Cross-country cyclists tot up charity total
The team of University staff who cycled from Land’s End to John O’Groats to help fund hearing research in Biomedical Science have revealed how much money they raised.
Students, postdocs, professors, lecturers, cleaners and administrative staff banded together to form Team SUFFER (or Sheffield University Fundraising For ‘Earing Research) in September.
The ten day challenge has raised a total of £43,808.25 from 1119 donations. Professor Tony Ryan, team leader and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Science, raised the biggest individual total of £9793.75.
Professors Matthew Holley and David Grundy from Biomedical Science, and Professor Alastair Goldman from Molecular Biology and Biotechnology also took part in the gruelling 10 day Deloitte Ride Across Britain.