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So proud of my son

12 Sep 2021 16:55

My son has just completed the Brighton Marathon 26miles, with no training ( I know he should of trained, but you can't tell thrm lol)  he was diognosed with testicular cancer at age 34 nearly 35 he has just turned 36 in March 2020 ,he found lump end of 2019 and was diognosed  last year early part of 2020, and then me in may last year , I was diognosed with breast cancer, and  Adam was given the all clear .So he's raised £3,841 20+£772.80 gift aid for cancer research,he just wanted to give something back,to help others who may be facing cancer.  .He crossed the finishing line at 16.17pm to day. He started at 10.15am this morning,  I'm super proud and no this will mean a lot to many people' on here and hopefully help towards research and treatment, and hopefully save more lives ,It's a wonderful charity .

So proud of my son

12 Sep 2021 17:05 in response to Jassoscared

Hi. 
I live in Brighton and I was there supporting today. Fabulous to see so many runners supporting so many charities. The atmosphere was great. Well done to your son for running it. It was sooooo hot for them today. Such an important charity too xxxxx

So proud of my son

12 Sep 2021 20:07 in response to Jassoscared

Hello Jassoscared, 

You can be so proud of your son completing the Brighton Marathon - I can't believe he did this without training! Without any training, I don't think I would have made it to the finishing line myself Silly

Please thank him on our behalf for his support and send him our congratulations. I hope he isn't too tired after this remarkable achievement. He raised an incredible amount and it's so nice of him to have wanted to give something back to help others who may be facing cancer. He sounds like an incredible lad and we are so pleased he was given the all clear. 

Thank you so much for your kind words too. We're very touched by your kindness and generosity. 

Lucie, Cancer Chat Moderator

So proud of my son

12 Sep 2021 20:13 in response to SlightlyBewildered

Thank you soooooo much for your support SlightlyBewildered. It sounds like it was a great event! Your support means a lot to us so I can't say it enough but thank you, thank you, thank you!

Events like this would not be able to run without the help of amazing people like you. 

Lucie