Sam Funnell completes The Crossing… just about

Sam Funnell completes The Crossing… just about

Sam Funnell, Branch Manager from Fine & Country Rugby, tackled The Crossing. The three-day cycling challenge took Sam from the west coast of England to the east to support homeless causes from 10th-12th August.To donate to Sam’s challenge, click here.Sam rode with a group across the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and Yorkshire Moors for 200 miles, reaching 18,000 ft of elevation.Each day they cycled for between 60 and 70 miles on the mountainous terrain. On Day 1, the sun was blazing and the heavens opened to drench the cyclists. Sam said: “It was a fantastic ride and loads of fun. As we approached Ullswater it was so steep and slippery from the rain that we had to carry our bikes to the summit of the mountain.”On Day 2, the sun shone and Sam took in the breath-taking scenery from Britain’s most iconic national parks. However, this is when everything (literally) went downhill for Sam. While riding down a steep hill, Sam caught his bike on a rock and ‘flew like Superman’ onto t...

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14th Aug 2018
Almost halfway: race five, Milton Keynes
(Left to right: Malcolm Lindley, Founder and Trustee of The Fine & Country Foundation, Emma Preston, Regional Manager of GPEA, Clint Nyk...
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13th Aug 2018
The Crossing: Cycle England coast to coast
Three days, two coasts and one incredible adventure.Sam Funnell from Fine & Country Rugby will take on the challenge of cycling from the...
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7th Aug 2018
Fine & Country Fashion Show With a Charity Twist
Join Fine & Country Leamington Spa and Stratford-Upon-Avon for a magnificent lunch and fashion show on Sunday 16th September.The venue,...
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6th Aug 2018
Events this Year
We have plenty of exciting events coming up this year for you to join or sponsor. We are constantly updating this article to add more events...
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5th Aug 2018
Could you cycle 2,500 miles in 12 months?
Richard Meyerowitz set himself the task of cycling 2,500 miles in 2018. This is the most enduring cycle challenge ever attempted for The Fin...
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20th Jul 2018
12 Marathon Challenge hits heatwave: Race four, Stoke-on-Trent
Support their mission by donating here.Temperatures reached a sweltering 28 degrees Celsius for Emma Preston, Regional Manager for GPEA and...
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17th Jul 2018
Fine & Country celebrates 10 years of the Gold Cup
The Fine & Country Gold Cup celebrated its 10th anniversary in style on Saturday 7th July 2018, raising £2,386.12 for homelessness.Crowd...
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13th Jul 2018
Three down, nine to go: 12 Marathons Challenge completes Yeovil, Somerset
Brighton, Exeter and now Yeovil. Emma Preston, Regional Manager for GPEA and Clint Nykamp from Fine & Country West Midlands have success...
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13th Jun 2018
Celebrating 10 years of the Fine & Country Gold Cup
Join us for a fun-filled day of polo, refreshments and relaxing in the sun for the 10th anniversary of the Fine & Country Gold Cup at Da...
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11th Jun 2018
Quiz time in North London: book your tickets now!
Fine & Country Cockfosters invites you to an afternoon of fun and games for all the family on Saturday 28th July. Schedule of event...
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10th Jun 2018
Fine & Country hosts its second Ladies Lunch & Fashion Show at stunning manor house
Join us on Saturday 16th June at Grafton Manor for the second Ladies Lunch & Fashion Show for a fantastic day out to raise money for hom...
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9th Jun 2018
Mission Impossible: 12 marathons in 12 months
Our most enduring challenge yet.Emma Preston, Regional Manager for GPEA and Clint Nykamp, Partner from Fine & Country West Midlands will...
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4th Jun 2018

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