VIDEO: Saddling up to raise money for Scouts

Charitable cyclists took to the saddle this morning (Sunday) to embark on the Calderdale Mountain Bike Marathon.

The gruelling 26-mile ride has been organised by the 24th St. Paul’s Scout Group, based in Sowerby Bridge.

Mountain Bike Challenge goes through Mill Bank.

Mountain Bike Challenge goes through Mill Bank.

Funds raised from the ride will go towards the running of the group.

The ride will take in Calderdale beauty spots including Hebden Bridge, Hardcastle Crags and Grain Water Bridge.

Watch the video to see the cyclists in action.