Ironman Tom gearing up for challenge

With less than 12 weeks to go until the first Challenge Weymouth Ironman triathlon, we are delighted to announce that double Olympian and world medallist Tom Solesbury is gearing up for the challenge.

With less than 12 weeks to go until the first Challenge Weymouth Ironman triathlon, we are delighted to announce that double Olympian and world medallist Tom Solesbury is gearing up for the challenge.

Supporting the Youth Sport Trust and the Muscle Help Foundation, Tom has decided to take on this Ironman challenge and raise money for both causes.

Tom is a passionate supporter of the Youth Sport Trust and strongly believes in the organisation's determination to improve PE and school sport for young people. As an ambassador of the Muscle Help Foundation, Tom is also raising money for this small national charity which delivers highly personalised experiences, known as Muscle Dreams, for children and young people in the UK suffering from Muscular Dystrophy and allied neuromuscular conditions.

This challenge will have him take on an incredible 3.8k swim, 180k bike ride, finishing up with a mammoth 42k run. Always going the extra mile, Tom is hoping to break his previous time and complete this gruelling challenge is an incredible 9 hours, 45 minutes.

If you are interested in supporting Tom, please visit his online fundraising page at http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/TomSolesbury1

Tom is also offering a highly personalised and bespoke fundraising experience, where he is offering a three hour Olympic rowing experience for 12 people, with all money raised going towards his Ironman fundraising. Click here for more.

Please share this unique opportunity with your friends, family and colleagues, and contact Lindsay Nehorai on fundraising@youthsporttrust.org if you require any more information or would like to book your place. 

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