It is with sadness that we report the passing of Ken Hylton who was the honorary president of the Tyne and Wear Branch for many years.
Team Dane set off from St Bees on the west coast, super excited and full of enthusiasm. This was soon cut short after 500 yards as we hit the steepest hill of the day to climb out of St Bees, but after conquering that the day flew by and so did the miles, eventually…
The Great North Run was back up and running this year, not quite as usual, a new course and a new finishing line (mixed feelings from the runners on this) but again the MND Association welcomed over 200
runners raising funds and awareness.
The runners were of all ages, from teen to well past retirement age….
On Saturday 25th September Natalie Moore and around 20 others, are going to be walking from Briardene Car Park in Whitley Bay to North Shields fish quay, to raise money for MND Association. They will be meeting at 9:45am.
Natalie has set up a fundraising website and has already raised over £1000!
Cycling duo to tour 13 Premiership Rugby clubs in memory of rugby club chairman
Two friends are taking on an epic cycle challenge to raise funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA) in memory of their former rugby club Chairman Simon Adams, who sadly died from the disease a decade ago.
Starting at Newcastle Falcons on…
The annual walk to d’feet held on Sunday 4th July 2021 along the Wylam Waggon Way from Newburn Riverside Park raised a fantastic £5833.25!
A huge huge thank you to everyone who took part and to those who supported us!
This was our 10th walk and over the years we have had great support from people living…
We got home late last Friday night (27 August) after a tiring but enjoyable week travelling around Scotland. Joe ran/climbed 125.6 miles and ascended 45,111 feet. This doesn’t include the miles cycled and driven to get to the start/end of each day.
My Dad was diagnosed with Familial Motor Neurone Disease in March 2020. He’s fighting this despite overwhelming odds.
I saw Kevin Sinfield run 7 marathons in 7 days last year for his former teammate Rob Burrow and I was inspired to do something similar.
I aim to climb/hike/run 7 Munros every day for a week in August….
Nothing from 21/01/2022 to 20/03/2022.