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Chantal Kinsley

Running an ultra marathon to raise money to support our local mental health charity Muddy Fork!

Raising money for
Muddy Fork

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So... I got into running a couple of years ago, the furthest I've ever ran is a half marathon, so the next logical step is an ultra marathon, right!?

I'm a mum of three boys, Ben aged 9 and Ethan and Leo who turned 1 in December! They will all be joining me on some of my training runs (we already do lots of running with the double buggy!).

Running has been brilliant for my own mental health and what better way to raise money for a local charity!

I came across Muddy Fork when looking into local services and must admit I'd not heard of it before even though I go for walks around idle valley quite often.

It's estimated that around 1 in 4 people in the uk will experience a mental health problem each year. There are around 240 new referrals for depression and anxiety per month in Bassetlaw.

From working in mental health, I know how invaluable local services are for people, from learning new skills, social interaction, meeting new people and feeling part of the community. I knew that this was something that I really want to support and promote.

Raising money will certainly give me that motivation to get my trainers on and and run on these cold wintery mornings!

Event details

Dukeries 40 mile ultra marathon

The dukeries 40 is an ultra marathon which takes place on 11th May 2019. It starts in the heart of Sherwood Forest through forest trails and footpaths.

There are several different things which i hope to achieve from this fund raiserĀ 

  • raising money for this fantastic service in our local community
  • To spread the word! whether it is something you might benefit from or you know that someone else might!
  • To inspire others to look after their own mental health through exercise, whether its running or another activity. Being active is great for your physical health and mental health!

Event date

11-May-2019 07:30  - 
11-May-2019 17:30

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed


Donation by Chantal Kinsley
on 21-05-2019
£0.75 gift aid
Donation by Oma
on 18-05-2019
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Geoff
on 12-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by John
on 12-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Go for it lovely! You are an inspiration. Lots of love, Laura, Rob and Adeline xxx
Donation by Laura Moore
on 10-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Come on muumy you can do this, we're all very proud of you supermum big love from your boys xxx
Donation by Ben, Ethan & Leo
on 10-05-2019
Donation by Jayne wallace
on 09-05-2019
£1.25 gift aid
Donation by Jill
on 08-05-2019
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck Chantal, the challenge is mind blowing šŸ˜³
Donation by Andy Parkin
on 07-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck, you are amazing. Go smash it xx
Donation by Donna buxton
on 07-05-2019
£2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £333.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £333.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £411.25

Donations closed

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