With 2018 fast approaching you are probably asking yourself what you can do to to be part of the New Year, New You movement. The brilliant news is that we have something that will tick a few boxes! In aid of Special Olympics Solent we are holding a 24hr SPINATHON starting on Friday 2nd February and ending on Saturday 3rd February at the Chamberlayne Leisure Centre.

We need brilliant people like you to form teams with friends, family and workmates. If you think you are up for the challenge and would like to take part in something amazing please read on...

24hr SPINATHON - What's Happening? >>>

Our first ever Charity Spinathon will fundraise money for our nominated charity, Special Olympics Solent and will begin at 12 noon on Friday 2nd February.

How does it work? >>>

- Each team will have one member on their spin bike for the entire duration of the 24 hours.
- Teams can swap in and out at hourly intervals until the event finishes at 12 noon on Saturday 3rd February.
- Teams need to fundraise the £100 to cover the cost of the bike - plus more to support our cause.

How do I get involved? >>>

Entering your team is easy - click here and setup your team. After this - fundraise away for this incredible cause!

What happens with the proceeds? >>>

All proceeds from this brilliant event will go to Special Olympics Solent. Special Olympics Solent's mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic sporting disciplines, for all children and adults with intellectual [learning] disabilities, giving them opportunities to develop their physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in sharing skills, gifts and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Do I have to be superfit to take part? >>>

We recommend that you should be comfortable taking part in exercise, however, this is not meant to be an all-out, gruelling event! Go at a speed you are happy with and make sure that you let the spin instructor know if you have any problems or queries.

Sign up online today here.

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