Brothers Russell and Dean Downing are set to host the third running of their ‘Out of the Saddle’ chairty fundraising evening on Saturday, October 22.

The last two events have attracted a long list of cycling stars past and present, including Lizzie Armitstead, Adam Blythe, Kristian House, John Herety and Chris Walker.

Russell is a professional with WorldTour-level squad Team Sky. Dean rides for UK squad Rapha Condor Sharp and is currently taking part in the 2011 Tour of Britain.

The evening will feature an auction compered by Eurosport commentator David Harmon, interviews with star guests, a buffet and disco.

Charity CRY UK will benefit from money raised on the evening. CRY UK helps to raise awareness of conditions that can lead to cardiac arrest in young people.

The event will take place at the Charnwood Hotel, near Rotherham. For further information and ticket details go to the event’s official website.

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Out of the Saddle website