This beautifully shot video starts by explaining where the idea came from, why they are doing it and how long they had to prepare (just 3 months!). On the 19th April 2012, their adventure begins from Marble Arch in London and takes them through to the Arc de Triomph in Paris via Dover / Calais where they battle the weather, illness and 260 gruelling miles in the saddle. But did they complete it in just 24 hours!
At 20:00 on Thursday 19th April 2012 six cyclists attempted to ride from London to Paris in under 24 hours.
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Find out more about EPA and the work they do here:
The LTP24 team in total raised over £6,000 for KEP (now Education Partnerships Africa). The money helped fund the charity’s 2012 summer project in Kisii and Kakamega, delivering critical infrastructural improvements to ten Kenyen secondary schools.