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The Longest Try - 2017

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

[lt]p style="text-align: left;"[gt][span=color: #333399;]The Longest Try is an endurance event like no other. Combining the sports of Ultra Running and Rugby League to help fundraise for children's charities in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres.[/span][/p][span=color: #333399;][/span][span=color: #333399;]Crossing 3 states of Australia, Robbie Dolan, an amateur Rugby League player turned Ultra Marathon runner, will attempt a World's first crossing of 1,800km from Melbourne to Brisbane during the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.[/span][span=color: #333399;] [/span][lt]span style="color: #333399;"[gt] [lt]/span[gt][lt]p style="text-align: left;"[gt][span=color: #333399;]Starting on Sunday October 22nd, Robbie will run an average of 50km a day through Victoria, New South Wales and into Queensland, carrying a rugby ball, in a foot race to the Rugby League World Cup Final at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday December 2nd.[/span][/p][lt]span style="color: #333399;"[gt] [lt]/span[gt][lt]p style="text-align: left;"[gt][span=color: #333399;]Robbie's endurance endeavour will kick off from Melbourne's AAMI Park and visit Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Sawtell and Coffs Harbour. He will end by scoring a Try at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium in the longest 5 tackles in history.[/span][/p][p][/p][lt]img src="C:\Users\Robbie\Desktop\The Longest Try" alt="" /[gt][lt]img src="C:\Users\Robbie\Desktop\The Longest Try" alt="" /[gt][lt]img src="webkit-fake-url:/4e489449-f565-4f4c-b342-404084e5ddd6/imagejpeg" alt="" /[gt]

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Sam Alwan

Well done Robbie, it's a fantastic thing that you have done and you should feel very proud.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid



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Sandra and Stephen Titterington

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid



Robbie. You have been inspirational and deserve every penny you have raised for such a great cause. It was very special to meet you yesterday and so good of you to be with us.

£200.00 plus £50.00 Gift Aid


Tom and Alison and the boys

A great achievement! Well done Robbie and Miriam

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid



Congratulations on completing the Longest Try. What a fantastic achievement. Xxx

£80.00 plus £20.00 Gift Aid


Vicky Welton

Well done Robbie. What an amazing achievement! Have a rest now and get back to the gardening!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Lesley and Alan

Robbie, an inspirational journey indeed. Congratulations on your outstanding achievement and let’s hope you inspire others to raise for worthy causes. Mim... well done to you too for your superb support and encouragement. Lesley and Alan

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid



Massive achievement Robbie, congratulations X as an 'old' friend of your Mum and Dad I'm passing on my love to you all. Hazel X

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid



Bring back the biff

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Robbie Dolan

Robbie Dolan