Monthly Archives: April 2012

A worldwide audience for Paddy

Hey, did you know that in the last week the website had 280 visitors from 10 countries?!

  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Germany
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Scotland
  • Norway
  • Italy

So many generous people out there – thanks!

Some very generous donations for the appeal for the Irish cancer society already. This will honestly keep my focus on why I am doing this.. thanks so much for helping make a difference everyone. You can sponsor me on my MyCharity page here

Great night at Alan’s party – and a few new recruits?!

Hey. We had a great night at Alan and Jackie’s party last night. Feeling bit ropey this morning… but I do seem to remember a few promises of some people doing the first 5 miler with me for the cause?! You know who you are!

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If you don’t want to donate Online I’ll also have Cards from….

If you don’t want to donate Online I’ll also have Cards from the Irish Cancer Society. They are sending them to me this week.

So if you would rather sponsor me in person and not on-line click this page and let me know

Thanks a mil!


My Run For Paddy T Shirt arrived today

3 days after I ordered it my Run For Paddy T Shirt arrived in the post today… looks cool!

Thanks for the Day 1 Support!

Thanks so much to everyone for their kind comments and early dontations… on day 1! No pressure eh?! Seriously though, this will help me on with the task


The Fingal Swords 10km Route Map Is Now On This Website

The Fingal Swords 10km Route Map Is Now On The Website. The 2nd of my Races, this is the only 100% road event in the series and so is expected to attract a huge participation as it’s the 1st year of the race. View Route Map (PDF) or look at the “Races” page of this site

Here is a quick video of what I am letting myself in for in October

Oh crap!! This has shocked me a little, but I’ve alot of training ahead so I probably shouldn’t be looking at the finish line before I start!

You can see a fast forward video of the course below:

I have added the Athlone 20 miles Race to my schedule

I have added the Athlone 20 mile to my schedule. You can see more about this race on their website. This race is organised around the Dublin Marathon training schedule and fits into week 13 of the big plan.

Final Total Announced

Our final total is in. €8,421 raised for the Irish Cancer Society. Thank you so so much to every single person who donated to The Irish Cancer Society through

Thanks to everyone who supported me along the sidelines and the roads during my races. Thanks to everyone who ran some races with me. Thanks to everyone who did their own fundraising events and campaigns for Thanks to Regina for listening to my moaning of aches and pains and for being the greatest person that’s ever lived. Thanks to Ann for supporting me from the moment I ran the idea past her. And thanks to the man behind it all, my inspiration for every mile and my true friend, Paddy. We love you man.

The Big Idea

To run the following 6 races and raise money for the Irish Cancer Society in memory of Paddy Supple

  • 5 mile (8 km) race in June
  • 10 km race in July
  • 10 mile (16 km) race in August
  • Half marathon in September
  • 20 mile (32 km) in October
  • Full marathon in October

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    Some people have said that they might run (or walk) the 1st race with me and maybe even the second one too... some even said they'd do more then 2 races, but that was on a night out! You can register for the races by clicking here. Let me know if you sign up and we'll meet up on the race day.

    Not a runner or a walker? No hassle! If you have any other ideas on how you can help get in touch today... we need all the help we can get to make this big for Paddy!
    All money raised by you, my supporters, will be donated to the great work of the
    All money raised goes to Irish Cancer Society

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