Marianne Vos and Dan Martin help make Braveheart Dinner a success

Marianne Vos, Braveheart Ride and Dinner 2013

Garmin-Sharp pro Dan Martin is a Braveheart Fund veteran of three previous 'lost weekends' but World and Olympic road race champion Marianne Vos was venturing into unknown territory, on her first visit to Scotland.

Martin, just back from the Japan Cup on Wednesday, was in Scotland on Friday and decided to opt out of the 44 mile Fund ride on Saturday morning which preceded the dinner and charity auction. For her part, Vos was there in her rainbow jersey and was a massive hit with the 700-plus riders who took part in the ride which somehow was run in the dry.

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