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£1,706raised of £5,000 target by 63 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,706 to help Diabetes UK, MS UK, Prostate Cancer UK and Help for Heroes. A small amount will also go to school refurbishments.

    Princetown, United Kingdom
    Funded on Wednesday, 20th September 2017

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    After completing a number of Mountain Marathons and breaking the 55 mile Ten Tors record, a friend and I have decided to attempt a self-planned 24 hour ultra marathon on Dartmoor. We are planning to run around 130 km non-stop during this period.

    We are raising money for a number of charities. I have chosen Help for Heroes and Joe has picked Diabetes UK. We both have personal connections to these organisations and agree that they will put the money to good use. We will give 25% of the money to each charity.

    We are students of Torquay Boys' Grammar School and both belong to the same house - Davys. All the houses have a strong charitable ethos and we feel that it is only right to donate some of the money raised to the house charities, MS UK and Prostate Cancer UK. We have chosen to give 25% of the money to these organisations. The house has strong connections with these NGOs, especially MS UK as a former teacher lives with multiple-sclerosis. The remaining 25% will be donated to the school 6th Form and will help with much needed refurbishments for future students.

    We will be grateful for any donation and know that your money will be put to good use. We realise that four charities and the school seems like overkill, but we feel that they all do fantastic work and missing one out would be the wrong thing to do.



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      • Anonymous


        Sep 13, 2017


      • Joanna Shore

        Joanna Shore

        Aug 20, 2017

        Well done Harry and Joe! An epic challenge and inspirational achievement!😃

      • Browns


        Jul 28, 2017

        Well done, an amazing feat


      • Fraser Dixon (not photo!)

        Fraser Dixon (not photo!)

        Jul 25, 2017

        Well done Harry. Doing such a great event means we will have to call you "Super Nut!"Good effortFraser


      • Anonymous


        Jul 24, 2017


      • Chris Zursiedel

        Chris Zursiedel

        Jul 23, 2017

        It was great to see you both at the finish, reasonably awake and fit! Hope you have recovered by now! Enjoy the holidays ...


      • Anonymous


        Jul 22, 2017


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      Harry Fox

      Harry Fox

      Princetown, United Kingdom

      Hi! I'm just like your normal 17 year old, accept that I do crazy things like Mountain Marathons and lots of hiking. I've always loved exercise and extreme events, but only once I've finished... But who can't resist a challenge!

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