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Penzance 5k 2019
5 Jun 2019

Tracie’s Race for Ben

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Tracie Seebold

Total raised

£305.00

+ £66.25 Gift Aid

203 Complete
203% of £150.00 target
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I'm taking part in Race for Life to raise money to beat cancer

In memory of

Ben Gillott

04 Sep 1988 - 13 Feb 2019

I’ve dusted down my trainers and will be running 5k on June 5th in the Penzance Race for Life. As you know, my gorgeous nephew, Ben, died of a brain tumour in February this year. He lived with a terminal prognosis for over 6 years and did so with amazing courage. My profile photo was taken 3 days after he was told that the tumour had spread, and the inevitable would happen. Imagine! The next 3 months were brutal, and in spite of it all he faced death without self pity and he didn’t moan once. So, if Ben can do that, the least I can do is get my sorry ass off the sofa and run 5k to raise a bit of money in his memory. Anything you can give will contribute to the research needed to fight this cruel, cruel disease. And it will help keep me motivated too as I gasp for air, probably at about the 1k mark.

Ben, you were very loved. This is for you sweetheart ❤️❤️❤️

Thank you so much for your donations, my lovelies xxx

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Marie Hall

2019-06-18T18:03:28+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

You are one caring, big hearted, beautiful human. Well done gorgeous and apologies this is late! Mxxx 💕

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Doulla Croft

2019-06-07T12:07:51+00:00

£50.00

+£12.50 Gift Aid

Ben's journey was one of tremendous courage, surrounded by love. I know he will never leave your hearts.

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Nicola Upsher

2019-06-06T21:53:46+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Well done Trace 😘

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Ann Davies

2019-06-06T16:48:23+00:00

£20.00

Well done Tracie x

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Tracie Seebold

2019-06-05T20:19:04+00:00

I did it! (33.14 minutes) Thank you everyone for your very generous donations ❤️ xxx

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Rob Seebold

2019-05-30T13:03:47+00:00

£30.00

+£7.50 Gift Aid

Well done sh, a great thing to do. Ben will be proud of you, as we all are. Love Rob, Libby and TizzWoods :-) xxx

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