What a start to the year so far for this challenge.
Myself and Gav would like to say a massive to thanks to all the companies who have so far pledged their support in various capacities, to make this challenge SPECIAL.
RGK - Michael Sheen and his team have designed the chairs we will push in. This is a first for them and a great project for them to support us with. RGK have been supporting us for a number of years with every challenge we do and also with NFOW OCR events.
Tony Morris - ITV Granada Tonight news presenter will be joining us on the Manchester stretch. He is in constant contact with us and keeping himself active to make sure he keeps with us on-route.
Safety Lifting Gear - Mike Hughes has been supporting me with NFOW OCR events and my harness which keeps me safe and secure. He is supplying myself and Gav with our safety pushing helmets and Hi Vis vests needed- Top Gun eat your heart out.
FitBit UK - Thanks to Paula Morgan for her contact with FitBit who have provided myself and Gav with FitBit Surge to help monitor our training and record.
Zeus Races - Mark Noble and Gav the RD, our the backbone to this challenge. Obviously Gav is pushing alongside me, but the big hunk of love Mr Mark Noble is our support driver in the Zeus vehicles. TOP BLOKES- HUGE HEARTS
VVV Health and Leisure Club - Simon and the crew at my local gym continuously supports everything we do and especially with my SLED PUSHING lol.
Toyota UK - Thanks to Kev Cook who is raising money for our cause and this will be matched by Toyota UK and we will be supporting Cancer Care. Another charity and changing lives.
Preston North End - Thanks to Andy Livingstone who has helped me speak with PNE and some of their players and Management will be joining us on the Preston stretch. We will be supporting their charity Rainbow House which is fantastic.
Invictusacive - Thanks to Dawn, my wife, who gave me the contact. Scott and Paul have provided myself and Gav with Trainers to help in our training for this challenge. This has been amazing especially for Gav as he gets to grips with his positioning and the realisation on the difficulty and challenge ahead. AWESOME PIECE OF EQUIPMENT.
Co Op - Thanks to Emma Dye who has managed to sponsor our last day coming to Gav's home town Sudbury
BayFit Ltd - Rick and Jefferson have put together a strength training programme and nutritional programme for me and help with improving my strength and stamina. Plus shouting at me LOL
Bannatynes - Thanks to Gav who is a PT in the Rotherham club, they have been amazing and are sponsoring our protein needed, plus they are going to get all 60 clubs involved and help change lives.
And last but certainly not least!
The Online Marketing Store - Stuart Andrews who has been an amazing support with our website. He has designed and created this amazing tool and up-dates this with whatever is needed. If you need a website designing then highly recommended.
So this is the support we've received so far!
We are also in discussion with a number of companies for:
And you can read here how we're already changing lives with the 20Twenty Challenge.
Huge Thanks - Shaun and Gav