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Dave runs the Reading Half dressed as Elvis

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David Scott
Reading
[b]Quick update. We did it![/b] Glynn and I got round, singing, throwing Elvis shapes and '[i]thanking...
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Target:
£650.00
Total raised:
£714.31


Donations accepted until:  September 21, 2012

About

Quick update. We did it! Glynn and I got round, singing, throwing Elvis shapes and 'thanking people very much' for their applause and support all the way round. Despite that, and stopping for photos regularly, we still managed to do it in 2hrs 5mins.
We ran the Reading Half Marathon, dressed as the King himself, Mr Elvis Presley: cape, quiff, sunglasses, rhinestones and all!
It was certainly silly, and sufficiently arduous for me to feel happy asking you to part with a little of your hard-earned cash!

I chose to raise money for my favourite charity, the World Land Trust, who do splendid work saving rainforest and other wilderness habitats round the globe in the form of permanent reserves. Since its foundation in 1989, and with Sir David Attenborough as patron, the WLT has helped to protect over 500,000 acres of the world’s wild places: of utmost importance in protecting us all from the risks and damage of climate change.


Event Details

Reading Half Marathon

The Reading Half, 13.1 miles, or to make it sound more impressive, 21K, takes place on Sunday 1st April in, perhaps not surprisingly, Reading.

(Got to love the fact that in 'event type' below it says 'running/walking' - how did they know?)

Event date:

01-April-2012 10:00

Event type:

Running / Walking
Event already started

Location

Reading Half Marathon,
Reading,
Reading,
UK

This map shows the general event location, for accurate information please contact the event organiser.

Raising money for
World Land Trust

Donations

Donation by Anonymous £ 10.00
on 04-05-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid
Well done Elvis!
Donation by Rebecca £ 10.00
on 01-05-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid
With many thanks to Jane and Ryo!
Donation by Anonymous £ 15.00
on 27-04-2012 £ 3.75 gift aid
Well done Dave
Donation by Steph £ 10.00
on 16-04-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid
With big thanks to Rav, Amol and Craig for their donations!
Donation by Anonymous £ 35.10
on 13-04-2012 £ 8.77 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous £ 10.00
on 04-04-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid
Well done Big man!!
Donation by Lee £ 5.00
on 04-04-2012 £ 1.25 gift aid
Am very impressed! Well done! Hil
Donation by Anonymous £ 10.00
on 03-04-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid
Well done mate. Always the impressive one.
Donation by Anonymous
on 03-04-2012
Alvis has left the building.
Donation by Yam's allroyt mayt. £ 10.00
on 03-04-2012 £ 2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online donations:
£714.31
Offline donations:
£0.00
Total raised:
£714.31
Total raised with gift aid:
£876.62

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