E.F.R.U. Cycles for Charity Tour 2010 – in aid of Hospice Movement

April 6, 2010 in General

Following the enouncement, for the 3rd consecutive year, the event Cycling for Charity, will be organised by the Emergency Fire and Rescue Unit (EFRU). EFRU invites interested parties/cyclists who would like to participate and contribute towardsanothernobleevent,to attend a preliminary meeting on the 14th April 2010 at EFRU Head Office, Vjal ir-Rihan, San Gwann – 19.30 hours.

The Cycling for Charity Tour2010is set to start on the 7th May from Pozzallo via Modena – Ragusa – Francofonte to Lentini. At Lentini the cyclist and the backup team will make their way to “il-Gardino Del Sole” Residence. The following day, 8th May, the tour is to continue from Lentini via Sigonella, Paterno, Nicolosi, Etna Sud to Catania. The route was planned by EFRU in collaboration with the professional navigator Mr. Audrick Plum.

The total distance to be covered is 300km with an average speed of 16 to 20km per hour. The organising team is envisaging to cover the total distance for the first day of the tour by 1700 hours. This will give us time for a “spuntino” and leaving us sufficient time to rest. The following day is planned to start at 0700 hours with a quick breakfast so that we can make our way to continue our venture by 0900 hours.

Being for charity it is also a fund raising event, therefore each cyclist is to contribute €300 towards the expenses of this event. For an additional €50 we will include you sponsor logo on the shirt.

Intrested cylist can download application and medical form below;


Medical History for EFRU Cycling for Charity 2010