Philip’s challenge will see him running, cycling, swimming and walking a total of 500 miles in events including the London to Paris 24 cycle ride and the Athens Marathon on 13 November. On 22 May, Philip’s journey begins on a bike ride across every bridge of the River Thames.
“I lost my granddad in January, following some huge strokes and lots of mini-strokes,”
As Philip explained, choosing the 500-mile target was an arbitrary decision: “My housemate, Chris Nops, suggested it. And I knew it was something I had to do. It’s not just about raising money. It’s about remembering and respecting the lives of three amazing people.”
To keep up to date with Philip’s challenge and show your support, visit www.justgiving.com/
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