Gursu Mertel

Riding 1000km's to change lives

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My target 1000 kms

I'm fundraising for a great cause!

I’m doing the JDRF One Ride to raise funds for type 1 diabetes! This means I will be riding from 29th Aug to 20th September alongside the world’s biggest cycling event in France. While I am challenging myself and competing against other cyclists, I am also raising funds to support research to cure, prevent and better treat type 1 diabetes.

Type 1 diabetes can strike anyone at any time, and 7 Australians are diagnosed every day. Diagnosis means a 24/7 fight with no break and facing an extra 180 decisions a day to remain safe and healthy. JDRF is the largest funder of type 1 diabetes research in the world.

DONATE NOW to help change the lives of more than 120,000 Australians living with T1D. Thank you!

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Friday 11th Sep
Hi everyone, what a great cause to ride for. Honestly, I couldn’t think of  any better way to utilise my cycling to something so important. 
My both parents and few mates battling with this disease.

I am keep sweating on my bike to help to raise funds to find cure for this disease.

Ride safe, ride life! 

Gursu 

Thank you to my Sponsors

$156

Brendan Dewar

For a very good cause, cure diabetes!

$104

Metin Alev

Good cause, cook those tires :)

$65.52

Sunam Amatya

$52

Donna Forbes

Amazing!

$52

Willem B

Go you good thing!!!

$52

Judith Blinkhorn

Great work Gursu - and thank you for taking this on - it is for a great cause. Best wishes from Judith and the Epicure /Spotless team at Taronga Zoo.

$52

Alex Emson

Great effort mate!

$50

Neville Alexander

Good luck Gursu! Great cause to ride for

$50

Jess

Well done Gursu!! An amazing achievement for a great cause!

$26

Gursu Mertel

$26

Simon Dewar

Well done Gursu, good luck mate

$25

Mitchell Hood

$10

Candice Demarco