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James Byfield

James Byfield runs several marathons

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]I am the Marketing, Communications and Fundraising Assistant at Lepra, an Essex-based international charity working to beat leprosy – a curable disease that affects millions of people across the world. I also run occasionally, having completed full marathons in Derry and Brighton and failing in Madrid.[/p][p][br][/p][p]Weighing an overwhelming 105kg I aim to complete the Stockholm in 4hrs or less, with my previous PBs being 6hrs.[/p][p][br][/p][p]Running events I am participating in:[/p][p]95 Mile challenge to celebrate 95 years of Lepra (25th-31st January) - Completed in 21 hours 25 minutes[/p][p]Colchester, UK, 24th March 2019 (13.1 miles/ 21km)[/p][p]Paris, France, 14th April 2019 (26.2 miles/ 42.2km)[/p][p]Ottawa, Canada, 25-26th May (Lumberjack challenge of 2km, 5km, 10km and 42.2km, across 2 days)[/p][p]Stockholm, Sweden, 1st June (26.2 miles/ 42.2km)[/p][p][br][/p][p]Follow my journey of weight loss and self discovery as I battle against binging junk food.[/p][p][br][/p][p]Gain a special insight into both the running and fundraising side of marathons with behind the scenes fundraising content.[/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

01 Jun 2019




diana lockwood

I'll be cheering you on for all the marathons

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid



Well done!





Jack Wade

Keep it up mate!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Natalia Bucci

James - this is an amazing achievement! I can't believe what you have done. Thank you and again, massive congratulations! Hope to meet you when I visit the offices on the 8th.

£35.00 plus £8.75 Gift Aid


Matt Rampton

Well done matey! You’re a beast!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Sri Sharma

Well done James and keep going!!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid



Great work - hope you've treated yourself to a foam roller!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid


Dinesh Dhamija

Go for it for Lepra




£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid