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Saturday’s times & Photos live

Hello there!  Hope your sat with you feet up (or on the desk!) with a good brew in your hand and revelling in your glory from Saturday. You were one of nearly 1000 riders flying through the Test Valley lanes in memory of Nelson Pratt and raising crucial funds for CALM, we can’t thank you

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RIDERS BRIEF – ALL THE KEY INFO FOR SATURDAY!

Hello everyone! Hope this find you in fine fettle and your legs are twitching with excitement…  So here we are again, the 6th instalment of Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley on Saturday 15th September has rolled into town again. This ‘riders brief’ contains all the crucial information you need for the day. Please read it

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Order Your 2018 VANS x CALM cycle jersey now!

Hello there! We are areally chuffed to launch the brand spanking new exclusive jersey & cap, we reckon it’s a cracker. These sell out quick every year so PLEASE order now. All proceeds go direct to CALM so great way of raising a few pennies. ORDER HERE NOW Jerseys are £45.00 & caps £12.00 –

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ENTRY FOR 2018 RIDE NOW OPEN!

Hey there, happy NY to you all! Entries for 2018 ride on SATURDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER are now live and firing in already. We’d love to see you in 2018, and a huge thank you again for everyone who has ridden over the last 5 years – we’ve hit £250,000 raised so far… incredible effort and

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A MASSIVE THANKS & 2017 ROUND UP

Hi there everyone! Hope this email finds you, and more importantly, your legs in good shape after your heroic efforts last week at Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley. Trust you’re all walking a little more normal again now! CALM and us as event organisers cannot thank you enough for coming to ride our event. Not

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ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR 2017 – WE NEED YOU!

SOME REALLY IMPORTANT NEWS… Entry for the 2016 event is NOW OFFICIALLY OPEN!  Hi everyone! We are limiting the event again to 800 online places, PLEASE enter asap to secure your place as it is guaranteed to sell out again, and there will be very limited entries on the day. Prices are staying exactly the same.    COME AND

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A HUMONGOUS THANK YOU FROM US & CALM!

Hi there everyone! A week has passed since your heroic efforts and beaming smiles at Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley, we hope the legs are nearly back to normal! CALM and us here at the event truly cannot thank you enough, not just for helping us precious money for CALM, but also for the special

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IMPORTANT! RIDERS BRIEF FOR SAT 16th SEPT 2017.

  Hello everyone! Well here we are, the big day has rolled around again, the 5th instalment of Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley on Saturday 16th September is here! This ‘riders brief’ contains all the crucial information you need for the day. Please read it very carefully.  Firstly a hugely sincere thank you for entering

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NELSON’S TOUR DE TEST VALLEY HAS HELPED PREVENT 765 SUICIDES

With your incredible help (and incredible legs!) over the last 3 years Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley has raised more than £150,000 for CALM, helping to prevent over 765 suicides. We have put this graphic together to show you exactly where all those pedal revs, hard work and your precious pennies have gone, and the

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BRAND NEW ‘RIDE ON NELLY’ JERSEY & CAPS ON SALE NOW!

NEWSFLASH! The brand new, rather snazzy and highly exclusive ‘Ride On Nelly x CALM x VANS’ jersey is on sale now. We think it’s a cracker, hope you like it too, and there’s a new riding cap as well. Only 250 made so get in quick. All profit from sales goes straight to CALM. Prices:

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