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Simon Carter

Running the London marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]What am I doing here! I’m nearly 61 and I’m running the London Marathon for the first time! I must be mad![/p][p]But there we go, who would have thought that my attempt to get fit and lose weight that I started on 01.01.2016. would end up here, but I’m glad it has. Not only will completing the marathon be the pinnacle of my short running career but to support such a worthwhile charity gives me the impetus to carry on running down those dark and lonely lanes in Anglesey in the cold and wind of a Wintery January! [/p][p]I do hope you will help me reach my target and make me cross that finishing line knowing that you have supported me. My nephew in law Sid Paul has persuaded me to take up the challenge and whilst we may start together the next time I’ll see him is when I cross the finishing line an hour behind him, but that’s the advantage he has of 20 years and a few stone over me. It’s his idea to support Sporting Equals, a charity close to his heart and I am happy to do my little bit to help so thank you in advance for helping and if anyone wants to be there at the finish line to cheer me in holding my Blizzard Blanket ready to wrap me in, you are most welcome ( just don’t get there early though, I may be a while..........)![/p]
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Event

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

22 Apr 2018

Charity

Sporting Equals

Sporting Equals

Supporters

19-Apr-2018

Anonymous

Good luck old man! Ivor, G and Fred.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

16-Apr-2018

Andrew and Helen

Good luck slime. Keep powering on through the miles. Pints at the end!

£40.00 plus £10.00 Gift Aid

15-Apr-2018

Anonymous

£100.00

08-Apr-2018

Caz Randal and kids xx

Good luck Simon, you’ll be great and if you get bored of running you can enjoy all the sights of London! Xx

£26.00

08-Apr-2018

Looby Mark Sam and Zoe

We’ll look out for you on the tv from the comfort of our sofa!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

07-Apr-2018

Clodagh

Will be looking out for you Simon. ! Best of luck. Clodagh

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

05-Apr-2018

Nick

Buona fortuna!

£56.77 plus £14.19 Gift Aid

05-Apr-2018

June

Brave or crazy or both!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

03-Apr-2018

Anonymous

Debbie,Mary and Marlene

£45.00 plus £11.25 Gift Aid

02-Apr-2018

The TLH Marketing Team

Good luck Simon.......and let me know which outfit you decide to wear, the Rhino suit or the Rod Hull Emu one. We will be cheering you on.......from the comfort of our arm chairs!

£50.00