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Mark Allison - Run Geordie Run

World Run - Stage 5 - Belgrade to Astana

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p][b]Thank you for stopping by my donation page. [/b]I am an extreme distance runner and I've [b]been fundraising for many years since the death of both of my parents due to cancer.[/b][/p][p]Using my fundraising nickname, Run Geordie Run, I am currently on a 20,000 mile circumnavigation of the world, running on land, in aid of St. Benedict's Hospice.[/p][p]The journey is being done in 8 stages with 5 having been done already.[/p][p][b][u]The current stage is:[/u][/b][/p][p][b]5) 2018 - Central Eurasia (£25,235.64 raised as at 01/01/18)[/b][/p][p]Belgrade to Astana, Kazakhstan. 2900 miles in 100 days.[/p][p] £0.00 raised for St. Benedict's Hospice so far.[/p][p]£17,420.10 raised for The Children's Foundation.[/p][p] £7,800.37 raised for Useful Vision[/p][p] £45.77 raised for The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation[/p][p][b][u]The previous stages are:[/u][/b][/p][p][b]1) 2007 - UK (£51,634 raised)[/b][/p][p]John O'Groats to Lands End. 874 miles in 37 days.[/p][p][b]2) 2011 - USA (£105,717.80 raised)[/b][/p][p]Huntington Beach, California to Coney Island New York. 3,100 miles in 100 days.[/p][p][b]3) 2013 - Australia (£55,126.60 raised)[/b][/p][p]Cottesloe Beach, Perth to Shellharbour, Sydney. 2,384 miles in 82 days.[/p][p][b]4) 2016 - Europe (£55,147.25 raised)[/b][/p][p]Lisbon, Portugal to Belgrade, Serbia. 2,633 miles in 83 days. [/p][p][b][u]The future stages are:[/u][/b][/p][p][b]6) 2020 - China[/b][/p][p]Astana, Kazakhstan to Shanghai, China. 3400 miles in 110 days.[/p][p][b]7) 2022 - Japan[/b][/p][p]Cape Sata to Cape Soya. 1800 miles in 50 days.[/p][p][b]8) 2024 - New Zealand[/b][/p][p]Northerly tip of North Island to Southerly tip of South Island. 2909 miles in 33 days.[/p][p][b]In total, that's 20,000 miles around the world, on 4 continents, through 24 countries running for approximately 1 year and 8 months.[/b][/p][p]A detailed blog of the journey so far around the world can be read at [url=http://www.rungeordierun.com/]www.rungeordierun.com[/url].[/p][p][b]Any donation made, in aid of St. Benedict's Hospice, no matter how large or small, will be greatly appreciated. [/b][/p][p]Thanks in anticipation of your kind support.[/p][p]Mark[/p][p][b][u]Totals raised to date (as at 01/01/18):[/u][/b][/p][p]St. Benedict's Hospice - £100,031.91[/p][p]North of England Children's Cancer Research - £250.00[/p][p]The Children's Foundation - £143,680.56[/p][p]The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation - £48,911.42[/p][p]Useful Vision - £7,800.37[/p][p][b][u]GRAND TOTAL - £292,873.89[/u][/b][/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

01 Jun 2018

Charity

St Benedict's Hospice

St Benedict's Hospice

Supporters

23-Feb-2018

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