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OJ's Half Martathon & 10k for Iron Fran

Benali’s Iron Fran
21 Jan 2019 - 21 Jan 2020

OJ's Half Martathon & 10k for Iron Fran

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Kayleigh Jones

Total raised

£1,485.00

+ £251.25 Gift Aid

99 Complete
99% of £1,500.00 target

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Benali’s Iron Fran – 7 Iron Mans In 7 Days

In memory of

Owen Jones

OJ's team will be running alongside Francis Benali in the last leg of his 7-day Ironman Challenge in memory of Owen Jones, and anyone else who is fighting or lost their fight to cancer. Kayleigh and Ryan, will be running the half marathon alongside Benali and Millie and Phoebe who will be running the 10k, a first for us all! We are all very passionate about this amazing cause and want to show our support towards Benali by helping him reach his goal of 1 million for Cancer Research. Together we WILL beat cancer!

Francis Benali is a former Southampton FC player who launched a £1m fundraising mission for Cancer Research UK through a series of gruelling physical challenges. The first took place in 2014 and saw Benali run a 1,000 miles between the Premier League football grounds in England. Two years later he completed his second ultra-challenge, running and cycling between Premier League and Championship grounds.

Now he’s about to take on his third and final challenge in a bid to hit his £1m target by undertaking a superhuman seven Ironman distance triathlons on seven consecutive days between 29th April – 5th May 2019 – that’s a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride, 26.2 mile run over a 1,000 miles in one week!

Latest updates

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Susan Jones

2019-05-20T08:11:00+00:00

£5.00

OJ’s came second in the Hop Quiz last night so donated our winnings xx

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James Vincent

2019-05-15T12:08:10+00:00

£50.00

Well done Millicent, love you lots! And the rest of OJ's team of course xx

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The Harps of Pinner

2019-05-09T19:15:06+00:00

£50.00

+£12.50 Gift Aid

Well done everyone and of course, lovely memories of OJ himself. Also hats off to FB for his iron man pursuits - what a trooper.

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Lucy B

2019-05-08T22:10:05+00:00

£20.00

Well done Jones's!!! Such a great cause dear to us all.. Hope you're all recovering well 💪🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️ xx

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Carol Smith

2019-05-08T10:41:23+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Donation from my work right hand lady... Carol Smith. 😊

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Bev Cooper

2019-05-07T11:56:49+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Amazing

Total raised£1,485.00

Online£1,485.00

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