Axminster IT chief riding for charity

PUBLISHED: 08:10 30 June 2016 | UPDATED: 08:10 30 June 2016

Damion Norcombe riding for Asthma UK

Damion Norcombe riding for Asthma UK

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Damion plans a 100mile cycle marathon to raise money for fellow asthma sufferers

Damion Norcombe who is cycling 100 miles in aid of Asthma UKDamion Norcombe who is cycling 100 miles in aid of Asthma UK

An Axminster IT manager is planning a 100-mile cycle ride to help fellow asthma sufferers.

Damion Norcombe, 35, who works at Axminster Tools and Machinery, is taking part in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 on Sunday, July 31.

He has taken on the challenge for Asthma UK because, throughout his childhood, he suffered from the condition, experiencing many attacks, some of which resulted in emergency hospitalisation.

Damion hopes that his contribution will, in a small way, help improve awareness and continue the great work that Asthma UK does. He hopes to raise more than £500.

Damion will be joining a team of 151 riders cycling for Asthma UK. To sponsor him, visit http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/Damion


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