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Re: Mark Maddox
« Reply #150 on: December 23, 2013, 03:06:25 PM »

Mark - Have a great Christmas mate - enjoy eating all the sh*te things you said you would  ;)

Best wishes
Ray & Jill Sant
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« Reply #151 on: January 15, 2014, 08:38:08 PM »

Some of you may have seen, but I have today entered to run the Great Manchester Run on Sunday 18th May. I have wanted to do it, and a few of my friends are also doing it this year. So I have decided as a thank you to Mark for being an inspiration to so many at Altrincham to raise money for MNDA. My JustGiving link is below. I'm pretty fortunate that I don't have to sell this charity on here  :)

I did my first 10k tonight and did it in 1hr 8mins. My initial aim is 1hr, and hoping I can go past that.

http://www.justgiving.com/Andrew-Nash3
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Re: Mark Maddox
« Reply #152 on: January 20, 2014, 05:09:43 PM »



From Facebook

"Beating Blue Monday by booking your holidays? Look out for our Football v MND awareness posters, currently on display at London Luton Airport.

Help us spread the word about Mark Maddox’s campaign by tweeting a photo of yourself by our posters to @mndassoc or post a picture on our Facebook wall.

Thank you to Steve and Joanne Druett and the team at Luton Airport for making it happen."
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« Reply #153 on: January 20, 2014, 10:58:50 PM »



From Facebook

"Beating Blue Monday by booking your holidays? Look out for our Football v MND awareness posters, currently on display at London Luton Airport.

Help us spread the word about Mark Maddox’s campaign by tweeting a photo of yourself by our posters to @mndassoc or post a picture on our Facebook wall.

Thank you to Steve and Joanne Druett and the team at Luton Airport for making it happen."

That's fantastic publicity.
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Re: Mark Maddox
« Reply #154 on: January 24, 2014, 10:50:43 PM »

http://mads04.wordpress.com/2014/01/24/last-of-a-dying-breed/

I was brought up by the best mum and dad in the world, they brought me, my brothers and sister up to have basic morals in life. Show respect for your elders, always use your manners, be nice to people, smile and don’t swear!! Ok so that last one doesn’t always f**kin work for me but you get my drift!!!
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« Reply #155 on: January 28, 2014, 01:56:52 PM »

Just seen and heard Mark on the BBC North West lunchtime news bulletin. The story will also be carried on the main programme this evening. The word 'hero' is much over-used but Mark is a hero in the truest sense of that word.
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« Reply #156 on: April 02, 2014, 10:10:32 PM »

Some of you may have seen, but I have today entered to run the Great Manchester Run on Sunday 18th May. I have wanted to do it, and a few of my friends are also doing it this year. So I have decided as a thank you to Mark for being an inspiration to so many at Altrincham to raise money for MNDA. My JustGiving link is below. I'm pretty fortunate that I don't have to sell this charity on here  :)

I did my first 10k tonight and did it in 1hr 8mins. My initial aim is 1hr, and hoping I can go past that.

http://www.justgiving.com/Andrew-Nash3

Did my first 10k since,and now down to 1 hour 1 second!! Legs are feeling it at the moment,but will be worth it. Please sponsor if you can. Thanks.
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« Reply #157 on: April 03, 2014, 02:51:28 PM »

Some of you may have seen, but I have today entered to run the Great Manchester Run on Sunday 18th May. I have wanted to do it, and a few of my friends are also doing it this year. So I have decided as a thank you to Mark for being an inspiration to so many at Altrincham to raise money for MNDA. My JustGiving link is below. I'm pretty fortunate that I don't have to sell this charity on here  :)

I did my first 10k tonight and did it in 1hr 8mins. My initial aim is 1hr, and hoping I can go past that.

http://www.justgiving.com/Andrew-Nash3

Did my first 10k since,and now down to 1 hour 1 second!! Legs are feeling it at the moment,but will be worth it. Please sponsor if you can. Thanks.

Well done mate, just sponsored you, keep at it.
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« Reply #158 on: April 03, 2014, 10:40:39 PM »

Some of you may have seen, but I have today entered to run the Great Manchester Run on Sunday 18th May. I have wanted to do it, and a few of my friends are also doing it this year. So I have decided as a thank you to Mark for being an inspiration to so many at Altrincham to raise money for MNDA. My JustGiving link is below. I'm pretty fortunate that I don't have to sell this charity on here  :)

I did my first 10k tonight and did it in 1hr 8mins. My initial aim is 1hr, and hoping I can go past that.

http://www.justgiving.com/Andrew-Nash3

Did my first 10k since,and now down to 1 hour 1 second!! Legs are feeling it at the moment,but will be worth it. Please sponsor if you can. Thanks.

Well done mate, just sponsored you, keep at it.

Likewise.  Great stuff Nasha
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« Reply #159 on: April 12, 2014, 10:59:46 AM »

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Re: Mark Maddox
« Reply #161 on: April 13, 2014, 11:08:54 PM »


Track his progress in today's London Marathon:


http://results-2014.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com/2014/?content=detail&fpid=search&pid=search&idp=9999990F5ECC830000140634&lang=EN_CAP&event=MAS




This suggests MadDog didn't finish? Even taking part is a fantastic achievement, do we know if he did finish?
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« Reply #162 on: April 13, 2014, 11:23:14 PM »


Track his progress in today's London Marathon:


http://results-2014.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com/2014/?content=detail&fpid=search&pid=search&idp=9999990F5ECC830000140634&lang=EN_CAP&event=MAS





This suggests MadDog didn't finish? Even taking part is a fantastic achievement, do we know if he did finish?


He did 16 miles and then was beaten by the heat apparently.  I couldn't do 16 minutes.  Tremendous effort.  Well done Mads.
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Re: Mark Maddox
« Reply #163 on: April 13, 2014, 11:23:55 PM »

Sadly due to a combination of heat and his condition Mark had to withdraw after sixteen miles.

TYpically of Mark, on his TWITTER feed he apologised for this as though he'd let someone down, although, IMHO he has absolutely nothing to apologise for (which I have mentioned to him)

Just starting was an achievement and one I would never even consider.

Still a hero and a legend so far as I'm concerned
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« Reply #164 on: April 13, 2014, 11:40:43 PM »

Fantastic effort Mark. For someone who should not be able to start a race like this to get this far is an exceptional achievement.

BTW, the brother of one of my friends has recently been diagnosed with MND. My friend read one of Mark's blogs and this raised her spirits greatly. Mark is truly inspirational and I really hope and believe my friend's brother will take comfort and inspiration from Mark's writings.
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