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The Electric Elevensies

1 team member

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p]Giles Bell, Simon Sowdon, Will Hughes, Paul Vicars, Huw Peach, Sophie Peach, Claire Darke, Steven Christopher, Nick David, Jo Yates and Andy Weston are running the Shrewsbury half marathon for the Scleroderma society. I know this may not seem too much of a challenge for eleven such renowned athletes and so to make it a bit trickier we are going to try to make it look difficult to run it in under 2 hours. Yes that's right we will have to run slower than we would like to and that will be really frustrating for us all. Infact it will be torture to watch other slower runners continually going past us. We may suffer mental issues as a result which is part of the reason you should sponsor us extremely generously. We are going to try run in such a way that spectators will think we are only just going to make it in under two hours. We will all be going on a variety of acting courses and are undergoing facial grimacing conditioning.[/p][p]The reason we are running for the Scleroderma Society is that Giles's son Reggie has this condition and has to undergo some quite nasty treatment for the next two years. It is a rare condition only 12,000 people in the UK suffer from it and it currently has no cure. The charity has no government funding and relies on support from ventures such as this. The majority of the money raised will go to research into finding a cure.[/p][p]Thank you so much for sponsoring us.[/p][p]Gi xx Si xx Will xx Paul xx Sophie xx Huw xx Claire xx Steven xx Nick xx Jo xx and Andy xx[/p][p]PS I am delighted that we have gone from the Fantastic Five, Super six, Magnificant Seven, The Nifty Nine to the Tasty Ten[/p]

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Event

Personal Challenge Date

21 Jun 2015

Supporters

Jul 20, 2015

Christian Ferrigno

Hope the run went well - sorry for late donation. Best wishes to Reggie! with love from Christian and Ferrigno family

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 6, 2015

Diane Wilkinson

Sorry this is so late! Hope it went well! Diane xxx

£20.00

Jul 2, 2015

Stephen Crawley

Will - hope it went well

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jul 1, 2015

Money collected by Jo Yates

The following people kindly sponsored and donated money for Jo Yates to complete the Shrewsbury half marathon; Many thanks All. xx Mike Yates £30 Karen Jones £25 Tracey Smith £10 John Yates £25 Diana Rutinsky £10

£100.00

Jun 30, 2015

Dan, Jill, Lucy, Jess and Lottie

Well done Giles, very impressive time!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 29, 2015

Lucy & Jeremy Clifford

Bit late but well done Will and gang !

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 29, 2015

Henry and Libby Carver

Sorry for the rather late donation.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 25, 2015

John Weston

Well done everyone especially Andy

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 24, 2015

Ben and Kate Hughes

Good luck Bill. Dig deep soldier.

£50.00

Jun 24, 2015

Mark and Elizabeth Turner

Well done all the runners. Every best wish to Reggie for his marathon and to all the Bell support team. Much love.

Giles Bell

Giles Bell