Two soldiers from Morecambeare set to complete a simulated bike ride that will cover 500 miles. they will also have endure a simulated climb to raise money for the SSAFA Forces Help. Danny O’Donnell and Jay Wilcock are the two soldiers that will be taking on the challenge. Both are currently attending Morecambe High Schooland they are both from a team of 10 soldiers.
Danny said: “This is going to be an extremely hard challenge for me and my soldiers so I had to ensure I picked the fittest in the unit.”
Also Danny recently won a 40-mile ultramarathon challenge which may come in handy as this is also another endurance challenge.
Jay said: “The assessment and build-up to this was epic in itself and everyone has worked really hard.