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Disability Bowls England

Daniel Adams Walking Challenge

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]My name is Daniel Adams. [/p][p]With the announcement of another Lockdown and no planned return to Bowls I am planning to walk 10km (6.124 miles to be exact) in and around my hometown of Harlow every Saturday and Sunday. I will be starting on Saturday 16th January and finishing on Sunday 28th March. That is 22 days, walking a total of 134.728 miles. If there is no return to Bowls I may do it for even longer. I heard the story of Sir Captain Tom Moore at 100 years old walking around his garden 100 times this has inspired me to do this as he to me is one of my heroes.[/p][p]I will be raising money for Disability Bowls England to help them survive through these awful times and to raise awareness of the charity. I am also doing this as my new year revolution and I very extremely bored with nothing going on.[/p][p]I started Bowls at 18 with Tye Green IBC and outdoors at 20 with The Griffin Bowls Club. I have aspergers syndrome and learning difficulties. I played in County, National and Disability Bowls England Competitions. I represented England in the first ever learning disabilities indoor bowls international series in Scotland which England won. It came down to the last end of the match on my rink I drew in the winning bowl to win the series. In the same year I won the Harlow sports personality of the year award 2019 beating Steve Mitchinson to the award. The Board of Directors of Disability Bowls England appointed me as the Intellectual Impaired Players (Learning Disability) Representative. Bowls has changed my life for the better as it help me grow as a person and gain confidence. [/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

16 Jan 2021


Mar 2, 2021

Mark Courtney Bowls is Bowls

Bowls is Bowls is delighted to continue it support of many years to DBE by donating to this great idea.


Feb 28, 2021

Charlie Mappley

Well done Daniel!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Feb 28, 2021

Uncle Lee Adams


Feb 22, 2021

Rose and Steve

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Feb 22, 2021

Dan Start

Good luck Daniel!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Feb 21, 2021



Feb 21, 2021

Garry Weymouth

Fantastic job Dan, myself and auntie Clare are so proud of you xx

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Feb 21, 2021

Lauren Norris

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Feb 21, 2021

Luke Adams

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Feb 20, 2021

Iain Riach

Well done Daniel on making this commitment and I wish you success. Take care and keep well

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid