24hr horse ride raises funds for cancer charity

Posted on | 0 Responses

Members of a local fundraising group hosted a 24-hour horse riding event to raise money for Breast Cancer Research.

The event organised by Bethan's Pink Ladies took place across Friday and Saturday (September 287th and 28th), according to Oxford Mail.

It is being held in honor of the group's friend Bethan Reading, who died earlier this year, and has raised more than £15,000 so far.

Her sister Anna Reading said: "Horses were a part of Beth's life and after the event was suggested to us, we knew we wanted to be involved."

The occasion saw 12 teams riding for two hours each – with two riders opting to ride for the full 24 hours on different steeds across the day-long period – around locations surrounding Bicester such as Launton, Steeple Claydon, Winslow and Buckingham. A pink baton was passed along at checkpoints to mark progress.

A stall was also set up in Buckingham town centre to help spread information on the fundraising occasion.

All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. We make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. We will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. We will not be liable for any loss, injury or damage arising from the display or use of this information. This policy is subject to change at any time.
LIKED THIS? PLEASE SHARE...
Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Why Choose Us?

  • Pick and Choose policies - only pay for what you want!
  • 40% introductory discount for new policies
  • Additional 5% multi-horse discount*
*when you insure more than one horse Get A Quote

Horse Care & Tips

Various aspects relating to horse care, guidance and important information.

Find out more...

Need Assistance?

Our team is here to help find the right insurance package for you & your Horse.

Find out more...