Entries are now being accepted for the annual Bon Accord Bike Ride which will take place in Aberdeen later this month.
The event will take place in and around Aberdeen’s Hazlehead Park on Sunday, May 20th from 11am and this year’s main sponsor is global communications specialists, Hermes Datacomms.
The Bon Accord Bike Ride is staged each year by the Rotary Club of Bon Accord and offers three routes for cyclists of all abilities, from a one-mile children’s route to a seven mile journey and a more challenging 22-mile circuit through the Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire countryside.
This year’s beneficiaries will be Aberdeen Foyer, UNICEF and Rotary’s own charitable organisation, Rotary International. Other sponsors of the event are Duncan & Todd, William Wilson and Riverside Chiropractic.
Hermes Datacommunications International Ltd specialises in providing tailored Wide Area Communications to the upstream oil and gas industry worldwide including remote and challenging locations such as Algeria, Angola, Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Libya, the Middle East, Iraq, USA, Russia and Turkmenistan. During two decades of operation, the company has worked in 54 countries representing 92 per cent of the world’s oil and gas reserves.
The Rotary Club of Aberdeen Bon Accord was established in 2004 and is one of Aberdeen’s newest Rotary Club’s and the only one to hold weekly breakfast meetings. These take place at the Cults Hotel between 7.15am and 8.30am and new members are welcome. To find out more, visit www.bonaccordrotary.com
To find out more about the Bon Accord Bike Ride 2012, visit www.bonaccordbikeride.co.uk