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Total raised so far

£501.00 +£60.25 Gift Aid See breakdown

Recent donations

5 days ago

Robert Saunders

£15.00

+ £3.75 Gift Aid

Good luck!

5 days ago

Shiobhan and Mike

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

2 weeks ago

Laurence

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

Great man! Well done mate

3 weeks ago

Anonymous

£20.00

I am proud to support such a worthy cause. Good luck on your marathon Daniel.

3 weeks ago

Chrissy & Lester

£30.00

Hope this helps towards your target, well done.

3 weeks ago

Wellman

£10.00

3 weeks ago

Kay

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

All the best Dan what a great cause

3 weeks ago

Val

£21.00

+ £5.25 Gift Aid

You go for it Daniel ! X

3 weeks ago

Saff

£10.00

3 weeks ago

Lanie

£40.00

Good luck lovely x

Help children have that special day they all deserve.

Event date: 21st April 2024

Daniel Chantry is raising money for The Lord's Taverners


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My story

My Journey to the London Marathon and a Glimpse into My Story
As I stand on the brink of turning 50, with the London Marathon looming on the horizon, I reflect on the nearly half a century it took me to recover and heal from the trials life threw my way. Along the winding path of my life, I've encountered unfulfilled childhood dreams, a poignant reminder of the lost moments of my past. However, amidst these reflections, I find solace in the pursuit of a smaller, yet profoundly meaningful dream – the opportunity to make a difference in a child's life.
In my quest to fulfill this aspiration, I've chosen to support the Lord Taverners, an organization dedicated to uplifting children. My journey towards physical and emotional strength commenced within the confines of a hospital, where their gym became the battleground for my recovery. Starting with a mere three minutes of running, I embarked on a journey of relentless determination to reclaim my strength. Despite my minimal formal education, I sought knowledge voraciously, scouring platforms like Facebook, YouTube, and BBC for insights and guidance.
As my endurance grew, so did the physical toll on my body. Yet, I refused to succumb to weakness, transitioning to weightlifting and calisthenics to fortify myself further. It was during my hospitalization that a simple challenge – the "couch to 5km" – transformed into a personal promise to myself, one that I fulfilled with a determined stride. Since then, every step I've taken has been a testament to my unwavering commitment to self-improvement and resilience.
In the corridors of the hospital, a seed was planted – the audacious idea of conquering a marathon. Despite the initial disbelief in such a daunting endeavor, the notion persisted within me, igniting a fire of determination. Now, as I stand on the precipice of this monumental challenge, I am resolute in my determination to see it through, fueled by the prospect of empowering children with opportunities I never had.
Your support is not merely a gesture of kindness; it is the catalyst that propels me forward towards the realization of my dream and the fulfillment of a child's aspirations. Together, let us journey towards the London Marathon, bridging the gap between dreams and reality, one stride at a time.
Thank you for joining me on this transformative journey and for your unwavering support.


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Daniel Chantry is fundraising for

The Lord's Taverners

Charity number: 306054

Daniel Chantry is fundraising as part of

The Lord's Taverners TCS London Marathon 2024

21st April 2024

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