We are Cardiac Cycle Lanka
A team of 5 friends and colleagues, we formed Cardiac Cycle Lanka as a way to give back to our communities and help improve lives.

  • Dr. Divaka Perera (Sri Lankan-born Consultant Cardiologist at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital)
  • Dr. Rob Daniels (General Practitioner in Devon)
  • Dr. Michael Marber (Professor of Cardiology at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital)
  • Dr. Peter O’Kane (Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Bournemouth Hospital)
  • Mr. Shamindra Perera (Sri Lankan-born)

Our Mission
To improve the outcomes of children and adults with heart disease

Challenge No.1
Cycle from the southernmost to the northernmost tip of Sri Lanka


·         11th to 20th June 2017

·         From Dondra (South) to Point Pedro (North) via Sri Lanka’s East Coast

·         Distance: 750km (Approximately)

·         Most of the team have not ridden a bike regularly for over 20 years!


(Dondra to Point Pedro via the east coast, a distance of approximately 750km) between 11th and 20th June 2017.


Charities Supported

We will be raising funds for two charities:


British Heart Foundation

The largest independent funder of cardiovascular research in the UK, British Heart Foundation’s vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from cardiovascular disease

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Little Hearts Sri Lanka

A project of the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians, Little Hearts goals is to build a cardiac and critical care complex in Colombo, Sri Lanka, that can treat the sickest children with severe heart disease.

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All funds raised will go to the British Heart Foundation and Little Hearts Sri Lanka.


·         100% of your Donations will go to the Nominated Charities

·         All costs related to travel, accommodation or the bike ride itself will be borne by the participants