25 July 2012
Each month the Breeze team picks their favourite cycling related things. This could be products, stories, websites, shops, campaigns – anything really! If you would like to suggest some great things that you think the Breeze network might like, please email them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
This month, Breeze Likes....
Eileen Gray CBE – This week, former British Cycling President and women’s cycling pioneer Eileen Gray CBE became one of the oldest Olympic torch bearers on the route as she carried the torch through Kingston upon Thames. Eileen is aged 92 and really is a true champion of women’s cycling.
Go Girl Campaign - A campaign from the Women's Sports and Fitness Foundation to create the biggest ever celebration of female sporting achievement and to inspire each other to get fit, happy and healthy. #gogirl
Patisserie Cyclisme - Our friends at Patisserie Cyclisme have a brand new website and we think it's fab. You can read cafe and cake reviews and even submit your own - check it out!
Cycling to Suffrage Exhibition - Wednesday 21 March - Saturday 8 September 2012 the women's library at London Metropolitan University uses artefacts to explore the politics of women's cycling in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Britain, with a focus on the suffrage campaign and some surprising revelations along the way.
Cecily Pearce - Cecily is an artist and musician raising money for a charity in Malawi called Temwa, specifically for a tree planting project. Her aim is to busk and gig as she goes to facillitate a carbon neutral music tour whilst raising money for the project. Check out her website!