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Karen Dusgate

Karen's WOW - Windermere One Way Challenge

I will be swimming the 18kms length of Windermere for IiME because I want to support family & friends living with ME

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  • Team members: Sarah, my daughter, will be my safety support canoeist for the entire route; I think she may have the toughest job - but the better views.
  • Event: WOW - Windermere One Way, 02 Sep 2018

IiME

We fund biomedical research into ME to create a strategy for cure/treatment

Charity Registration No. 1153730

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Karen, supported by her daughter Sarah, has embarked on this personal challenge to raise funds for Invest in ME Research, a charity close to their hearts (Karen's husband, Sarah's dad was diagnosed with ME when Sarah was a baby)

http://www.windermereoneway.co.uk/

Invest in ME Research is an independent UK charity finding, funding and facilitating a strategy of biomedical research into Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME or ME/CFS).The charity is run by volunteers - patients or parents of children with ME - with no paid staff.Overheads are kept to a minimum and all funds raised to go to promoting education of, and funding for biomedical research into, ME.Our efforts are focused on setting up a UK Centre of Excellence for ME which will provide proper examinations, diagnosis and in time treatment(s)/cure(s).

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  • Karen & Sarah
  • Early morning mizzle on Llyn Padarn +10

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