Another first for Joseph’s Goal when Richard Williams took the campaign over the border into Wales. He ‘wore his Joseph’s Goal t-shirt with pride’ in the Cardiff Half Marathon, which he completed in 1 hour 51 minutes. Diolch Richard. (Welsh provided by Joseph’s Grandma Ann)
On the Bruges trip, Vital Wigan held a raffle with two return flight tickets to Maribor for the final group game in Slovenia in December as the prizes. The winners were Cameron Barnes from Winstanley, a sixteen year old ballboy at the DW, and Mike Grundy from Billinge, who is registered blind. Sports Options have [...]
A big thank you to Joseph’s Goal supporter, John Cumberbatch, who followed his Wigan 10K run with a fine 57 minute effort in the Southport 10K, despite having to combat two kilometres of six inch deep mud.
Tom, Jack and Andy enjoyed a well-deserved pint after all three achieved PBs in the Preston 10K to boost Joseph’s Goal funds by over £500. Many thanks.
At the re-launch of the Wigan branch of Lloyds Bank, staff and members of Joseph’s family combined to raise money for Joseph’s Goal.
In wet and windy conditions, runners came from far afield to represent Joseph’s Goal in the Great North Run in Newcastle. Many thanks to Ronan Breslin, (Northern Ireland), Chris Fairclough, (Cambridgeshire) and Five Live’s George Riley, (Salford).
A big thank you to St Andrews C of E School, Springfield, who have once again supported Joseph’s Goal with a non-uniform day to raise cash for Lucy Cachia-Boyce in the Wigan 10K.
At the Wigan 10K, nearly a hundred runners, including Joseph, Emma and Paul, raised thousands for Joseph’s Goal. Heartfelt thanks to all our runners, everyone who sponsored them, and the Wigan public who gave them such a warm reception along the route. A special thanks to Emmerson and Lucy Boyce for their unwavering inspirational support.
Well done to Aaron Swarbrick, who came 3rd in the Wigan Under 8′s 1K, running for Joseph’s Goal, after watching Mark Gore training to run for Team Joseph in the Wigan 10K.
Also at Olly’s birthday fundraiser, a cheque for £100 was presented to Joseph on behalf of Sunderland Home Care Centre. Much appreciated.