US road trip collection

A NAILSEA design engineer who plans to cycle 5,000 miles across the USA for disaster relief charity ShelterBox next month will pedal for the equivalent of a an American working day on Saturday to help him on his way.

Richard Boxhall, of Newton Green, will be collecting for the trip outside Waitrose in the town centre, from 10am-4pm while riding a static trainer.

He intends to leave Neah Bay, in Washington State, on August 7, riding solo and unsupported for 90 days, finishing in Miami Beach, in Florida in October.

Anyone wishing to sponsor him can donate via

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