Industry pros join forces in aid of charity bike ride


Industry professionals put the pedal to the metal recently, in aid of the Hair & Beauty Charity, raising over £9,000 towards helping hair and beauty professionals in need.

This year's annual charity bike ride took place in Girona, Spain, and was organised by Victor Pajak from Headquarters. The trip had a schedule catering for all levels of cycling expertise with expert bike guides who accompanied the fundraisers, taking the group on rides of varying abilities, with gentle routes to full-on adventures into the foothills and beyond.

In total, the cyclists achieved a total of £9,638.55 which will be donated to the charity. The top three fundraisers for 2019 were Stacey Humphreys from L'Oréal Professional who raised £1,779.17, Anne Veck who garnered £1,519 and Jason Miller from Charlie Miller salon who raised £1,080.

Other riders included Hair & Beauty Charity co-President, Philip Sharp, and charity supporters, Andre Marsh and David Dalrymple (Scruffs Hairdressing), Andrew and Julie Mercer (Goldwell), Brian Thomson (Leslie Hairdressing), Jeff Goodwin (Jeff Goodwin Hair), Kate Preston, Ian Chisham, Libby Rock and Alexander Bosher (Kate Preston Salons), Toby Dicker (The Chapel), Mariya Tsvetkova (Headquarters), and Stuart Chapman (L'Oréal Professional) .

Commenting on the charity bike ride, Hair & Beauty Charity Co-President, Philip Sharp, says: “Thank you so much to all the people who joined us this year and everyone who supported them in raising such a terrific amount of money for our industry charity.”

For more information about the Hair & Beauty Charity, visit www.hairandbeautycharity.org