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Total raised so far

125%

£2,492.20 of £2,000 target +£545.55 Gift Aid See breakdown

Recent donations

39 minutes ago

Holly & Will

£30.00 + £7.50 Gift Aid

Good luck Louis!!! You’ve got this 💪 love from Will & Holly xx

2 hours ago

Ravee Ram

£20.00

Go on Louis big up for doing this will be easy for you. Will be there screaming for you lad THANK YOU FOR COME

3 hours ago

Sue N

£100.00 + £25.00 Gift Aid

Go for it Louis - for the sheer joy of my little grandson!

5 hours ago

Justin & Colette

£30.00 + £7.50 Gift Aid

Good luck Louis.

9 hours ago

Soph & Blondie

£50.00

Best of luck Louis!! We’ll be cheering you on from Singapore! x

13 hours ago

Anonymous

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

Sorry I can’t give more. I hope you smash it! Good luck. With love from way up north x

15 hours ago

Marnie Downes

£30.00 + £7.50 Gift Aid

We are with you every step of the way Louis. Xxx

16 hours ago

Ian

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

Good luck Lewis your smash it

16 hours ago

George & Luci

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

16 hours ago

Glenn Rumsey

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

Good luck from the worlds end

Louis Cruickshank is raising money for Heathrow Community Trust, The Early Birth Association and THE ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS CHARITABLE FUND

Louis' London Marathon fundraiser


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My story

On the 2nd October 2022 I will be running the London Marathon for The Heathrow Communities Trust, The Early Birth Association (Trevor Mann baby unit at the Royal Sussex County Hospital - Brighton) and The Ashford and St. Peter’s charitable Trust - Little Roo neonatal fund.

My son, Harry, was born on the 6th September 2021 - 10 weeks premature - at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, weighing in at just 3.5lbs. My Fiancé, Clare, was on a friends hen do at the time in Brighton. Which as you can imagine came as a bit of a surprise! Harry spent the following two weeks in the Trevor Mann baby unit. He was then transferred to the neonatal intensive care unit at our local hospital, St Peters - Chertsey. He remained at St Peters for another four weeks before we were finally allowed to bring him home on the 15th October 2021.

The care Harry received at both of the neonatal units in Brighton and Chertsey was outstanding, and the way the staff treated us in such a difficult time also made such a big difference to us. And for this reason I am hoping to raise as much as possible to donate to their charities, so they can continue to provide amazing care and support to premature babies and their families, just like they did for us.

I am also raising for the Heathrow Communities Trust, who have given me my place on the marathon this year. The trust works with communities in the boroughs surrounding Heathrow Airport to offer grants and funding to projects. Including environment and sustainability, and funding for young people.

I might add that I have not run a marathon before, or even a half marathon. I certainly would not class myself as a natural long distance runner either! So completing this challenge and raising money for the charities will be a huge achievement. Feel free to monitor my suffering on Strava, and I hope many of you will come to cheer me on, alongside Harry, on the 2nd October!

Every donation will help all these great causes, so thank you so much in advance for your kindness.


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My updates

yesterday

Steady final run before the big day 😬

6078m distance
0:34:14 time
5:37min/km speed

4 days ago

Lunch Run

10.0km distance
0:55:28 time
5:32min/km speed
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1 week ago

Morning Run

6334m distance
0:34:54 time
5:31min/km speed
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1 week ago

Morning Run

10.0km distance
0:54:58 time
5:27min/km speed
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2 weeks ago

Afternoon Run

7427m distance
0:40:09 time
5:20min/km speed
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Louis Cruickshank is fundraising for 3 charities

Heathrow Community Trust

Charity number: 1183004

The Early Birth Association

Charity number: 286727

THE ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS CHARITABLE FUND

Charity number: 1058567

Louis Cruickshank is fundraising as part of

London Marathon 2022

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