November 20, 2009
Danny MacAskill supports “BBC Children in Need”
Edinburgh, Scotland, November 20th – Danny MacAskill – the Scottish street trial rider made famous through his YouTube video watched by over 12 million people – is auctioning the bike he rode in the clip on Ebay. Money raised will go to BBC Children in Need to help disadvantaged children and young people in the UK.
“It is really exciting auctioning my bike for Children in Need!” Danny points out: “I really hope that it raises a lot of money for this great charity project and gives support to children that need it the most! Remember, the one who buys the bike will instantly be able to do everything in the inspired bikes April video!”
To get a clue, what kind of riding the 23 year old from Edinburgh is talking about, please take a look on the higher quality version of the famous video clip on: www.watch26.tv/video/2628.
It’s his blue bike being for auction at:
The auction ends on November 27th, 19:00 GMT.
If you want to know more about the different ways to support BBC Children in Need, please visit:www.bbc.co.uk/pudsey.