He did it!!! Well done Simon
Congratulations to Simon Horwood who completed the London Marathon and raised more than £4000 for Carers Support West Sussex. An amazing achievement!
You can read Simon’s story in the blog posts below and you can continue donating to his fundraising page.
Well done Simon, everyone at Carers Support West Sussex is very proud and grateful for your effort.
The moment Simon crossed the finish line
Congratulated by wife Jan
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It seems like only yesterday when Simon agreed to be our London Marathon runner in 2019, but here we are with only days to go until he takes on the 26.2 mile challenge around the most famous marathon course in the world. The training has been tough going at times, but Simon's commitment to the [...]
The benefits of cold weather marathon training We'd like to think that March would mean the end of the winter weather wouldn't we? Ice, snow and scraping the car windscreen all a distant memory? Well not necessarily. March can bring some chilly weather of its own (remember we had snow this [...]
London Marathon Training Tips There are fewer than 11 weeks to go until the Virgin Money London Marathon - probably the most famous marathon in the world. Thousands of people will be taking on the 26.2 mile course around the nation's capital, raising money for good causes. Are you one of [...]
Keep up-to-date with Simon's training and fundraising in his video blog below. Simon has now raised 55 per cent of his final total of £3,000. With your help we can get him over the finishing line.
A visit to the new Spurs football ground with his wife Jan put a spring in our London Marathon runner Simon Horwood's step this week. And he needed it as he was breaking in his second pair of trainers. Please show your support for Simon and CSWS with a donation at https://bit.ly/2KWotDl . [...]
Our first blog about Simon's preparations for the London Marathon in April 2019 is from his wife Jan, pictured with Simon above, who explains why she's backing him to raise money for Carers Support. I feel exposed right now as I hide my life, health and how I am feeling as much as possible. I am [...]