She’s finished in the desert so she can start on the desserts ;-)

Hi Folks,

Just in case you didn’t already know, my good lady wife, her inside of the doors, Laura has now arrived back safely from doing this:

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(Looks like she’s enjoying herself far too much, she can even still walk and everything!).

To raise money for



in memory of friend of the club and all round kick ass rider, Rachel, who died of breast cancer in January 2013 at the age of 42:




So far she’s raised an absolutely sunning £2220.45! A huge thank you to everyone who contributed, Prospect Hospice have to raise 75% of their running costs themselves and your donations make a real difference 🙂

All is not too late though, as contributions are still being accepted over at:

If you’d like to find out more about what a desert ultra marathon is all about you can read Laura’s write up over on our running club website here:

Which you’ll be pleased to know doesn’t feature a picture of her feet 😉

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  1. top stuff Laura for surviving and for a great cause as well…will wire some more dosh for you completing the challenge

  2. Fantastic achievement – from your link, 50 deg heat?! That must’ve been hard work. Would love to do this but the idea of raising £1500 is even more daunting!!

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