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We are still very actively seeking corporate and individual financial contributions for our ongoing fundraising efforts. If you can help in any way please contact us at roof_of_Africa_on_wheels@blueyonder.co.uk .        

We would like to acknowledge the following Sponsors / supporters.

The Royal Marines  - supplying the mountain support team.

Alpha Techlabs - Alan Williams - for hosting the website on his server and supplying technical support.

Applied Satellite Technology Chris Woods for his continued support of my challenges and once again supplying a satellite telephone - our link to the world whilst on the mountain.

Berghaus Chris Lines - for supplying kit for some of the core team and myself.

Chevron Wheelchairs - Phil Casso and his workforce, for supplying the special wheelchair and technical support.

Camelbak Vincent la Moureux and Danielle Guillard for supplying the core team with hydration systems and a draw prize. vlamoureux@camelbak.com

Co-op Travelcare - Andre Ashford - Regional Manager for his continued support and for assisting in securing the best deals for flights to Tanzania.

Madisons for continued support and supplying various items of bike kit and spare components.

Ricoh - Dominic Wingent - for continued support and supplying the all new RDC-i700 image capturing device.

Streamlight Gerry Gillougley for supplying the team with head torches and inova microlights & supplying prizes for the fundraising draw.

Specialized Carol Armstrong for supplying spare tyres, tubes etc just in case those little disasters should happen en-route.

TW Metals Phil Stone for continued support and supplying the titanium poles for the workload that lies ahead.

Zyro Cateye Nicky Piper - for supplying various components for the upkeep, safety and maintenance of the chair, a cateye cyclo-computer and draw prize.

Bridgedale - George Crawford-Smith - for supplying their quality socks to help keep Jon's legs warm on the mountain.

EWCB - Vicki Bailey for securing 'Kwik Cricket' equipment for the Mkombozi centre for street children, Moshi Orphanage and the International School of Moshi.

Facewest - Stuart and Jake - for much appreciated eleventh hour material support.

North Cape Neil McAdie for supplying prize for the fundraising draw.

Jordan cereals Mark Crawford for supplying cereals and cereal bars for the training events; Jordans' can be contacted at:
Holme Mills,
SG18 9JY
Tel: 01767 319426

Julbo - Lyon equipment for material support and a draw prize.

Karrimor Simon Wilkinson for supplying a hot route day rucksack for the online fundraising draw.

RFU - Steve Farr - for supplying a draw prize and rugby kit for the school accommodating Jon and the team.

Snugpac Vicki Harrison for supplying the travel pack 1200 sleeping bag for the draw. Snugpak, Waterloo Mills, Howden Rd, Silsden, W Yorks, BD20 0HA
Tel: 01535 654479

Traser UK Ltd Roger Green (MD) for supplying a Traser S3000 wrist watch and Plastimo compass for the fundraising draw.

Varna Georgi and Andrea Georgiev for their continued support.

Woods Cycles John Woods - for his continued support and maintaining both the mountain chair (bike section) and keeping the Varna II handcycle roadworthy.              Contact 0117 9352042

Cromwell Classic - Nick and Joe Cromwell for their support and financial contribution.

MIG manpower services - financial contribution.

New Station Property Developments - MD Shaun Davies  for his continued support and financial contribution.

Treasure Cleaning Services  - MD Geoff Treasure  for his continued support and financial contribution.

Unity Tyres Bristol - for their continued support and financial contribution.

HE-MAN Equipment Ltd financial contribution.

Provincial Grand Lodge of Somerset financial contribution.

Glen cleaning company limited MD Iain Lewis - financial contribution.

East Street Jewellers - Gary Trimlett financial contribution.

Manning Jewellers - Malcolm Manning    financial contribution.

Watson Gym Equipment MD Simon Watson financial contribution.

Williams Automobiles MD Richard Williams - financial contribution.

Bristol Trade Centre MD Clive Franklin financial contribution.

DB hand controls - MD Dave Bates - financial contribution.

Rajani Wholesale Ltd - MD R.V. Rajani - financial contribution and material resources for the school project and orphanage.