The 25-year-old, who has lived in Withington for the past four years, ended up purchasing a bike off eBay and booking a ticket to America, where he would spent the most memorable year of his life.
Manchester to London: Riders to battle Britain’s roads in 220-mile charity cycle challenge… in one day
Cyclists from across the UK will soon be pedalling the 220-mile journey from Manchester to London in just one day to raise £250,000 in aid of autism.
Dane on a plane: Peter Schmeichel fears volcano ash cloud repeat ahead of Man Utd charity cycle in Iceland
Speaking ahead of the Fire and Ice Cycle Challenge, the Great Dane revealed he had feared a repeat of the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in 2010, which left millions stranded
Didsbury restaurateur and nephew, 14, take on 100km cycle for The Christie in memory of late mother-in-law
The challenging 65-mile route starts in Wythenshawe Park, through Knutsford to Nantwich and then heads back through Middlewich to the Finish
Green light for Manchester’s second female statue as councillor pledges to raise funds by cycling length of UK
Plans to install a statue of an iconic female figure in Manchester city centre have been passed as a Didsbury councillor pledged to get on his bike to raise £50,000 to build it.
Ciarán, 31, best known for playing Mickey Maguire in Shameless and Gary Best in The Bill and Dylan Hodge in Waterloo Road, will be setting off alongside five Peugeot employees for the 26-mile slog
Cyclodeo, a Dutch website, offers the ultimate experience for two-wheeled enthusiasts wanting to know more about the roads around by allowing them to view videos of routes.
Endurance stroll, ramble and roll: Manchester Uni students organise gruelling 24-hour walk and cycle for charity
Students are attempting to raise £50,000 for Oxfam
Swim for Wheels for All charity
Cycle to work? Not us! Manchester City Council workers left in the slipstream of rival schemes across city and UK
The council has issued 825 certificates for cycle-to-work scheme
‘I hope the bastards get caught’: Terminally-ill fiancé of Chorlton cyclist speaks out against bike thieves
The bike was stolen ahead of The Christie charity cycle