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Del Runs London BIG 3 to beat BIG C

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31 Dec 2018

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4% of £2,500.00 target

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I'm 56, I've lost 10st: In 2019 I’m running a 1/4, 1/2 & 1 Full Marathon in London to raise as much money to beat cancer

In memory of

Gurdial Singh Rathore (Father) & Darshan Singh Bhatti (Father in Law) and for Darren Gentle now

This page is now closed but a new JustGiving Page which still open for donations for my marathon runs in 2019 at:

Please continue to do donate so we can beat cancer sooner.

Cancer doesn't discriminate it affects all ages, races and religions. At some point it will affect you, if not directly then it will hurt a family member or a friend. You will hate cancer as it destroys the lives of people you love and care about. I lost my father Gurdial Singh Rathore and father in law Darshan Singh Bhatti to cancer, and it is now hurting a good friend of mine Darren Gentle.

There is no immunity from cancer for anyone, and today doctors better understand than ever before that obesity is a causal agent for cancer. Right now obesity levels in children and adults in the UK are at a record high, so we can expect an increase in cancer cases in years to come, unless.....we combat obesity and find more effective cancer treatments and cures.

At a personal level I started the fight against my own morbid obesity by losing over 10st (140lbs / 60kg) in 1 year after gastric sleeve surgery in October 2014. By reducing my weight from 25st (155kg) to 15st (90kg), I have become healthier and fitter. Through my not for profit website; I have in the last 3 years helped many people, in the main men between 30-55 years of age at risk from illness due to morbid obesity. Advising and mentoring them based on my own experience many have changed their lives forever if not as some said to me, "saved their lives". Since 2015 with improved health I have undertaken a number of physical challenges for charity that a few years ago would have been impossible for me to even have considered, these include;

* 2016 - Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro & Mt Snowdon.

* 2017 - Climbing Scarfell Pike, finishing Tough Mudder &
running and finishing Gt. Eastern Run 1/2 Marathon (13.1

* 2018 - Running and finishing Loch Ness Marathon (26.2 miles),
Gt Eastern Run 1/2 Marathon (13.1 miles) and Brighton
10K 1/4 Marathon (6.5 miles).

For all of these challenges I paid out of my own pocket to participate and people generously donated thereby allowing me to raise thousands of pounds for charities including; Sue Ryder, Cancer Research UK, Make A Wish Foundation, Shine, Cruse Bereavement, East Anglia Air Ambulance, The Princes Trust and HEAL (Health & Education for All).

My charity challenge for 2019 is to run London's Big 3 to beat the Big C;

* Virgin London Marathon (26.2 miles) - Sun 28th April

* Vitality Big Half Marathon (13.1 miles) - Sun 10th March

* CRUK London Winter Run (6.5 miles) - Sun 3rd February

In running London I'm running all over cancer I’m fundraising right now for Cancer Research UK. There’s no time to lose!

Donate to my page today and help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

Latest updates


Alison Barnes



+£1.25 Gift Aid

Good luck.

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Del Singh


Huge party night alert: Suite Chocolate 2019, celebrating The Park Nightclub in Peterborough's 20th Anniversary with Chris Goldfinger (ex Radio 1) on Easter Sunday 21st April - 10.30pm-4am at Radius in Peterborough. My big fund raiser for CRUK - hoping to raise thousands so checkout more at:

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Del Singh


Just collecting and counting up the cash from me and my kids selling Unity Bands for CRUK - so far £200 to add to the £115 raised online - so £335 (13%) of my target ...but got some bigger things to boost the fund raising as you will see.


Harpal Mattu



+£5.00 Gift Aid

Enjoy a coffee or two


Jack Digva



+£6.25 Gift Aid

Have a few Coffees 👌🏽

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Del Singh


Collected £165 rattling the tin so have £235 need more

Total raised£120.00



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