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Hi everyone, just found this site and so far it has had some useful stuff for me, so thanks.

This year I am taking part in the Barry Sheene Memorial Motorcycle Challenge, raising money for the children's cancer charity, CLIC Sargent. We start at Brands Hatch at the end of June and do 1900 miles in 9 days, going through France, Germany, Belgium, and ending up at Assen for the TT before heading back to Harwich. I've not done this kind of length of trip before, or biked through Europe so any advice greatly appreciated. I'll be on a Kawasaki Versys, which so far I love (was on a Thundercat previously).

I've set up a little blog of how things are going (though it is a little random)
http://pcwww.liv.ac.uk/~duff/BarrySheeneChallenge.html

and if anyone is moved to make a small donation that would be cool
Justgiving - Barry Sheene Memorial Challenge

It's great to find a site with so much information and some really inspiring stories.

Duff
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