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We have a winner!!!

Posted on Friday 27th

This year it will be the same bike as last year. A favourite with everybody.....

Which one will it be.......

Posted on Thursday 19th

As the day is getting closer, the time is passin]g to male the decision as to which bike will be joining me on the ride.

This weekend, both will be getting a clean and polish.

lets see who meets the mark ....

Lazy Sunday

Posted on Tuesday 17th

3 weeks to go!!........

Posted on Wednesday 11th

Hola hello,

Another week has passed us by and we are getting closer to the ride. Really forward to the day now.
This year has been quite a build up to the event, with some very sad news of people that I actually know taking their own lives. It's one thing reading about somebody that you don’t know but when it is so much closer to home, It has really made me sit back and think.
The statistics that I read this week was that over 13 men per day, on average took their own lives in the Uk in 2018. Over 4,700 men, The Uk alone….How is this possible, that you arrive at the conclusion that it is the only way out. So so sad situation to find yourself in.
It makes me fell more passionate about this event and the reason / projects behind it.
Any way, sorry about that but had to get it off of my chest.
The update….
Spent a day in Palma with my boys yesterday, that was an experience!!
One wants to buy everything that he sees / touches, the other one won’t even buy what he needs…
So George has now decide on his outfit for this years ride…..
I think the fact that he has started watching peaky blinders may have slightly influenced this year’s outfit….
Unfortunately, you will have to wait for my photo has this is as far as I have got…….
And it all may change within the next two weeks…..
The next thing will be to decide on which bikes we do the ride on????
Maybe we should have a vote……...

I'm back.....

Posted on Monday 2nd

Hi everybody, 

We are all finally back from our summer breaks and holidays.

So now back to work and organising for this years ride. This weeks job to do is to sort out the outfit for this years ride.

George is getting excited about joining in the fun this year as am I....will keep you all up to date with progress on the outifts as they come together.....




Next generation....

Posted on Thursday 1st

congratulations are due to my son George, who this week has passed his 125cc motorbike test. So now two generations of Aplins will be taking part in this year’s DGR.

It feels very strange that my little boy will be riding next to me on the 29thof September.

This year the route is a little different, but still aroumd Palma and looks to be good fun.

He actually stopped on it long enough for somebody to take the picture!!! 🤣😂

And so it begins.......

Posted on Monday 29th

Well, the wait is finally over. The start of the DGR 2019 ride is under way. after last years experience, I am really looking forward to this years event. With a new bike addeed to the collection, it makes the choice a little harder as to which bike will apear this year. So be prepared for the onslaught of photos etc and I look forward to ypour support and donations along the way.


speak soon x x x

Join me on the Ride for Men's Health in The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride

Posted on Monday 29th

On Sunday the 29th of September, I will don my finest attire with my fellow men and women across the globe to join the fight with The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride to raise awareness for prostate cancer and men's mental health. But before I press my tweed and polish my boots, I need you to donate what you can for this meaningful cause and help me reach my goal.

For your uncles, your brothers, your fathers and friends. Donate what you can, for their lives need not end.

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Lenke Michael

Regards Michael & Brigitte

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Paul & Sara Rowley

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Tony Darsey

Good luck you saucy .........!!

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Susanne Rodemann

Go for it Martin!!! It will be such a great event and this time the most special one: together with your son!

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The Marstons

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George Richards

Great to see you taking part again.

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George Miller

Ok, you got me!! I'm in.

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Bernard David

Bringing my helmet with me in September!

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Andrew Priest

Good luck.

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Nicholas & Beverley

Good Luck to all the riders

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Andy, Debbie & Charlotte Hamblin

No.1 & 10 in Spain; congratulations guys, enjoy the ride together & keep up the good work for a great cause!!

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Martin Rue

Wish was riding too !

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Darren Hamblin

Well done, good luck mate

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Garth Pickup

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Les Warren

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Wesley Mahoney

Good luck ya big bollock!!!

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Lizzie Preston

You haven’t done the ride already have you ?

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Every little helps

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Did promise to donate the winnings from the golf tour.....all to a good cause.

$79 USD

Good luck.

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Jennifer Street

Good luck Martin. Jennifer and Giulio Ciarrocca

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Diana Lowry

Good luck Martin, time to start growing that moustache! Love from mum x

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Amy Radel

Best wishes to you and George from The Radels.

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William Stock

Great cause, well done

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Steve & Sarah Jones

Have a great day

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Mike Noblett

Good luck and enjoy guys, Mike x

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Nicola Bayford

Enjoy the ride and well done for raising so much so far for a fantastic cause.

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Stephen & Sarah Jones

Got to make that target!

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Steven James

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Catalina Vanrell

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Tracy Mallett White

te quiero mucho

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Toni Cifre Caneves

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Elizabeth Aplin

Enjoy, I’m very proud of you, you are amazing x x

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Kevin Aplin

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Claire Trelford

For a friend who is dying with prostate cancer at only 58 ..thank you.

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Edward Anderson

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Martin Aplin

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Simon Vincent

All the best Martin. I am sure you will enjoy the day.

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Kirsti Bradbury

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Sky Mark

It’s not a lot, but it all helps. Don’t forget to big me up!!!! 👍🏽🤣👍🏽🤣

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Carol Brown

Best wishes and happy to help for such a worthy cause X

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Paul Webb

Good luck for good cause

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Paul Miler

Good luck & hope you survive !!!!

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Deena Currie

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Darren Brent

Good luck mate

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Paddy Murphy

Good luck, best wishes, Paddy

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Jayne Conyerd

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Mark Harrington

which Shelby are you going to be, Tommy or Arthur ?

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Tim Cole

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Belinda Tyler

Enjoy guys x

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William Jones

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Janine Hooper

Well done Martin!!

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Anna Edward

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Tom Carrod

Good luck! Enjoy! Great cause.

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Glen Sweeney

Good on ya.

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John Waterhouse

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Paul Gardner

great cause, and really impressed with your commitment. we'll done mate.

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Lee & Sarah Rickard

Well done Martin & George x

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Matt Whitelock

Another year for you crazy riders... look forward to all the updates.

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