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Jessica Hepburn

Jessica Hepburn's 2017 London Marathon

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Yes, that's right, I'm training to run the London Marathon. But don't go getting any sub-four ideas - small dogs and children run faster than me! I'm doing it for an organisation that is very close to my heart - Fertility Network UK - the national charity supporting everyone who has fertility problems. [/p][p]Going through 11 rounds of fertility treatment without achieving my dream of a family was the biggest physical and mental endurance test I've ever done. That's why I'm now committed to taking on the world's most iconic endurance challenges to raise awareness and money for this important issue - first it was the English Channel, now I'm back on land attempting one of the world's most famous foot races. [/p][p]It is estimated that one in six people struggle to conceive but many of them suffer in silence. It's a life-debilitating experience and I want the world to understand and help so any support you can give will be greatly appreciated by me and FNUK.[/p][p]On my website - www.jessicahepburn.com - you can read more about my book, [i]The Pursuit of Motherhood [/i] and about my current pursuit of 26.2 miles from London's Greenwich to The Mall. [/p][p]Or follow me on Twitter @JessicaPursuit[/p][p]With all my love and thanks[/p][p]Jessica x[/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p]

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2017 Virgin Money London Marathon

2017 Virgin Money London Marathon

23 Apr 2017


Fertility Network UK

Fertility Network UK




Sorry for being so late to the party. Well done on another fantastic achievement!




Better late than never (we hope)!

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid


Lisa Lloyd

An amazing achievement Jessica, you've done so well everytime you have taken these challenges on - incredibly strong person you are xx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Sade Brown

£26.00 plus £6.50 Gift Aid



Superwoman! x



Well done!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid


Belinda Earle

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Julie Spence

Well done Jessica - what is your next challenge? -as I can't believe you will have a year in your slippers!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid



Amazing! Congratulations on completing it. E x

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Fiona Sim

Congratulations Jessica!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid