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Michael Smith

Chelmsford Marathon & Brighton Marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Chelmsford Marthon 20th October 2019 I finished in 4 hours 19 minutes! [/p][p]Brighton Marathon 19th April 2020 I will now be going sub 4 hours![/p][p]A few years ago I tried to take my own life as I was unhappy with how I looked and was being treated and not being able to see my daughters. [/p][p]I haven’t been able to see my daughters again this time for over a year and because of this, some of my family I don’t speak to anymore because of the negativity. [/p][p]Yes it’s been a tough year but I wouldn’t let myself go back to those dark days again and am happiest in myself I have ever been! I am so much more confident aswell! [/p][p]This last year I have run the London Marathon which was my dream, I have turned 30, been to Las Vegas.[/p][p]Gained so many friends which I can easily call family ❤[/p][p]I take pride in helping other people with their mental health, I don’t gain anything from it myself but to see someone grow in confidence and self-belief especially as where I have come from. [/p][p]Every little donation helps save a life and helps find themselves again.[/p][p]Love for everyone xxxxxxxxxx[/p]
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Nov 30, 2019

Joanne Dennis

Well done MJ a great run and great sportsmanship 💙

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Nov 28, 2019

Chris moir

Good luck with the Brighton marathon! Might see you there 💪

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Nov 14, 2019

Jules

If you win this I will be seriously impressed!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Nov 14, 2019

Katherine

Michael - sorry but Ellie’s gonna get you!! Good luck and sorry I can’t come and watch. Matching my earlier donation so I’ve given ya both the same. Got get it!! (PS run soon?) xxx

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Nov 14, 2019

Patrick Lyster-Todd

All good luck from Haig Housing.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Oct 20, 2019

Sophia

Smashed it!! 💙

Sep 24, 2019

Anonymous

£30.00

Sep 14, 2019

Katherine Holdstock

You are brilliant! Good luck for Chelmsford and see you at Brighton. Can’t wait to get some training runs in with you. Katherine x

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Sep 13, 2019

Gemma Barnes

Oooo, I get to be the first to donate....yay. You are an absolutely amazing young man that I am so glad to have the pleasure of knowing. You'll be ace as always xxx

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid