78.6 miles !

Susan Wilkes
David Wilkes
Richard Curtis

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Team story

<p><strong><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</span></span></span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">WE DID IT !!!</span></span></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Just about recovered now after pounding the streets of London!&nbsp; We all managed to complete the course, and in fact with the extra weaving about the road to dodge round the thousands of other runners we ran a lot further than 78.6 miles between us !</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Our times: </span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Susan:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 4.08.34</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">David:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;4.47.08</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Richard:&nbsp; 4.03.31</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</span></span></span><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">We are thrilled with the amount of money raised so far!&nbsp; It's not too late to donate though, so if you've got any spare pennies.....</span></span></span></p> <h3><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</span></span></span></h3> <p><strong><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">78.6 Miles?!!!</span></span></span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Well, it is between 3 of us we suppose, but that still means we've each got to run a marathon!</span></span></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">None of us can believe how crazy this has become, we started off with the challenge of half marathons, and now we are going the whole way - but all in a very good cause.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: #333399;"><strong>Susan and David Wilkes, and Susan's cousin Richard Curtis are all running and raising for the</strong> <strong>Parkinson's Disease Society</strong>.</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Our motivation for supporting this charity is two people very dear to all our hearts - Susan's father David Field who has had this cruel disease for over 12 years now, and her mother Eileen who is his carer.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Parkinson's is a progressive&nbsp; neurological condition which affects the simplest of everyday functions - so walking, talking, eating, sleeping, even smiling are hard for David.&nbsp; There is currently no cure.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">We all feel helpless in not being able to do much to help, but one thing we can do is support the organisation which helps people with Parkinson's and which is working to find a cure - the Parkinson's Disease Society.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">So we are going to run the London Marathon!</span></span></span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Training for a marathon is HARD !!&nbsp; However, when we are struggling up a steep hill, we think of our Dad / Father-in-law / Uncle and the struggle that he has and it keeps us going.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">We know it will help us continue our training and get round the course in London if we have lots of support, so please sponsor us if you can.</span></span></span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="color: #333399;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Thank you</span>.</span></span></strong></span></p> <p>Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor us and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity's behalf where the donor is eligible for this. We really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.</p>

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Apr 30, 2010

Anne Godfrey

Hope you made it ok Sue. See you soon Anne x

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Apr 26, 2010

Anonymous

Hope all went well, just back from an "extended" break in the Maldives Regards Jill Jones

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Apr 25, 2010

Anonymous

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Apr 24, 2010

Jim Capocci

Good luck, I've heard it's going to be a hot day!

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Apr 24, 2010

Anonymous

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Apr 23, 2010

Robin Hood

Go on my lover ! And good luck Sir Richard !

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Apr 22, 2010

Anonymous

An excellent cause. Good luck to you all!

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Apr 22, 2010

Pinkleton x

You are all soooooo AMAZING I just had to sponsor you another fiver!!!

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Apr 19, 2010

Anonymous

Hope it doesn't hurt too much & will keep an eye out for you in those great pink outfits on the telly!

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Apr 18, 2010

Anonymous

Good Luck to you all - fantastic effort, we will be thinking of you love Heather, Colum & Rachel xxx

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