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£790raised of £2,500 target by 16 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,500 to help Louise achieve her dreams at the ITU World Duathlon Championships

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I am a 35 year old PE teacher living in Essex. Just 18 months ago I competed in my first Duathlon to raise money for charity. This started my whirlwind experience that has lead to me competing for Great Britain Age-Group Team at both the European Championships and the World Championships.
in 2016 i finished 5th in Europe and 8th in The World in my first year of competing at this level! Unlike Elite level everything is self funded. The training is the time, the commitment is the same, however I have to fit in around my full time job!
My dedication to fulfill my dreams of standing on the podium at the World Championships in 2017 is clear when you see my weekly training regime. Most days start at 5am when I fit in my first run session before work and then complete the second session after work.
As a PE teacher I hope that I am an inspiration to my students, age is just a number not a barrier to your dreams!

I need support however to be able to get to Canada in 2017 to compete at the World Championships. Travel fees, Entry fees, equipment, kit, nutrition...the list goes on, and all is self funded.

If you would like to support me reach my dreams I would be forever grateful!

Companies can be offered the opportunity to have their names on my Tri suit for all to see that your support matters!

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  • Louise Douglass

    Louise Douglass

    10 days ago

    Louise Douglass

    Thank you so much to all those that have generously supported my cause. Training is going well, I have my first Duathlon on 22nd Jan, so will keep you posted on my result! Please carry on sharing for me, greatly appreciated! THANK YOU!!!

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  • Louise Douglass

    Louise Douglass

    22 days ago

    Louise Douglass

    Thank you all for your generous donations, it really is appreciated! Love and thanks to all!!! X

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  • Louise Douglass

    Louise Douglass

    2 months ago

    Louise Douglass

    Thank you to all that have supported me so far, special mention to A Binns Electrical Ltd for your very generous donation. Once again I will be proudly wearing your company logo on my Tri Suit!

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2 months ago

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  • Gillian Shields

    Gillian Shields

    Dec 26, 2016

    Good luck Louise from the Shields family. I know how hard you work.

    £30.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Dec 21, 2016

    good luck

    £10.00

  • Jacqueline Joynson

    Jacqueline Joynson

    Dec 18, 2016

    Best wishes Louise. Love Ron and Jacky Joynson. Mum and dad's friends (ex Safeway) cheers x.

    £20.00

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