Life after cancer: survivor to cycle 2,000km to boost research

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Life after cancer: survivor to cycle 2,000km to boost research

After beating cancer a number of times, Richard Lomax is on a mission to raise funds to help others

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After battling skin cancer that spread to his brain and losing some family members to the disease, nothing can stop Richard Lomax from pursuing his dreams.

From Friday he will start cycling almost 2,000km from Johannesburg to Cape Town to raise funds and awareness in support of the Cancer Association of SA’s (Cansa) 90th anniversary.

But his journey and mission won’t end there. When he arrives in Cape Town early in October, he plans to participate in the Cape Town Cycle Tour, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon the next weekend, then the London Virtual Marathon...

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