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Mark Allison - Run Geordie Run

World Run - Stage 5 - Belgrade to Kyiv

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 9 stages with 4 having been done already.[/p][p][b][u]The current stage is:[/u][/b][/p][p][b]5) 2018 - The Road to Astana (Part 1) (£46,950.00 raised as at 26/09/18)[/b][/p][p]Belgrade, Serbia to Kyiv, Ukraine. 808 miles.[/p][p][b]£20,003.76 raised for St. Benedict's Hospice so far.[/b][/p][p]£18,700.10 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) 2020 - The Road to Astana (Part 2)[/b][/p][p]Moscow, Russia to Astana, Kazakhstan. 1600 miles. [/p][p][b]7) 2021 - China[/b][/p][p]Astana, Kazakhstan to Shanghai, China. 3500 miles.[/p][p][b]8) 2023 - Japan[/b][/p][p]Cape Sata to Cape Soya. 2300 miles.[/p][p][b]9) 2025 - New Zealand[/b][/p][p]Northerly tip of North Island to Southerly tip of South Island. 2309 miles.[/p][p][b]In total, that's 20,000 miles around the world, on 4 continents, through 20 countries.[/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 26/09/18):[/u][/b][/p][p]St. Benedict's Hospice - £120,035.67[/p][p]North of England Children's Cancer Research - £250.00[/p][p]The Children's Foundation - £145,378.56[/p][p]The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation - £48,911.42[/p][p]Useful Vision - £8,200.37[/p][p][b][u]GRAND TOTAL - £314,575.65[/u][/b][/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

04 Jun 2018


St Benedict's Hospice

St Benedict's Hospice



Andrew Skelon

Hi Mark. Great night on Saturday and happy to purchase the item in the auction to assist the fund raising target.



Iain mac

Thanks for the shirts Mark.

£33.00 plus £8.25 Gift Aid


Beth Brierley-Jones

Well done Mark, great work!



John Rutter

£150.00 plus £37.50 Gift Aid


D-Line Cable Management

Great stuff Mark! Best wishes as always from all at D-Line




Hi Mark, as agreed. John

£140.00 plus £35.00 Gift Aid


Matt Gettings

Brilliant night! Jack Charlton signed shirt and dartboard.



Steven Medd



Mark Allison

£400.00 plus £100.00 Gift Aid


Anth and Emma

Big Teddy! Thanks for everything you do for the hospice! Anth and Emma