Keith Simpson

Charity

Afasic
Afasic is a UK wide charity that represents children and young people with speech, language and communication disorders, their parents and carers. Over 1 million are affected by this hidden disability across the UK. Afasic operates a telephone helpline, produces information and literature in print and on the web, and runs training events for parents and professionals. Afasic works directly with children and young people to help them reach their true potential and take an active role in society rather than face isolation.
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Keith Simpson's fundraising page

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Keith Simpson

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/KeithSimpson26

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My challenge is unusual, I think it's fair to say it's unique. I am running 26 marathons, in alphabetical order, in 26 different countries. I have waited until I have progressed well into the challenge, I needed to make sure I could run marathons, before asking people to donate.

I started in Athens, the race actually began at Marathon, so it seemed the perfect way to kick off this challenge! Then came Bermuda, Cyprus, Dusseldorf, Edinburgh, Finistere, Guernsey, Hageland, Istanbul Jerusalem. Kharkiv, Lima, The Midnight Sun in Tromso, Novi Sad, Ostrava, Podgorica, Queenstown, The Reggae Marathon in Jamaica, Seville, Treviso, Utrecht, Victoria Falls, Warsaw, Xiamen and Yangon. Now there is just one to go, Zurich

You can read about my progress at https://notjustanotherrunningblog.wordpress.com/category/marathons/

Recent donors

22.05.17 well done Dan and Bethany and Keith !

08.05.17

08.05.17 Well done Keith. We're so incredibly proud of you.

07.05.17

07.05.17 Amazing achievement! Congratulations.

29.04.17

24.04.17 Hugest congrats you amazing runner beans! M, T and The Poodle! Xx

22.04.17 Keith you are amazing and such an inspiration! Hope I will continue to pass you running around the streets of Caterham! Congrats, love Susie (parkrun) xxx

22.04.17 Sorry we are late. Many congratulations to you and my wonderful cousin Dan Quinton and Bethany. Matt and Dawn Crane

17.04.17 So inspiring! Huge congratulations

17.04.17 Congratulations Keith, an amazing achievement. Always great to run with you at Riddlesdown parkrun...

13.04.17 HI Amazing feat. Am a mate of Dan Quintons

12.04.17 Hi Keith. You may not remember me , but we were supporters if Dan getting the teaching award for best biology teacher . Magnificent achievement . I could probably only do 26 metres never 26 marathons . Well done . Nigel Greenhalgh

12.04.17 Massive congratulations on your achievement...

12.04.17 Well done. Dan and Bethie a special well done too!

11.04.17 Congratulations

11.04.17 Well done, and good luck with the final leg.

11.04.17 Amazing well done Keith

10.04.17 Many congratulations Keith! An astounding achievement! My marathon of parts was completed yesterday. Thanks for the inspiration. What next?

09.04.17 Amazing achievement Keith!

09.04.17 What an amazing achievement. A fantastic thing to do and so inspiring. Well done you - and good luck for whatever the next challenge turns out to be....!

09.04.17 Well done X26

09.04.17 Good luck and Well done!

08.04.17

08.04.17 An inspiring achievement. Well done.

£2,210.20

Running total

Target:
£1,097.07
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£2,662.75
Total donors:
74
Last donor:
Jez
22.05.17  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00
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