A couple from Teesside, who cycled the coast-to-coast in America for a MS charity, have had their bikes stolen.
Dave and Janice Noble pictured on the left, took on the challenge with another couple. They cycled from Seattle to New York. That is 100 miles per day for 35 days.
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