I Have been asked to publicise this:
LONDON 2012 SEEKS TANDEM BIKES AND THEIR CYCLISTS FOR THE BIGGEST SHOW ON EARTH
''The search is on for Volunteer Cyclists to cycle their tandems into the stadium as part of the Olympic Ceremonies.We are ideally looking for the combination of a sighted and a visually impaired cyclist but are keen to hear from any combination of riders at this stage....Need to be over 18 on March 1st 2012, and be able to attend a casting session on March 3rd, plus some rehearsal sessions in East London from June to August 2012.
If you are interested in being part of this once in a lifetime opportunity please email the following citing TANDEM BIKES in the subject title to
- A photo of you both and your bike.She said in conversation that was not strictly necessary, if a problem.
2.Short description of both cyclists
- Contact details (name, address, email, phone number).
- We will then contact you directly if we would like you to be involved.
Closing date for applications is Friday 17th February. ''
This email came to me via Laura Windows at London 2012 and the Tandem Club.