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Joe Brennan

London Marathon for the Teenage Cancer Trust

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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]I enjoyed sports, in particular, football and running, all my life. It therefore was a bit of a blow when, I snapped my cruciate ligament during a football match.[/p][p]After a year of operations, physiotherapy and not being able to work, the advice was not to play football and probably not to go back to work as a carpenter.[/p][p]I listened to both bits of advice; as a married man with a five-year-old son, I could not risk not being able to work.[/p][p]I slowly built up my fitness with road running over the ensuing years but had never run more than 10 miles.[/p][p]I became aware of the work that the Teenage Cancer Trust carried out when one of my son's friends was ill during his school years.[/p][p]I had wanted to do something to support the TCT, and was delighted when I was chosen to represent them at the 2018 London Marathon.[/p][p]This one is for my son’s friend and all those young people who have to deal with cancer at a time when most of us would have just been enjoying life.[/p][vmgvideo class="ql-video" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="true" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/rqXus09h0_4?showinfo=0&rel=0&iv_load_policy=3"][/vmgvideo][p][br][/p]

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Supporters

May 8, 2018

Anonymous

Hi Joe well done on the marathon. amazing achievement. from all in county Clare Ireland.

£50.00

Apr 30, 2018

Colin

We done mate. Hope the sun tan was worth it.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Apr 27, 2018

Anonymous

Well done Joe. Annette and John Crehan

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Apr 27, 2018

Kev C

Joe Well done Joe your a great bloke

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2018

Anonymous

Well done Old Timer, a great effort!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Apr 24, 2018

Keith from the Kings

Well done Joe.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Apr 24, 2018

H

Well Done Joe! COYI

£20.00

Apr 24, 2018

Henry McD better known as H

Well done, Joe!

£26.00

Apr 23, 2018

Anonymous

Well done Joe

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 23, 2018

Trevor OConnor

Well done, Joe!

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid