The F1 season may have started in Australia under a cloud of controversy, about cars being too quiet and the disqualification of home-grown talent, but here at Joshua our motor racing season could not have gotten off to a better start.
The only thing is that we don't have a car (quiet or otherwise) nor do we have a driver. What we do have is an incredible pair of legs, in the form of James Pollard, who tackled a half marathon at Silverstone for Joshua and raised an incredible £421.50 in the process, smashing his original target of £300.
And apart from running 13.1 miles James also had to contend with the wind and rain. But despite al this he remained very positive "It was great a day, a touch cold at the start but I soon got warmed up! I
didn't set any records but was pleased with the time. It was fantastic
that so many people supported me and beating the donation target was the
We would like to say a huge thank you to James for undertaking such a massive challenge all in aid of Joshua.
If you fancy running, walking, swimming, or selling cakes for Joshua, just drop Heather a line on email@example.com for help and advice.
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