• Bristol Rugby Community Foundation
Bristol cycling challenge partners


Sprague Gibbons

We are immensely proud to be supporting 'Break the Cycle', as primary sponsor. We think Bristol Rugby Community Foundation is a fantastic charity that strives to help change young people's lives for the better through sport – and we are delighted to be playing a part!

As for Sprague Gibbons, we are a boutique advertising consultancy that takes an intelligent approach to helping our clients with their marketing needs. Our recruitment communications team has always focused on giving the best possible service – and we rely purely on word of mouth referrals. From a perfectly pitched recruitment ad, or a beautiful and engaging website, right through to a complete re-brand, we are able to help. Among many others, both big and small, we have worked for Lloyds Register, Aardman Animations, Sony, Morgan Sindall, Acorn's Children's Hospice and Clear Channel.



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Aspire give personal financial planning and investment advice. In our day to day business we see the positive effect that taking an interest, giving guidance and creating a plan for someone can have. We also educate and explain consequences to help prevent clients from making poor choices. We've seen the positive powers of recreational physical activity so encourage and help our employees get involved in sport, fitness and outdoor activities.

But our clients and employees are in much more fortunate circumstances compared to the young people Bristol Rugby Community Foundation help. That's why it's so fantastic to see rugby union values successfully reach out to, engage and educate so many disaffected young people in our community and why Aspire support Break The Cycle.


Bishop Fleming

Bishop Fleming is one of the most vibrant top 40 accountants and business advisers in the UK. Working with businesses in the communities that we operate in means that we get to see first-hand the great work that organisations such as the Bristol Rugby Community Foundation can do. We are proud to be involved in such a worthwhile venture for the third year and look forward to the challenge!


MHR Manager

MHR Manager is a team of HR Consultants who specialise in helping businesses to make the most of their employees by providing a bespoke, pragmatic and refreshing personal service. It’s like having your own in-house HR Manager, bringing you the benefits of expert advice and ongoing support without the costs attached.

Encouraging involvement in sports teams coupled with the support offered by the Bristol Rugby Community Foundation is so valuable to the young people of Bristol, and this is why we have chosen to sponsor ‘Break The Cycle’ again this year.


Medical Web Designs

Medical Web Designs are the UK's leading website designers specialising in building bespoke websites for Surgeons and other medical professionals .Our team is small but effective, and we take pride in offering an expert and yet friendly service to our clients. We take the terminology and mystique around much of what happens in medical practice and condense it into easily accessible and visually engaging websites, designed to drive the maximum amount of relevant traffic through to just the right medical specialist. We are delighted to be supporting Bristol Rugby Community Foundation's and Break the Cycle. The Foundation's dedication and commitment to engaging and developing young people - enabling them to make stronger choices for their futures - is both impressive and inspiring.



At Nando's our restaurants build relationships with community projects across the country. Bristol Rugby Community Foundation is one of such brilliant projects we are involved with. Nando's have an ambition to create lasting relationships with our communities through involvement from our restaurants. Nando's being involved in the Break The Cycle event helps the development of sport in all ages across our local community here in Bristol along with Gloucester and Bath. Of course we also recognise the importance of good nutrition and how important being well fuelled before, during and after a ride is. For this reason we will be supporting Break The Cycle 2017 by providing delicious and nutritious snacks to ensure all cyclists have the energy needed to reach the finish line. Looking forward to the cycling. We think! 


BW Cycling

BW Cycling combines the experience of a three times Olympic cyclist and a world champion triathlete to bring you a complete cycling experience, from bike selection, bike fitting, fitness assessments and regular servicing through to specialist talks, physiotherapy and personal training.

Specialists in road, triathlon and mountain bikes. Offering experienced independent advice and the best brands for all levels of rider, from beginner to elite.

BW Cycling are providing techncial support for the BTC for the third year running. Co-owner Oli Beckingsale is also an ambassador for the event.



TrueStart is the only coffee in the world designed specifically for sports performance, with the perfect caffeine boost every time and no crash. Launched by triathletes Simon and Helena Hills after coming up with the idea during IronMan training, TrueStart is a Bristol-based startup that has won over an army of loyal customers including Olympic athletes. The team are on a mission to up your game in sport and life, with completely natural, innovative sports nutrition that leverages the power of TrueStart Coffee. Check out the brand new TrueStart Hero caffeine bars to take with you on the bike - another world first. TrueStart will be fuelling Break the Cycle riders with free Performance Coffee shots and Hero bars, and Simon and Helena will see you on the start line!


Up & Under Sports

Up & Under Sports was established in January 2010 by Geraint and Jenny Lewis. This partnership has been formed through a common love of sport and between them Geraint and Jenny have over 20 years of Physical Education teaching experience. Geraint who has had experience as Head of a Physical Education Department and Jenny as a Deputy Head of Department at a Sports College have a real passion for inspiring young people through sport. Geraint and Jenny lived in Perth, Western Australia for 3 years and it was there that many of the ideas, techniques and concepts that enable them to offer such a depth of expertise was established.

On returning to the UK in December 2009, Geraint and Jenny decided to turn their vision into a reality and Up & Under Sports was born. We now offer children the opportunity to experience new and exciting sports regardless of age, gender or ability through high quality sports coaching in schools and within the community.


BFS Bananas

BFS Bananas are delighted to be supporting Break The Cycle again this year. Providing the participants with highly nutritious bananas for the ride.

BFS Bananas proudly supply quality bananas and pineapples to the wholesale market. Our careful blend of state of the art technology, a lifetime of knowledge and expertise combined with the best service in the business has established us as one of the UK's most respected fruit suppliers.


Go Faster Food

Ride food just got yummier! Proud to be supporting The Bristol Rugby Community foundation, we're looking forward to fuelling the Break The Cycle riders with our tasty new Go Bites®. 100% natural, real food bite-size energy balls expertly tailored to boost your ride and help you recover afterwards. Created by sports cook and founder of Go Faster Food, Kate Percy, food guru for Athletics Weekly and in-house chef for 220 Triathlon.

With our Go Faster Food recipe books, trusted advice and #Eat-Like-An-Athlete Education Programme, we're on a mission to help people perform better, have more energy and eat delicious food. See you at the start line!