Story

Okay, so I am attempting my first Marathon in July, and I am pretty sure its going to hurt my legs as they try to carry me over 42 long kilometres. But I am grateful for those aches and pains (not so much the nipple chaffing) and grateful that my legs function well enough to be able to take me that kind of distance. Not everyone has that luxury. 

My wonderful mother has suffered from a condition called peripheral polyneuropathy for many years. Its a condition that causes severe malfunction of the nerves meaning she is unable to stand or walk for any long periods and even simply sitting can cause severe numbness. Research and treatment for her condition is limited but all the money I raise will go straight to the Neuropathy trust who provide invaluable support

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Updates 3

Thank you to everyone who sponsored me. I am so grateful. As many of you know things didn't go quite to plan (see pics) but it was definitely a challenge!

31/07/12 00:21

Okay the countdown begins, just 4 weeks to go. Thankyou so much for donations!!!

24/06/12 07:36

Thank you to all of you who have donated already. Its brilliant!!

01/05/12 12:19

Raising money for

Neuropathy Trust

Neuropathy Trust

Charity Registration No. 1146892

The Neuropathy Trust is committed to a better future for all sufferers of peripheral neuropathy and neuropathic pain. Through education and communication to patients and healthcare professionals, the aim of the Trust is to raise awareness of these neuropathic disorders and provide a lifeline to all sufferers.

Donations 40

Donation by Anonymous on 02/10/12

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

Donation by Jonathan Prince on 11/09/12

£15.00

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Great effort Glen, well done.

Donation by Hamish McLean on 22/08/12

£50.00

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Good effort Zinedine!

Donation by Mark Trotman on 20/08/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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As promised, cracking effort Chicken!

Donation by Luke Griffiths on 09/08/12

£30.00

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Thanks to Billy N for the donation!!

Donation by Glen Vaughan on 02/08/12

£35.00

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From the mad generous bunch at The Dunvant Well done the Chicken !!!

Donation by Jeff Vaughan on 26/07/12

£171.00

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Well done Glen! Love Jean

Donation by Jean on 25/07/12

£50.00

Donation by Diane Vaughan on 25/07/12

£20.00

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Well done cuz!! We are very proud of you..I hope the chicken suit helped?!! Rest up and repair those legs- Lots of love Sam, Si,Matilda &Jemima xxx

Donation by Anonymous on 24/07/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

Donation by Trudy Walker on 23/07/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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I'm not sure how running in a chicken suit is the answer to having a calf injury, but good work mate!

Donation by Chris Williams on 23/07/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Here's wishing you all the very best for your 1st marathon - the 1st of many more we're sure. Good Luck, Peter, Karen and Olivia xxx

Donation by Karen Edwards on 19/07/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Run like the wind!

Donation by Love Machine on 18/07/12

£16.00

To my favourite/only godson, doing a great thing for a worthy cause, for a lovely mum. Don't fall over!! With love from us both, Pat & Bob xxx

Donation by Bob Allen on 18/07/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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Run hard for your mum... well done champ. Good luck from Frank and Amanda xxx

Donation by Amanda Heckes on 16/07/12

£40.00

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True Warrior Effort Glen! All the best!

Donation by Stefan Orange on 13/07/12

£50.00

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Great cause! Best of luck mate.

Donation by Nicholas Smith on 13/07/12

£15.00

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Best of luck

Donation by Nicholas Martens on 12/07/12

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Good Luck GV!

Donation by Jasmine Santoso on 12/07/12

£20.00

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Terrible visuals thanks to your mention of nipple chaffing :( good luck!!!

Donation by Yasmin Allen on 12/07/12

£10.00

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Good luck and godspeed.

Donation by Tim Groves on 12/07/12

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Impressed! Good luck! h

Donation by Linda Leo on 12/07/12

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Run Glen Run!!!!

Donation by Samantha Higginson on 11/07/12

£20.00

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Very impressive!

Donation by Penny on 11/07/12

£20.00

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£1,365.00
  • Offline donations£0.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£1,365.00
  • Gift Aid£115.75

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