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Thames resilient 3-day row for Parkinson's

5 team members

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

Team story

[p]May 2018, I finally went to see the doctor. I'd been struggling with using my right hand for quite a while and thought I'd done too much yoga(!!) The doctor told me I had Parkinson's (PD). First I cried. Then I decided that I'd be the healthiest person ever! Exercise is the best treatment for PD so I tried out the indoor rowing machine when I was on holiday. It was fun. Then I decided to learn how to row on the river. That's even more fun :) Although a little difficult with one hand that doesn't do what I want![/p][p]My good friend Izzy told me about her adventurous friend, Isaac, who was rowing across the Atlantic. Isaac said that we should all row down the Thames from Abingdon to Chiswick for charity and so the seed of an idea became an adventure for us :) Our team is growing from the original 3 to 9: 8 rowing plus a cox.[/p][p]Words cannot express how grateful I am to this team of amazing people who will be sharing this adventure with me. And of course to all of you who kindly make a donation to cure PD. THANK YOU :) [/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

15 Aug 2019


Sep 27, 2019


£12.00 plus £3.00 Gift Aid

Aug 29, 2019


Proud of you and he team Catherine, what a tremendous effort for a brilliant cause! X

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 24, 2019


Congratulations Emma on an amazing achievement Dan, Viv, Shiri, Gabriel and Eli Xx

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Aug 22, 2019


Well done, such an achievement :)

£22.00 plus £5.50 Gift Aid

Aug 20, 2019


Aug 20, 2019

Luke Benjamin

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 20, 2019


Congratulations everyone for a great achievement

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Aug 19, 2019

Lydia Hipps

Well done Katy!!!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 19, 2019

Kate Haysom

Great cause. Well done.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 19, 2019



Emma Green

Emma Green

Isabella Chen

Isabella Chen

Katy Wetz

Katy Wetz

Peter Stallion

Peter Stallion

Isaac Kenyon

Isaac Kenyon