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James McGladdery - Athens Marathon 2017 Meningitis Research Foundation
James McGladdery - Athens Marathon 2017
£625.64
£1,200
Meningitis Research Foundation
James McGladdery - Athens Marathon 2017
James McGladdery - Athens Marathon 2017

My Story

Last year I decided to start running. My goal - to race in the Budapest half marathon. So I set my mind to it, trained hard and came away with the motivation for an even bigger challenge - The Athens Marathon.

I thought this would be something I could truly be proud of, one more box ticked on the bucket list...

But then I thought about all those who don't have the time, or opportunities to complete theirs.

Meningitis is taking the lives of so many infants and young adults. What would...

Last year I decided to start running. My goal - to race in the Budapest half marathon. So I set my mind to it, trained hard and came away with the motivation for an even bigger challenge - The Athens Marathon.

I thought this would be something I could truly be proud of, one more box ticked on the bucket list...

But then I thought about all those who don't have the time, or opportunities to complete theirs.

Meningitis is taking the lives of so many infants and young adults. What would you do if you were diagnosed and were told the next few days could be your last? What would you want to achieve?

I want to do something incredible so others can have the exact same opportunities as me.

Any donations would be greatly appreciated, supporting the work of the Meningitis Research Foundation. Please help me raise awareness of meningitis and septicaemia by sharing my page with your friends and family.

Lets do something amazing together.

James

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