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Gallipoli Gallop 2018

5 team members

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p] [b]A team comprising of Lt Cdr Cox, Capt Engelbrecht, Capt Jackson, WO2 Finch and Sgt Cardoz will be walking 30kms in 6 hours from V-beach Cemetery to the 7th Field Ambulance Cemetery on the Gallipoli peninsula Turkey. They will be carrying the match balls for the United Kingdom Armed Forces (UKAF) and Inter-Service Army vs Navy rugby match during the walk as well as laying Memorial Wreaths at 13 cemeteries along the way in remembrance of the 1.7 million service-men and women that died during the Gallipoli campaign during WW1. During the Gallipoli campaign 17 International rugby players died from Australia, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland and Wales, making up 16% of the 104 International rugby players that died during WW1.[/b][/p][p][b]The inspiration for the fundraising, apart from the enduring work the Royal British Legion (RBL) undertakes, is a most remarkable former RN U23 rugby player and ex-Royal Marine called Aaron Moon. The RBL provided help and support to him and his family during the initial dark days of his story, after which he has proven to be one of life’s amazing, inspirational and courageous people. The RBL continue to provide much needed support to serving and retired service men and women along with their families.[/b][/p][p] [b]Remembrance is not about one day of the year, it is every day. [/b][/p][p] [/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

22 Apr 2018

Charity

The Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion

Supporters

22-Apr-2018

Andrew Simes

Thank you Roly and Sid for your service to this country and also for your participation in the Gallipoli Gallop.

£50.00

22-Apr-2018

Madeleine Gebert

Good luck Uncle Roly and team! Lots of love from us all xxx

£50.00

21-Apr-2018

The Jacksons

A great cause, good luck team.

£20.00

21-Apr-2018

John and Jen

Good luck Doc and the team, hope it goes well for this very worthwhile cause.

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

21-Apr-2018

Eddy Hits

Top work doc and co!

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

21-Apr-2018

Mum xxxx

Proud of you Mike and all your colleagues

£45.00 plus £11.25 Gift Aid

21-Apr-2018

The Reid’s

You need to make cheeseburgers en-route, it’s the law ( FACT) love the Reid’s

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

19-Apr-2018

Ross

I'll double it if I see a picture of Doc wearing an Army Rugby shirt at the match!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

19-Apr-2018

Anonymous

£25.00

17-Apr-2018

Anonymous

Good effort Doc - all the best Rich C

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Doc Cox

Doc Cox

Adam Finch

Adam Finch

Sid Ney

Sid Ney

Roly Jackson

Roly Jackson

Hugo Engelbrecht

Hugo Engelbrecht