Pete Mattison

Cloudzilla's Marathon Madness

Fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support
raised of £1,000 target
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Event: ING New York Marathon 2009, on 1 November 2009
Macmillan Cancer Support

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We will do whatever it takes to help you live life as fully as you can


I have always promised (threatened?) myself that I have to run a marathon before I'm 40. Now, obviously I'm a longggg way from 40 (11months!) but I've signed up to run the New York Marathon this year. Anyone who knows me will understand that I hate running, hate exercise and love my sofa. So the thought of getting up at 3am, queueing for 6 hours then running in the cold for another 5hours is a huge, mad, crazy commitment. So please... sponsor me to make it all worthwhile.

I'm going to be raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support, an excellent charity who support people and families living with cancer. It's estimated that one in three people will develop some form of cancer in their lifetime and it is charities like Macmillan that provide essential help when it is most needed.

You can visit my blog for the marathon here...

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About the charity

Macmillan Cancer Support

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At Macmillan, we will move mountains to help people with cancer live life as fully as they can. We’re doing whatever it takes. But without your help we can’t support everyone who needs us. To donate, volunteer, raise money or campaign with us, call 0300 1000 200 or visit

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+ £334.74 Gift Aid
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