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Ultra-running for Mummy’s Star

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Guy Riddell

I will be completing 6 ultra marathons to support the excellent work done by Mummy's Star.

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Most people will have first hand experience the joy of hearing that a loved one is going to have a baby.  Sadly most will also know the horror of hearing that a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer.  For some, both happen together, meaning specialist support is required throughout and beyond the pregnancy.

Mummy’s Star is the only charity in the UK and Ireland dedicated to supporting women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy or within 12 months after giving birth (

I do quite a lot of running, and other than saving me from middle age spread, this is a fantastic opportunity for me to do something positive

Event details



  • Oldham Way Ultra – a 40 mile route following the boundary of Oldham (Sun 18th Mar 18)
  • The Kirklees Way Ultra – a 73 mile overnight race around the Colne, Spen and Holme Valleys (Fri 6th Jul 18)
  • Torside Time Trial - a 12 hour endurance event in Longdendale, as many 4 mile loops as possible, aiming for at least 50 miles (Sat 8pm 4th Aug - Sun 8am 5th Aug 18)
  • The Gritstone Grind – a 35 mile route from Kidsgrove to Disley nr. Stockport (Sun 9th Sep 18)
  • The White Rose Ultra – 60 miles around the Yorkshire wintry countryside (Sat 3rd Nov 18
    Glossop parkrun, with a minimum of 42 warm-up laps, starting from midnight on 15th December - to make a total of 45 miles (coinciding with my 45th birthday).

Event date

14-March-2018 09:00  - 
15-December-2018 09:30

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed


This is an amazing achievement have a well deserved rest this Christmas.
Donation by Nicola Churchill
on 21-12-2018
£2.50 gift aid
BT sponsors offline
Donation by Anonymous
on 18-12-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Got to admire your persistence Guy. Very well done sir!
Donation by Bartek
on 18-12-2018
Well done mate 👏👏
Donation by Jason Wilks
on 17-12-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Well done Guy. Amazing achievement. Although your are slightly bonkers for doing this!!
Donation by James and Gaynor
on 15-12-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Well done, Guy. Great effort
Donation by Frank Fielding
on 15-12-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Zoe
on 15-12-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck Guy - stay warm and be careful - do you deliberately wait for the worst weather conditions to run in.....? Love jacks and rob
Donation by Jacks and Rob
on 14-12-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Fantastic work Guy for a fantastic charity x
Donation by Wendy mcmahon
on 14-12-2018
£1.25 gift aid
Donation by BT Sponsors Sheet 14-Dec-18
on 14-12-2018
£5.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,032.50
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £1,032.50
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,268.51

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