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Gavin Tiffin

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My story

[lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=color: #ff0000;][b]The Ultimate – Biel 100km race - MISSION ACCOMPLISHED!!![/b][/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ff0000;]RACE TIME 11:HOURS 31 MINUTES[/span][span=background-color: #ffffff;] [/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ff0000;]GRAND RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE £5 EACH[/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ff0000;]LIMITED TO 200[/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ffffff;]PRIZES:[/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ffffff;]I-PAD MINI, OVERNIGHT STAY AT HILTON, GIFT CARD FOR COSTA OVER £100, VINTAGE CHAMPAGNE AND MANY MORE[/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=background-color: #ffffff;]DRAW AT END OF JULY OR WHEN ALL TICKETS SOLD!![lt]br /[gt][/span][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][span=color: #ff0000;][b][lt]br /[gt][/b][/span][/p][p]The original 100km – 62 mile race, based in Biel Switzerland, with the added challenges of:[/p][p]1: Night Race, starting at 22:00,l running through the night to finish the next day[/p][p]2: Run at altitude, 1400ft compared to London at 49ft.[/p][p]3: Solo running with no support team in the dark through countryside having to navigate.[/p][p]All these make this a real challenge, one even the Swiss Army use as a training excerise.[/p][p][/p][p]On top of that, there are the miles run, swum, and cycled in the training, races include:[/p][p]Windsor ½ Marathon – 25[sup]th[/sup] May[/p][p]Gorlitz Marathon – 1[sup]st[/sup] June, a way to celebrate my 34[sup]th[/sup] Birthday![/p][p]G2E – Glasgow to Edinburgh Ultra, 88km – 5[sup]th[/sup] April, time: 09:57:02[/p][p][/p][p]The challenge for the 100km is to run under 12 hours.[/p][p]Full details of the race can be found here:[/p][p]http://www.100km.ch/index.php/en/[/p][p][/p][p][/p][p]All proceed go to the Evelina London Hospital.  To continue the fundraising David Dean started in 2012 for Tandem Mass Spectrometor:[/p][p][b]Quickly diagnosing genetic diseases. [/b]The tandem mass spectrometer is the first of its kind in the UK and can diagnose genetic disorders in babies from a single, tiny blood sample in a matter of minutes. This rapid and accurate diagnosis means better treatment and care, increasing the chances of survival and normal childhood growth and development. 40% of newborn baby deaths are due to genetic disorders, so this machine is essential to saving childrens' lives.[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

14 Jun 2014

Supporters

Jun 27, 2014

Pam Woodbridge

Well done Gavin.

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Jun 26, 2014

Anonymous

well done. fantastic job

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 24, 2014

David Dean

Well done mate. Maybe next year I will be fit enough to do something with you

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jun 21, 2014

Nick Hillman

Fantastic effort Gavin, well done.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 20, 2014

Donald

A superb effort. Hope you are recovering quickly.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jun 17, 2014

Wenda

Wow that is amazing - well done!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 16, 2014

Gillian Cramb

In awe once again....well done.

£20.00

Jun 16, 2014

Rod Sanchez

Really inspiring Gavin. Well done.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 16, 2014

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 16, 2014

Shireen Williams

Congrats boss

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid