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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. I am an extreme distance runner and I've 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 - The Road to Astana (£33,412.51 raised as at 24/05/18)[/b][/p][p]Belgrade, Serbia to Astana, Kazakhstan. 2900 miles in 100 days.[/p][p] [b]£7,229.27 raised for St. Benedict's Hospice so far.[/b][/p][p]£17,937.10 raised for The Children's Foundation.[/p][p] £8,200.37 raised for Useful Vision[/p][p] £45.77 raised for The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation[/p][p][b][u]The previous stages were:[/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) 2021 - China[/b][/p][p]Astana, Kazakhstan to Shanghai, China. 3500 miles in 120 days.[/p][p][b]7) 2023 - Japan[/b][/p][p]Cape Sata to Cape Soya. 2300 miles in 80 days.[/p][p][b]8) 2025 - New Zealand[/b][/p][p]Northerly tip of North Island to Southerly tip of South Island. 2309 miles in 80 days.[/p][p][b]In total, that's 20,000 miles around the world, on 4 continents, through 20 countries running for approximately 1 year and 11 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]Overall totals raised to date around the world (as at 24/05/18):[/u][/b][/p][p]St. Benedict's Hospice - £107,261.18[/p][p]North of England Children's Cancer Research - £250.00[/p][p]The Children's Foundation - £144,615.56[/p][p]The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation - £48,911.42[/p][p]Useful Vision - £8,200.37[/p][p][b][u]GRAND TOTAL - £301,038.16[/u][/b][/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

04 Jun 2018

Charity

St Benedict's Hospice

St Benedict's Hospice

Supporters

26-May-2018

Susan Liu

t-shirt. Thanks.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

25-May-2018

Rex Gonsalves

Best of Luck Mark!

£15.00

25-May-2018

Grant Bell

Good luck mate!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

25-May-2018

Andy Lawless

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

24-May-2018

Chris Bushell

NUFC are my favourite

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

24-May-2018

Tuck Shop

£15.73

24-May-2018

Anonymous

Thank

£1.00 plus £0.25 Gift Aid

24-May-2018

Nick Lisle

Hi Mark, this donation is on behalf of Nick Lisle for his t-shirt

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

24-May-2018

Martin Chisholm

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

24-May-2018

Stuart Sime

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid