Peter Gurkin

Peter Gurkin
Riding in memory of Mum
In Australia, 3 children die of cancer every week. Please sponsor me and support my challenge to fight kids' cancer and save little lives!
I've Ridden 1,625.2 km to fight kids' cancer
My Rankings
  • National: 27th
  • State: 4th in Vic
I've raised $5,655.87 My goal is $5,700 Donate Now

I'm Riding For

Mum

Mum

My Story

This October, I am taking part in the Great Cycle Challenge to fight kids' cancer!

Because right now, cancer is the largest single killer of children from disease in Australia – over 600 children are diagnosed with cancer every year and sadly, 3 die every week.

Kids should be living life, not fighting for it.

And so I am riding and raising funds to support the Children's Medical Research Institute to continue their work into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and finding a cure for childhood cancer.

Please support my challenge by making a donation through my fundraising page to give these kids the brighter futures they deserve.

Together, we can save little lives.

Thanks for your support.

Peter

My Challenge

  • 11.4 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Saturday, November 30, 2019
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  • 11.8 km ride - Lunch Ride - Saturday, November 30, 2019
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  • 14.9 km ride - Night Ride - Friday, November 29, 2019
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  • 15.2 km ride - Morning Ride - Friday, November 29, 2019
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  • 20.2 km ride - Evening Ride - Thursday, November 28, 2019
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  • 15.4 km ride - Lunch Ride - Thursday, November 28, 2019
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  • 11.3 km ride - Evening Ride - Sunday, November 24, 2019
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  • 20.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Sunday, November 24, 2019
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  • 17.7 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Friday, November 22, 2019
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  • 15.5 km ride - Morning Ride - Friday, November 22, 2019
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  • 16.7 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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  • 51.0 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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  • 17.0 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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  • 15.5 km ride - Morning Ride - Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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  • 16.1 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, November 18, 2019
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  • 15.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, November 18, 2019
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  • 16.9 km ride - Evening Ride - Wednesday, November 13, 2019
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  • 15.4 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, November 13, 2019
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  • 15.4 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, November 13, 2019
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  • 20.4 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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  • 15.4 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, November 11, 2019
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  • Nearly there
    10 Nov 2019

    Hi,

    Last month, I rode 1150.2km in the 2019 Great Cycle Challenge to fight kids' cancer.

    It was fun and worth it.

    In the end together we raised $5568!!! Thanks to those that donated, we are a step closer to ending childhood cancer and saving little lives.

    Another big THANK YOU to everyone who sponsored my challenge as together we achieved 3rd place in Victoria as of midnight 31 October 2019. It was your support that kept me pedalling until the last day.

    Your generous donation will support Children's Medical Research Institute to allow them to continue their work to care for these kids, develop innovative treatments and find a cure for childhood cancer.

    But there's more..........

    The Challenge is continuing through till 28 November 2019, so to those that may not have had the chance to donate, you still can, true story.

    I'm going to increase my fundraising goal and of course increase my ride goal.

    I've dropped a size in my lycra outfit so let's not let that go to waste.

    Click below to view my progress throughout the month and if you can, donate also:

    https://greatcyclechallenge.com.au/Riders/PeterGurkin/m

    Thanks again, your support is greatly appreciated.

    Peter (Parker)

    Nearly there
    Posted 146 days ago
  • 11.4 km ride - Evening Ride - Sunday, November 10, 2019
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  • 27.5 km ride - Morning Ride - Sunday, November 10, 2019
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  • 11.4 km ride - Evening Ride - Saturday, November 9, 2019
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  • 20.1 km ride - Lunch Ride - Saturday, November 9, 2019
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  • 20.2 km ride - Evening Ride - Friday, November 8, 2019
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  • 15.4 km ride - Morning Ride - Friday, November 8, 2019
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  • 15.1 km ride - Di2 is awesome when the battery goes flat........my fault, at least I wasn’t spinning - Wednesday, 30 October 2019
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  • 22.4 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Thursday, 31 October 2019
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  • 17.1 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Wednesday, 30 October 2019
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  • 15.1 km ride - Morning Ride - Thursday, October 31, 2019
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  • 20.6 km ride - Evening Ride - Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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  • 15.1 km ride - Morning Ride - Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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  • 10.8 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, October 28, 2019
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  • 11.7 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Monday, October 28, 2019
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  • 15.0 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, October 28, 2019
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  • 11.4 km ride - Evening Ride - Sunday, October 27, 2019
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  • 12.9 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Sunday, October 27, 2019
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  • 62.8 km ride - Morning Ride - Sunday, October 27, 2019
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  • 23.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Saturday, October 26, 2019
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  • 20.2 km ride - Evening Ride - Wednesday, October 23, 2019
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  • 49.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, October 23, 2019
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  • Spider-man returns
    22 Oct 2019

    You can start calling me Peter Parker from tomorrow as I’ll be wearing my Spider-man disguise when riding.

    This ‘hero’ top is received when $2.5K in donations is received.

    Thanks to all of you for helping raise money for this fantastic cause.

    Off I go again......

    Spider-man returns
    Posted 165 days ago
  • 20.2 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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  • 15.2 km ride - Morning Ride - Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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  • 20.1 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, October 21, 2019
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  • 15.1 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, October 21, 2019
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  • 60.3 km ride - Evening Ride - Sunday, October 20, 2019
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  • 23.3 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Saturday, October 19, 2019
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  • 20.0 km ride - Evening Ride - Thursday, October 17, 2019
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  • 13.8 km ride - Morning Ride - Thursday, October 17, 2019
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  • 20.3 km ride - Evening Ride - Wednesday, October 16, 2019
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  • $5,000 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $5,000 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 171 days ago
  • 50.7 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, October 16, 2019
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  • 20.9 km ride - Evening Ride - Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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  • 14.9 km ride - Morning Ride - Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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  • 25.4 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, October 14, 2019
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  • 14.9 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, October 14, 2019
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  • 15.0 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, October 14, 2019
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  • 100.4 km ride - Morning Ride - Saturday, October 12, 2019
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  • 16.6 km ride - Evening Ride - Friday, October 11, 2019
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  • 1.9 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Friday, October 11, 2019
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  • 8.6 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Friday, October 11, 2019
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  • 15.2 km ride - Morning Ride - Friday, October 11, 2019
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  • $2,500 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $2,500 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 177 days ago
  • Off the road till Friday
    9 Oct 2019

    Sorry everyone, off the road till Friday coz of work commitments. I’ll make up for the lack of performance on the weekend and will churn out some kms.

    Posted 178 days ago
  • 17.8 km ride - Evening Ride - Monday, October 7, 2019
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  • 15.2 km ride - Morning Ride - Monday, October 7, 2019
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  • 150.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Sunday, October 6, 2019
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  • 12.1 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Saturday, October 5, 2019
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  • 20.6 km ride - Morning Ride - Saturday, October 5, 2019
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  • 20.5 km ride - Afternoon Ride - Friday, October 4, 2019
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  • $1,000 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $1,000 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 183 days ago
  • 25.8 km ride - Morning Ride - Friday, October 4, 2019
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  • Past $500
    2 Oct 2019

    Thanks everyone for getting me past my initial target of $500. I’ll be donning the love handle hugging lycra and smashing those kms.

    Posted 184 days ago
  • 25.9 km ride - Evening Ride - Wednesday, October 2, 2019
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  • $500 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $500 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 185 days ago
  • $250 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $250 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 185 days ago
  • 15.3 km ride - Morning Ride - Wednesday, October 2, 2019
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  • 15.5 km ride - Evening Ride - Tuesday, October 1, 2019
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  • 14.9 km ride - Evening Ride - Tuesday, October 1, 2019
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  • 0.6 km ride - Morning Ride - Tuesday, October 1, 2019
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