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Total raised so far

100%

£2,000.00 of £2,000 target +£18.75 Gift Aid See breakdown

Recent donations

12 months ago

Andy Morris

£75.00

+ £18.75 Gift Aid

Good luck , great cause

1 year ago

Tim Busch

£100.00

1 year ago

Rob Seda

£75.00

1 year ago

Kimmy and Billy Bonner

£100.00

Go Brenton!! Your continued commitment to health and charity is inspiring!! Cheering you on from across the pond!!!! Let’s gooooo!!!!

1 year ago

Colin Figueroa

£100.00

1 year ago

Garth Ellms

£100.00

1 year ago

Ledbelly

£150.00

1 year ago

Anonymous

£100.00

Brenton - best of luck to you on the London marathon. Your dedication to the cause is unprecedented but I’m thankful that in 2023 You now serve alcohol and hydration drinks. You’re a great listener and have a great heart. You'll crush it!

1 year ago

JB

£100.00

Go, Double B!

1 year ago

BIANCA LAPHAM

£100.00

Brenton runs for Butterflies - London Marathon 2023

Event date: 23rd April 2023

Brenton Blanchard is raising money for DEBRA


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My story

I'm seeking 26 generous donors to support DEBRA UK and sponsor 1-mile (or more) by making a £75 donation per mile ($90).

On April 23, 2023 I'm running the London Marathon to support DEBRA UK - the butterfly skin charity.

DEBRA UK is a national charity supporting 3,000+ members, which includes people living with EB, relatives, partners, or carers of someone with EB, healthcare professionals and researchers who work with EB. Epidermolysis Bullosa, or EB, is a rare genetic connective tissue disorder - the prominent symptom of extremely fragile skin 'like a butterflies wing' that blisters and tears from minor friction or trauma.

There is no treatment or cure, but researchers are making tremendous strides in developing therapies. The current standard of care is supportive, which includes daily wound care, pain management, and protective bandaging.

In a personal quest to run 50 Marathons by age 50 and the 6 Abbott World Marathon Majors; The London Marathon is one of the largest and most prominent in the globe. To date, I've completed 8 Marathons including 3 World Majors - New York City, Chicago, & Berlin with London (2023), Tokyo and Boston remaining.

The world-famous London Marathon route has remained largely unchanged since the inaugural race in 1981 and encompasses many of the capital’s most mesmerizing landmarks, old and new.

Following along with my Strava training in pursuit of running a goal time of 3:20

Miles sponsored by:
Mile 1 - Irina Melnic
Mile 2 - Dennis Blanchard
Mile 3 - Martí
Mile 4 - Kevin Laidlaw
Mile 5 - Annie Kessler
Mile 6 - Ted Maturo / Elijah Medina
Mile 7 - Ken Steeves
Mile 8 - Rob Fretto
Mile 9 - Dale Ledbelly
Mile 10 - Andy Morris
Mile 11 - Keith Zanardi
Mile 12 - Joshua Bruff
Mile 13 - Carol Blanchard
Mile 14 - Bianca and Woody Lapham
Mile 15 - Garth Ellms
Mile 16 - Jennifer Hotaling
Mile 17 - Colin Figueroa
Mile 18 - Kimmy and Billy Bonner
Mile 19 - Paul Blanchard
Mile 20 - Rob Seda
Mile 21 - Jon Motl
Mile 22 - Timothy Busch
Mile 23 - Craig Horton
Mile 24 - Isabel Horton
Mile 25 - Edward & William Paluch
Mile 26.2 - Maksim Blanchard


Thank you for checking out my page. Making a donation is fast, easy and secure thanks to Give as you Live Donate. They'll take your donation and pass it onto DEBRA.

My updates

12 months ago

London Marathon

43.4km distance
3:26:12 time
4:40min/km speed

1 year ago

St Andrews tune up

10.1km distance
0:52:31 time
4:59min/km speed

Brenton Blanchard is fundraising for

DEBRA

Charity number: 1084958

Brenton Blanchard is fundraising as part of

A Life Free of Pain

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7 9 2 . 7 km Total distance

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