Drobe :: The archives
About Drobe | Contact | RSS | Twitter | Tech docs | Downloads | BBC Micro

CJE to raise cash for hospices

By Chris Williams. Published: 31st Aug 2005, 16:02:16 | Permalink | Printable

Generosity in stock

Photo of Chris EvansCJE Micros gaffer Chris Evans is set to compete in a grueling triathlon to raise cash for charity. The Southwater Sprint Triathlon, which involves a 400m swim in a lake, a 18.5km bike ride and a 3.8km run, is to take place on Sunday September 4th.

Although Chris aims to complete 22.7km of the punishing course, he says he has already bagged 300 quid in sponsorship and is seeking more.

"I have been doing swimming training for some years but only started training for the Cycling and Running this year," confessed brave Chris. He says he'll split the money raised between St Barnabas and "a suitable Hospice in a 'deprived area'."

Update at 13:20 1/9/2005
The event is to take place on Sunday 4th, and not Saturday as the article originally suggested.

Links

CJE seeks triathlon sponsorship - cheque, credit card accepted.

Previous: Castle push BASIC compiler
Next: Online banking with RISC OS

Discussion

Viewing threaded comments | View comments unthreaded, listed by date | Skip to the end

Why is this a RISC OS news item?

 is a RISC OS UserNeilWB on 1/9/05 5:45AM
[ Reply | Permalink | Report ]

CJE is a main RISC OS dealer.

 is a RISC OS Usersa110 on 1/9/05 8:36AM
[ Reply | Permalink | Report ]

Please login before posting a comment. Use the form on the right to do so or create a free account.

Search the archives

Today's featured article

  • South East show report
    VA Linux, graphics acceleration, CTL and ROL and more
     53 comments, latest by AMS on 01/11/04 1:01PM. Published: 23 Oct 2004

  • Random article

  • ROL decides on name change
    Nothing fancy
     15 comments, latest by sascott on 21/10/04 2:17AM. Published: 19 Oct 2004

  • Useful links

    News and media:
    IconbarMyRISCOSArcSiteRISCOScodeANSC.S.A.AnnounceArchiveQercusRiscWorldDrag'n'DropGAG-News

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    Dealers:
    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster

    Usergroups:
    WROCCRONENKACCIRUGSASAUGROUGOLRONWUGMUGWAUGGAGRISCOS.be

    Useful:
    RISCOS.org.ukRISCOS.orgRISCOS.infoFilebaseChris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collectionNetSurf

    Non-RISC OS:
    The RegisterThe InquirerApple InsiderBBC NewsSky NewsGoogle Newsxkcddiodesign


    © 1999-2009 The Drobe Team. Some rights reserved, click here for more information
    Powered by MiniDrobeCMS, based on J4U | Statistics
    "Most [articles] are unhealthily subjective, biased and increasingly boring rambles from the same few writers. Drobe is a tabloid. And its writers certainly not 'press'"
    Page generated in 0.0778 seconds.