UK time is: 19:59:33
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Geoff Thomas - Legend

Geoff Thomas raised over £170,000 for leukemia charities last year, completing the entire 2,200 mile route of the Tour de France.

“I have played for England alongside the likes of Gary Lineker and Alan Shearer but doing the Tour de France ranked above everything else I've done.' he said, announcing his latest challenge.

'I had been given three years to live so it also made me realise my good fortune to have received such fantastic treatment. That's why I've decided to now take on RAAM and to help others facing leukaemia.”

RAAM?

The Ride Across America. The toughest cycle race in the world. Fewer people have been into space than complete RAAM

Starting in San Diego, California, Thomas' four-man team will ride night and day through 14 US states, across deserts and mountains, to reach Atlantic City, New Jersey, 3,052 miles away on the east coast.

The team has less than 10 days to complete teh gruelling marathon, and Thomas himself will be competing whilst still recovering from debilitating chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation.

Seven times Tour de France champion, Lance Armstrong paid special tribute to Geoff saying

“I have been told that I was Geoff's inspiration but he has inspired millions”.



o donate, sponsor or for more information visit www.geoff-thomas.com




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 14 2006

Time: 7:56PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
WOT A HERO KEEP CYCLING GEOFF MATE
skellybob
Report Abuse
15/03/2006 11:29:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wolves Articles

Sako close to agreeing Villa deal (Tuesday April 21 2015)

Stats: Wolves v Ipswich (Monday April 20 2015)

Wolves foiled by the tractor boys (Saturday April 18 2015)

Now or never for Wolves (Friday April 17 2015)

Sako considering WBA and Villa offers (Thursday April 16 2015)

Wolves must fight on (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Stats: Middlesbrough v Wolves (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Archived Wolves Articles

List All Vital Wolves Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Derby County 44 21 13 10 32 76
6. Ipswich 44 21 12 11 18 75
7. Brentford 44 21 9 14 14 72
8. Wolves 44 20 12 12 11 72
9. Blackburn 43 15 15 13 4 60
10. Charlton 44 14 18 12 -2 60
11. Forest 44 15 14 15 4 59

Breaking League News

Keeper looking to emulate Leeds star youngster
» Leeds Utd : 21/04/2015 19:55:00
Blackburn v Millwall - Team Sheets
» Blackburn : 21/04/2015 19:05:00
Team Sheets - Blackburn v Millwall
» Millwall : 21/04/2015 19:02:00
Harris On Difficult Blackburn Test
» Millwall : 21/04/2015 17:33:00
We're Not Dunne Yet
» Millwall : 21/04/2015 17:28:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves pull off back-to-back promotions?
Suggested By:  
Yes 42%
No 58%