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£27,711.34
Pippa aka Phoebe Buffay Global's Make Some Noise
Pippa aka Phoebe Buffay
£27,711.34
Global's Make Some Noise
Pippa aka Phoebe Buffay
Pippa aka Phoebe Buffay

Pippa's page has now expired

605 days ago, Pippa created this page and gave everything for Global's Make Some Noise:

  • Shared their page with everyone they could.

  • Received 406 donations from generous family and friends.

  • Raised £27,711.34.

My Story

Hello all!

Firstly, apologies for the lunge profile pic... (there is no explanation with this apology)

I am running this Marathon for a couple of reasons... the main one is to raise money for the lovely cause, Make Some Noise. It raises money for smaller, unsung, brilliant charities that help disadvantaged children - these charities just don't get heard... and they really need to.

The other reason... is that I'm categorically not a runner! I've never desired to run a marathon, I don't enjoy running, I have certainly never caught got the 'running bug' and, to top it off, I run like Phoebe Buffay (I've really tried adjusting my gait to save race-day embarrassment). I've also got a dodgy knee which will make a lovely addition.

And this is the reason I want to do it! What better way ridiculously challenge one's giraffe-like body then to make it run 26 miles further than it's designed to?!

So THANK YOU for donating - I will do you proud on the day (I hope!)

Thank You

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Global's Make Some Noise