Tour De Cure comes to town

Myrtleford Times - - NEWS -

MYRTLE­FORD’S Adam Cartwright was among a 74-strong pelo­ton on the Tour De Cure who rode into town on Fri­day af­ter­noon ped­alling the mes­sage about healthy life­styles and rais­ing money for can­cer re­search.

The High Coun­try Char­ity Ride en­joyed a lunch stop at St Mary’s Pri­mary School to pro­mote their cause.

“We left from Wan­garatta this morn­ing and will spend tonight in Bright, over the four days we travel across to Omeo and then back through Falls Creek, it’s about 460km.

“It started four years ago with just 30 rid­ers and last year the Tour de Cure got on board as well.”

When the tour re­turned to Wan­garatta on Mon­day the to­tal raised was in ex­cess of $40,000.

REST STOP: Myrtle­ford’s Adam Cartwright was among the Tour De Cure rid­ers who vis­ited St Mary’s Pri­mary School where he was able to catch up with his daugh­ter Laura.

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