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Tour Of Pembrokeshire Is Launched

by Henry Peacock

The 2013 Tour of Pembrokeshire launch which is sponsored by Valero and supported by the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park is underway. To celebrate this two riders will endure  a non-stop coast to coast 350 mile tandem bike ride from Whitesands in St David's, Pembrokeshire to Southwold in East Anglia.

Peter Walker and Carlos Mujica of Pembrokeshire Bikes, Tour of Pembrokeshire organising sponsors, set out at 8.30am on the 31st July 2012 and will be arriving at their destination at some point in the late afternoon or early evening on the 1st August 2012 after riding through the night.

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The ride will take Peter and Carlos through the following places: - Whitesands, Haverfordwest, St Clears, Carmarthen, Llandeilo, Llandovery, Brecon, Abergavenny, Raglan, Monmouth, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Stow on the Wold, Chipping Norton, Buckingham, Milton Keynes, Bedford, St Neots, Cambridge, Newmarket, Bury St Edmunds, Stowmarket, Yoxford, Southwold.The Tour of Pembrokeshire takes place on Saturday 27th April 2013. For entry: www.tourofpembrokeshire.co.uk

This event doesn't only herald the opening of the 2013 Tour of Pembrokeshire but is also in aid of World Bicycle Relief. World Bicycle Relief is an amazing charity that literally changes lives by giving poverty stricken people from the third world the gift of a bike, making them more mobile and so opening up opportunities from work, education and health otherwise closed to them.  Each bike costs £95, if that is more than you can afford, why not club together with your family, friends or colleagues and donate a bike today.If you would like to donate to this very worthy cause please go to the Pembrokeshire Bikes Virgin Money Charity page.