london to paris

Join us as we work to raise $120,000 for LTP24! That's $20,000 per rider.

All proceeds will be given to 3 Partners Legacy Projects:

- Go Plus (France outreach group for 2024 games)

- GEM Paris Church Planting team

- France Cycle Ministry (with Camp of the Peaks)

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Monday, June 10 - Tower Bridge to Dover – Ferry to Calais (86 miles)

Tuesday, June 11 – Calais to the Chateau De L’Epine (83 miles)

Wednesday, June 12 – Chateau De L’Epine to Chantilly (78 miles)

Thursday, June 13 – Chantilly to Eiffel Tower via St Denis stadium (28 miles)

TOTAL – 275 miles


Reagan Busbee

Reagan has been happily married to Lezli for 35 years. Together, they have two beautiful daughters and one handsome son-in-law. Throughout his career, he has been privileged to operate as a business leader in several great organizations including Universal Plant Services, Inc. over the past 13 years and currently serves as President.

He is excited to ride this challenge with younger, stronger cyclists in an attempt to stay young as long as possible.

Listening to while training: I listen to podcast primarily (Craig Groeschel, Ed Mylett are two of my favorites), some audio books and my workout Spotify music playlist.

Nick Florence

Nick Florence serves as Managing Director of Development, Principal Gifts at Baylor University. Nick resides in Waco with his wife, Rachel, and their two childres, Ella Kate (8) and Judah (4). The Florence’s love Waco and attend/serve at Harris Creek Baptist Church.

Listening to while training: I listen to audiobooks while I am on the trainer. Riding outside I am fellowshipping with friends.

Jon Burns

Jon began as President and CEO of Greater Europe Mission in January of 2016. He and his wife of 34 years, Sandra, have 2 daughters, Rosie (28) and Emmie (26). Jon is a huge football (soccer) fan, as well as an international preacher and a global mission enabler. He loves to travel, ski, watch sports and spend time with his family and friends.

Listening to while training: Dance anthems

Jeremy Fudge

Jeremy is CEO of BAL, the world’s leading immigration law firm. He is a marathoner who has no idea why he thinks he can ride a bike. His wife and 4 daughters agree!

Listening to while training: I’ll be listening to either Taylor Swift, NF or Hans Zimmer!

Michäel Stippelmans

Michaël is 41 years old and from Belgium. He has been working as a missionary from 2023 with Greater Europe Mission in Paris. He started competition cycling in 1998 till 2016. In 2008 he started PaxX Global Cycling.

Listening to while training: Christian Country & Rock; French Chansons’ 70s, 80s, and 90s music.

Eric Wakeling

Eric has been married to Bea for 27 years and they have two daughters, Grace and Ella. Eric serves as the Senior Pastor of Calvary Church of Santa Ana and is the Chairman of the Board of GEM International. Eric loves surfing, hanging out with friends, and doing triathlons.

Listening to while training: I love listening to audiobooks and podcasts while cycling but if it's music then it's probably some 90s grunge rock!