krishnan guru-murthy

krishnan guru-murthy

Duchenne Dash 2018


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My story

[p]Madly, I have decided to do it again. Duchenne UK is making amazing progress with the millions raised in the last few years and I have to try and raise more again. There simply isn't the time for these boys to take another year off. Their muscles are wasting, and there still isn't a cure. But it is possibly within sight. So please help me raise just a bit more for this amazing cause. It is a rare disease so the government and the drugs companies don't put cash into it. That's why we have to. You can find out more here : [/p][p][/p][p]The Duchenne Dash began 6 years ago when I decided to try to raise some money for my friend Emily's charity (In those days it was called The Duchenne Children's Trust). Together with a group of friends from work and elsewhere I cycled from London to Paris in 24 hours and between about 35 of us we raised almost £250K. It was the most improbable journey for me. I'm deeply unfit, don't enjoy exercise and everything hurts. But I trained and just about managed it. It was very painful but very rewarding. I did it again the next year with many more people and we raised a bit more. But then a combination of injury and illness stopped me doing it for two years. And laziness and (un)fitness stopped me again. Last year the Duchenne Dash raised an amazing £1 million. So now, perhaps rashly, I have decided at very short notice to try to do it again. I got back on the bike at the start of May and I haven't gone back to zero fitness so much as about minus 50. I'm much heavier. So to avoid dropping dead from a heart attack on the way I've decided to do my own, slightly slower, dash. I will start a bit earlier in the day than the main group and give myself a bit of a headstart, aiming to join up with them in France. If can't keep up I will again go at my own pace. But I will get there. [/p][p][br][/p]


Duchenne Dash 2018

Duchenne Dash 2018

08 Jun 2018



Jun 17, 2018


Well done Krish !


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Jun 14, 2018


You made it! Congrats x


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Jun 12, 2018

The Brights

Amazing cause - hope you didn’t suffer too much!


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Jun 9, 2018

Deborah John Fleur and Belle

Your support is amazing. We know how much it means to our friends. With gratitude, Deborah John Fleur and Belle.


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Jun 9, 2018

The Woodfords X

Awesome Krish.. X


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Jun 8, 2018



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Jun 8, 2018

Nicola Spence


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Jun 8, 2018


Good luck Krish - what an amazing effort x


Jun 8, 2018

Britt Warg

Best of luck Krish, see you in Paris!


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Jun 8, 2018

John H

May the sun shine warm and the rain fall soft...


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