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James Byfield

James Byfield runs several marathons

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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



Jun 19, 2019


well done! I am impressed with your achievements and obvious dedication.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

May 9, 2019

Charles Bland

Fantastic commitment. What a star

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Apr 23, 2019

Jill Richardson

You are amazing James! Keep Going!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 23, 2019


Well Done James! :)

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Mar 26, 2019


Well done James, you are crazy but amazing!!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Mar 26, 2019

David H

Go James! Well done.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Mar 6, 2019

diana lockwood

I'll be cheering you on for all the marathons

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Feb 8, 2019


Well done!


Feb 6, 2019


Feb 5, 2019

Jack Wade

Keep it up mate!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid