Tony Lobo's Marathon Run for Invest in ME (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis)

Tony Lobo

Target: £1,000.00



Start Date: 17-Aug-2011

End Date: 31-Dec-2011

Event Date: 28-Aug-2011

About my fundraising

Have You Heard of ME? (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis)

I am about to run my first Marathon and would like to raise funding for research into ME. Please help me achieve my target of £1000 My sister is one of over 250,000 sufferers of M.E. in the UK (at a conservative estimate), with about 25% classified as being severely affected, i.e. bed- or house-bound. ME sufferers are affected to varying degrees. There are no visible signs of the illness, ME sufferers do not look ill and seem to be able to cope with normal life as there are no physical outward signs, but the reality is quite different. My sister for example, has suffered from ME the last 25 years, has some good days but more bad days or weeks, sometimes bed or house bound. Each sufferer is a member of a family society that needs to provide care and support, so for every sufferer there could be 2 or 3 other individuals affected by ME. Personal relationships with family and friends of ME sufferers can also be severely affected as i...more more

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Anonymousdonation12-Nov-2011£250.00£62.50Thank you Toby - lucky sister x
Ted Collarddonation26-Oct-2011£50.00£12.50Well done and you should be
Willdonation06-Oct-2011£20.00£5.00happy to support.
Ivan and Melissadonation09-Sep-2011£20.00£5.00Happy birthday! x
Sharon Cordingdonation06-Sep-2011£10.00£2.50Hope it went well
Well done - Jo Mary Josh and Benedict x x x xdonation03-Sep-2011£30.00£7.50
Garethdonation02-Sep-2011£10.00£2.50Well done Tony!
Julian Robinsondonation01-Sep-2011£30.00£7.50Happy Birthday Tony!
Steve Mortimerdonation01-Sep-2011£5.00£1.25good luck,
Rachael Darkindonation31-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Well done Tony!
Barbara and Markdonation31-Aug-2011£20.00£5.00Well Done - Proud of You
Rob and Candydonation30-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Go on my son!!
Racheldonation30-Aug-2011£50.00£12.50Hope it went well!
Amanda Hallumsdonation30-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Well Done !
Marta Bizzottodonation30-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Congratulations Tony, well done!
Anna Kdonation30-Aug-2011£5.00£1.25Tony, well done!
Ziviledonation30-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Good luck!
Paul Earnshawdonation30-Aug-2011£50.00£12.50Good luck make sure you run it under 2 hours
Tim and Heatherdonation29-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50
John and Gary (Spain)donation27-Aug-2011£25.00£6.25Good luck Tony, see you soon.
Richard Simpsondonation26-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Good luck Tony. Thank you
Kalina Zakrynskadonation26-Aug-2011£10.00Good luck Tony!
Keith Millaydonation26-Aug-2011£20.00£5.00Good luck, I'm inspired to begin running again
Tina Surmandonation26-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50good luck!
Liz and Willdonation25-Aug-2011£26.00£6.50Good luck, just focus on that nice cold beer at the end..
David and Ceciledonation25-Aug-2011£25.00£6.25good luck -hope the blisters are not too painful
Malcolm Millerdonation25-Aug-2011£26.00Good luck Tony.
peter & barbardonation25-Aug-2011£50.00£12.502hrs 10 mins finish time (to the nearest pub?)
Candy Jarvisdonation25-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Good luck Tony! A great cause
Kenny and Sudonation25-Aug-2011£25.00£6.25Good on ya T! Hope the weather holds :)

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