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Daggers Football to Amsterdam Success

Posted: Tue 07 Jun 2016

Four representatives of Dagenham and Redbridge completed the 145 mile bike ride from London to Amsterdam at the weekend.

The ride took place on Friday 3rd June and Saturday 4th June with 350 riders representing 54 Football League clubs and the wider football family, in the hope of raising £500,000. To sponsor the cyclists on this year’s #F2A event, visit:

Cycling for Dagenham and Redbridge this year was our Community Trust Manager Richard Tyne, Mark Harris; director of club sponsor Ramsey Moore, Community Coach Stacey Little and Hugh Backhouse; a year 6 teacher from Henry Green Primary School. The team are well on course to break the £5k mark!

Speaking after the event Dagenham and Redbridge Community Trust Manager Richard Tyne said, “It’s an amazing achievement to have completed the ride, it was tougher than any of us expected but it was an unforgettable experience.

“I couldn’t be prouder of our team for what they managed to accomplished and the fact it was for such a great charity makes it even more special”

The ride was covered via Twitter (@football_league and @ProstateUK) with the hashtag #F2A so make sure you check out the content from the weekend.

Everyone at Dagenham and Redbridge would like to congratulate the Daggers representatives for their fantastic achievement. A selection of photos can be found below