Inspired by Martin Macari and his love of cricket, cycling and a challenge (amongst many other things) Alasdair and George will embark on their own challenge, raising money for Sporting Start. This charity was set up in Martin's memory (
Over 5 days, they will cover 500 miles as they cycle from the home of cricket in Morningside (Myreside) to a wee village ground in St John's Wood, London (Lords)! This won't be easy... However, if they knew that every mile would raise £10, saddle sores and funny walks in the evenings would be worth it!




£8,374.00 raised of £5,000.00 target by 223 supporters

Supporters 223

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About the good cause

Sporting Start Sporting Start

About Us

We believe that young people should have the opportunity to develop a life-long love of sport and experience all the benefits this brings.

Sporting Start exists to enable young people in Edinburgh and the Lothians to experience and enjoy sport.

We help individuals and groups who face financial or other barriers which limit their opportunity to access and participate in sport. We aim to provide funding support to help with for example, coaching, courses, events, facilities and sports equipment.

Sporting Start is a charity registered in Scotland, charity No. SC048015

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