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Run to Medicina Raising Money for good cause.

8 team members

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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p]On 28th May 20, Mor Pl, 1 RGR will reach Medicina, Italy.[/p][p]Final summarise video link below[/p][p][url=https://youtu.be/hIPuKkbVzk0]https://youtu.be/hIPuKkbVzk0[/url][/p][p]Anyone can participate this charity event by following government guidelines just walk, run or Jog 5.6 K in your own location and donate for good cause. Making sure you join our Guest Run to Medicina running app Strava([url=https://www.strava.com/clubs/664785]https://www.strava.com/clubs/664785[/url])& post on your social media by sharing our donation page.[/p][p]The soldiers of Mortar Platoon, Support (Medicina) Company, the 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles will be running the distance from Folkestone to Medicina, Italy, which is 1386 km, all while carrying the equivalent weight of two mortar rounds, 9kg. The event begins on 22nd May, and is in order to raise money for two charities; Shepway Foodbank and the RGR Trust. [/p][p]Shepway Foodbank are currently doing fantastic work to provide food for those in our wider community who are struggling due to COVID-19. They work to support our local area and ensure that nobody goes hungry.[/p][p]The RGR Trust supports current and former Gurkha soldiers and their families around the world, especially those wounded in action, on operations, and on exercise. It also provides welfare for serving personnel and serves to increase the morale of the regiment.[/p][p]Sgt Santa, Cpl Sandesh, Rfn Maanmohan, Rfn Pritam & Rfn Suren are leading this event in order to raise money and maintain Platoon morale and fitness while upholding social distancing guidelines.[/p][p]Promo Video:- [url=https://youtu.be/kpZTxz5Ga18]https://youtu.be/kpZTxz5Ga18[/url][/p][p]Thank You,[/p][p]Mor Pl, Sp (Medicina) Coy, 1 RGR[/p][p]& [/p][p]Team Members[/p][p](Sgt Santa, Cpl Sandesh,Rfn Manmohan, Rfn Nabin, Rfn Pritam & Rfn Sailesh)[/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

28 May 2020


Jun 4, 2020


Well done Shanta bhai & team 👏👏👏👍


Jun 1, 2020

Brian OBree

Well done Santaram and everyone involved - what a very worthwhile and successful effort! Formerly 2/6 GR and later OC Support Coy 6 GR. We hope to see some of you with 6GRRA in Medicina next April. Jai Sp (Medicina) Coy 1 RGR!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jun 1, 2020

Alasdair Willson

Well done on adapting to the situation. Thank you for your service and efforts. Go for it!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

May 31, 2020

Bhupendra Rai

Keep up your great work.


May 31, 2020

Om Kumari


May 30, 2020

Christopher Bullock

Good luck! Christopher Bullock

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

May 29, 2020



May 29, 2020


Excellent work Sandesh Dost and Team. Jai 1 RGR

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

May 29, 2020


Love running. Enjoyrunning. Capacityisbeyondthelimit. Beactive. BePositive. Motivation. StaySafe. Stayfit. NamasteNHS. NamasteFrontline. NamasteUK. NamasteNepal. Ayo Gorkhali. Adiyokisadiyo. Shuvam

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

May 29, 2020

Subas Gurung

Well done Mortar Platoon, 1RGR. Keep up with the good work and stay safe. Jai RGR.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Santaram Rana

Santaram Rana

suren budha

suren budha

Sailesh Rai

Sailesh Rai

Pritam Gurung

Pritam Gurung

Nabin Gurung

Nabin Gurung

Sonam Sherpa

Sonam Sherpa

Man Mohan Ale

Man Mohan Ale

Sandesh Sherchan

Sandesh Sherchan