We are a group of friends and colleagues, many of whom had not been on a bike for about 20 years at the start of this project!
Divaka Perera (Consultant Cardiologist at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital, born in Sri Lanka)
Rob Daniels (General Practitioner in Devon, UK)
Michael Marber (Consultant Cardiologist and Professor of Cardiology at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital)
Peter O’Kane (Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Bournemouth Hospital)
Shamindra Perera (the only non medic in the group, born in Sri Lanka)
To improve the outcomes of children and adults with heart disease.
Cycle from the southernmost to the northernmost tip of Sri Lanka.
11th to 19th June 2017
From Dondra (South) to Point Pedro (North) via Sri Lanka’s East Coast
Distance approx 750km
The charity ride will be officially launched at the Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka Heart Association, at Hotel Galadari in Colombo, on Sat 10th June 2017