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The 2017 Slimming World London Marathon Team

Fundraising for SMILES

142 %
raised of £12,000 target
by 415 supporters
  • Team members: Emma Holmes, Georgina Wallace, Mat Jones, Andrew Geldard, Rebecca Schrod, Nikki Ayling, Hayley McKenna, Rachel Edmunds, Lauren Pollard, Susan Brophy & Heidi Palmer
  • Event: London Marathon 2017, 23 Apr 2017


Slimming World's charitable foundation SMILES (Slimmer's Making It a Little Easier for Someone) has raised over £24 million for worthwhile causes since it launched in 1997. In 2020, SMILES will be raising funds for Cancer Research UK, the Irish Cancer Society and Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Charity Registration No. 1061429


This incredibly inspiring and dedicated team of Slimming World members and Consultants, who have lost over 70 stone between them, will celebrate their weight loss achievements by running the 2017 London Marathon.

Consultant Emma Holmes is 31, lives in Nuneaton and has lost 2st 1.5lbs.

Consultant, target member and Consultant Slimmer of the Year 2015 Georgina Wallace is 40, lives in Feltham and has lost 7st 11lbs.

Target member Mat Jones is 41, lives in Port Talbot and has lost 7st 7lbs.

Member Andrew Geldard is 34, lives in Portland and has lost 5 stone.

Member and Slimming World Blogger Rebecca Schrod is 25, lives in Basildon and has lost 9 stone.

Target member Nikki Ayling is 25, lives in Portsmouth and has lost 7st 4.5lbs.

Member Hayley McKenna is 31, lives in Coventry and has lost 7st 4.5lbs.

Target member Rachel Edmunds is 40, lives in Wolsingham and has lost 12 stone.

Target member Lauren Pollard is 25, lives in Ipswich and has lost 6st 2lbs. 

Target member Susan Brophy is 35, lives in County Laois, Ireland and has lost 7st 9lbs.

Member Heidi Palmer is 36, lives in Codnor and has lost 4 stone.

Please support our fabulous team and help them raise valuable funds for Slimming World's charity partners. All our UK based runners will be raising funds for Cancer Research UK while Susan, who is based in Ireland, will be supporting the Irish Cancer Society.


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