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£6,139raised of £5,000 target by 99 supporters

    Weʼve raised £6,139 to sponsor a 24 Hour Squashathon for Mark Langeveld

    Location
    Hinckley, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Saturday, 7th November 2015

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    Story

    On 27 May 2015 Mark experienced a life-changing injury. He had felt some minor back pain for about a week, much like hundreds of thousands of people, then on leaning back and twisting to pick something up, he suffered an intervertebral disc hernia. So basically a prolapsed or slipped disc, albeit of pretty severe proportions. This has left him as an 'incomplete paraplegic' which means that he has limited movement in his legs, and as such is a wheelchair user.

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    • Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club2 years ago
      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      2 years ago

      If you're a UK tax payer we'd like to claim gift aid on your donation. This will increase the value of your donation by 25%. It's an extra £1,542 across all donations to date! Thus, please email your name and residential address to development@hinckleysquash.com for us to claim.

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    • Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club2 years ago
      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      2 years ago

      I'd like to say a huge thank you to all those that've donated to Mark and to the awesome lot that took part in the 24 hour squashathon. We've smashed our target which means Mark can get equipment that he could've only dreamed of and make a massive difference to his life.

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    • Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club2 years ago
      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

      2 years ago

      WE DID IT!! We successfully completed 24 hours of Squash. A special shout out to Simon, Alan, Heath, Andy P, Andy B & Tim who all completed the full 24 hours, you are legends and it wouldn't have happened without you! Plus to Mark for hitting the first and last ball! xxx

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    2 years ago

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    99

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 9, 2015

      £50.00

    • Jennie, Nigel and the kids xx

      Jennie, Nigel and the kids xx

      Nov 8, 2015

      Oops, turns out my card was out of date... Try again! Lots of love from the Slaughters xxxx

      £50.00

    • Annika

      Annika

      Nov 7, 2015

      Well done everyone!

      £50.00

    • Simon Boffee

      Simon Boffee

      Nov 6, 2015

      £10.00

    • David Caffrey

      David Caffrey

      Nov 6, 2015

      Well done Jon

      £10.00

    • David Hernandez

      David Hernandez

      Nov 4, 2015

      Great initiative John.

      £30.00

    • Samantha creese

      Samantha creese

      Nov 3, 2015

      Hey mark so sorry to hear about your accident hopefully this goes a small way to help you Sarah and the kids xxx much love to you all

      £20.00

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    Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

    Hinckley Squash & Racketball Club

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    Hinckley, United Kingdom

    Established in 1935, we are one of the oldest clubs in Leicestershire and now operate from a brand new purpose-built facility. We cater for players of all ages and abilities and have 4 fantastic new 'glass-back' courts. Address: Maple Drive, off Coventry Road, Hinckley, LE10 3BE

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