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£960raised of £800 target by 31 supporters

    Weʼve raised £960 to I will be competing in a charity boxing event to help raise much needed funds for Sickle Cell and Cancer patients.

    Location
    London, England, United Kingdom
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    Funded on Thursday, 22nd December 2016

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    Sickle Cell is a severe hereditary form of anaemia in which a mutated form of haemoglobin distorts the red blood cells into a crescent shape at low oxygen levels which can cause chronic pain and is often debilitating.

    This is extremely close to my heart as I have family members affected by this condition and also lost one of my brothers (Eman Nwosu) to sickle cell in 2013 which was probably the most painful ordeal I have ever had to endure period.

    I am trying to raise money to donate to sufferers of sickle cell.

    The event is put on by Ultra White Collar Boxing who also raise money for cancer research https://www.ultrawhitecollarboxing.co.uk/ and I would like to throw my full support behind this as again, we have all likely had someone close to us or at least known someone who has either been a victim of, or tragically lost their battle with Cancer.

    I am on an 8 week journey, putting my mind and body through rigorous training regimes, getting in shape and YES entering the squared circle in order to raise significant funds and contribute towards these wonderful causes.

    My journey has already started and I have used social media to post a number of progress updates after my grueling training regimes and working towards a UWCB boxing event on December 17th in East London's Troxy. This will be a recorded event in the backdrops of East London (the spiritual home of boxing) which I will again post here as well as continue to update regularly.

    So, please please join me in reaching my targets by putting my body on the line by sponsoring me and if you can- attending the event. If you know me, you know it promises to be an entertaining evening!

    Thanks in advance.

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    • Marx N1 year ago
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      1 year ago
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    • Marx N1 year ago
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      1 year ago

      Watch "17.12.16 UWCB Boxing Bout in the London Troxy" on YouTube https://youtu.be/cZjlBmPt_ak

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    • Marx N1 year ago
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      1 year ago

      Folks, I would like to sincerely thank everyone for the overwhelming love and support offered for my UWCB charity boxing bout. It wasn't easy and never promised to be, but the support shown provided me the strength to really go at it. If you were there, then you will know exactly what it was a truly entertaining night. If you sponsored, liked a post or gave words of encouragement, it all counted- TRUST ME! Pushing through injuries and pain barriers are not easy feats! We raised over a £1000 independently for charity. We are amazing!

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    • Marx N1 year ago
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      1 year ago

      Friends, Family, the response has been overwhelming and together we have cleanly surpassed my original target of £800. I would like to thank you from the bottom of my heart and boy has it been a long 8 weeks of gut busting training. Well...tomorrow night is the night and I'm excited! We still have 6 days to get the fundraising over the £1000 mark. LET'S DO IT! Thanks once again! M Only 1 day left till fight night, I'm excited. We still have 6 days left to get this page over the £1000 mark. LET'S DO IT! Bless you all M

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    31

    • Leroy Palmer

      Leroy Palmer

      Dec 18, 2016

      Proud of you bro

      £5.00

    • Simon Jacobs

      Simon Jacobs

      Dec 17, 2016

      Great cause. Good luck bro!

      £20.00

    • Kevin OMalley

      Kevin OMalley

      Dec 16, 2016

      BEST OF LUCK, MY FRIEND!I wish I could be there to see this :) Great cause, I know Eman would be proud. All the Best!

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 14, 2016

    • Simon smith

      Simon smith

      Dec 12, 2016

      Good luck and I hope your face still looks the same after the contest!!

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 9, 2016

      Knock him out!

      £5.00

    • Jason Roberts

      Jason Roberts

      Dec 9, 2016

      Do it for the cause Mark. Good luck brother.

      £50.00

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    London, England, United Kingdom

    In memory of Emmanuel "Edash" Nwosu and anyone lost someone to Sickle Cell or Cancer. Both causes not only affect the sufferers, but everyone else hearty enough to lend their support. But with your help, we are well on the right track to FIGHTING DISEASES TOGETHER!!

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