Raising Money For Asthma UK

Hello, I am new here!

Next month I will be running the Bath Half Marathon! I have Asthma myself which is why I will be raising money for ASTHMA UK. I have had the local papers covering the story too so I am hoping to raise a fair bit of cash for a great cause. If you are interested in my story visit wiltshiretimes.co.uk/sport/ and even sponsor me if you like :)

Many Thanks

Robbie Newton

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  • Robbie, have you considered setting up a donations site on JustGiving.com? They let you collect money and send it straight to Asthma UK on your behalf - and they can claim back gift aid on qualifying donations too.

    If you set up a page there you are welcome to post the link to it here should any message board members wish to sponsor you.

    Steve

    Moderator

  • Click that link, and you can see I already have one! its justgiving.com/robbie_newton

    Hope some of you guys can help :)

  • On the subject, is anyone else here either taking part in the Bath Half Marathon or going to watch it?

  • london april 22nd

    Well not long to go now and the nerves are starting to go.

    Actually signed up for the 1/2 at SIlverstone on the 18th March to see how I get on. justgiving.com/woddy Im busy badgering friends, family, work mates,local shop keepers, etc to sponsor me and even had the good fortune to get air time on 2 local radio stations.

    A little tip that Im going to try that others might like to follow, is to run a sweepstake at work based on my finish time. Using my predicted finish time and

    going an hour either side of it, divied into minutes. £1 a go per minute with a small prize for the closest time picked and the rest to the chairity.

    Some smart ass at work as already asked if they can have ""Tuesday"", Smug git !!

  • Almost There!

    20 days to go now! Just hope the Asthma Behaves on the day!

    justgiving.com/robbie_newton

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