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Thanks for taking the time to visit the MediCinema Marathon Men JustGiving page.

We are a team of musicians, artists, animators and filmmakers with a shared goal... to complete the 26.2m Brighton marathon for MediCinema in April 2011.

It all began one Sunday morning when Theo's dad showed him an advert in a paper for a job with registered charity MediCinema. "Here you go son, give these people a ring".

So after a couple emails and phone calls Theo & Leo met at Bafta in London with Christine Hill (MBE) founder of MediCinema. It wasn't until after the meeting when we had retired to the bar that Christine asked us if we wanted to run the Brighton Marathon to raise money for MediCinema... so with charity in our hearts and pints in our hands we agreed to run our first marathon! Two further meetings in a pub and a swimming pool gave rise to a team of five as we convinced a further three runners come on board!

The team: 

Leo Altarelli: Musician and Filmmaker 

Theo Godley: Filmmaker and Artist

Matt Kinsella: Musician and Filmmaker

Matt Pescod: Musician and Surfer

Kristian Andrews: Animator and barefoot running champ

We are all first time marathon runners and we hope you can show your support by donating to MediCinema, a truly worthy cause:

"MediCinema enriches the quality of life for patients young and old, including those in beds and wheelchairs, by installing state-of-the-art cinemas in hospitals to bring the magic of the movies to them, their families and carers."

Thanks

The MediCinema Marathon Men x


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Raising money for

MediCinema

MediCinema

Charity Registration No. 1058197 & Scotland SC039704

MediCinema enriches the quality of life for patients young and old, including those in beds and wheelchairs, by installing state-of-the-art cinemas in hospitals to bring the magic of the movies to them, their families and carers.

Donations 143

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This is the last of the donations!!! Well done everyone and the deepest thanks to everyone who donated and helped us along the way, all the best x

Donation by leo Altarelli on 02/06/11

£265.00

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well done Kristian! See you around the house

Donation by Robert Pybus on 23/05/11

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Last of my sponsor money. Thanks again to everyone who donated!

Donation by Theo Godley on 15/05/11

£23.50

+ £5.88 Gift Aid

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Donation by Rebecca Ormisher on 27/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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I am the man to blame but I am sure it was worth all the effort. Well done to you all.

Donation by Graham Godley on 27/04/11

£250.00

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well done !

Donation by matt dendy on 26/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Donation by Kevin Ford on 26/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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keep up the good work with the fundraising. you've done incredibly well to raise this much for a long walk in the sun :)

Donation by jim bergson on 26/04/11

£40.00

+ £10.00 Gift Aid

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Donation by David Hutton on 25/04/11

£15.00

+ £3.75 Gift Aid

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Donation by Gang Lu on 21/04/11

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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This is a great initiative! It was a pleasure to contribute to this cause!

Donation by Elisa Macieira on 21/04/11

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Funding raising by Proxy! good job, Graham Godley's son and team!

Donation by Carlos Pedrosa on 21/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Donation by Judith Sismey on 20/04/11

£258.00

+ £64.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck to all of you,from your efforts on the video, it should be a doodle for you!

Donation by Helena Hield on 20/04/11

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Donation by Denise Grant on 15/04/11

£1,030.00

+ £257.50 Gift Aid

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Well done Leo and Theo and other guys! Glad the shoes made it. I'm doing 5K at Balmoral - enough for an old lady like me! When's your next run? hahaha

Donation by Tom's Mum on 15/04/11

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

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Hey Matt, Good luck fella. I'm sure you'll do it easily. Hope your well fella, and hopefully see you soon. Smiler

Donation by Leigh Smith on 13/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by renato pesci on 12/04/11

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Donation by Suzie Parsons on 11/04/11

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Hi Leo let me know how you feared. I think very hot it must have been very tiring but its over now!!

Donation by Robert Altarelli on 10/04/11

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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I hope you made it to the finish line in one piece. Run home quickly now please! xxx

Donation by Gabby on 10/04/11

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good luck boyos. do it for billastein

Donation by tom lessels on 10/04/11

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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go on boyo!

Donation by david morley on 09/04/11

£20.00

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Good Luck Kristian!Run fast! Don't forget your sunglasses! We will be thinking of you, sorry we can't be there when you cross the finishing line!X

Donation by Theresa Andrews on 09/04/11

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck Leo I like to think that run we had in Victoria Park has set you up for this. Not the months of training and 18 mile runs. Best of luck xx

Donation by Tobias Wardrop on 08/04/11

£25.00

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£3,920.41
  • Offline donations£11.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£3,931.41
  • Gift Aid£781.42

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