Tag / challenge
News • Aug 12, 2018 16:02 BST
Nineteen years ago, we supported Jackie's family when her son was rushed to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary after their house set on fire. Now Jackie is taking on the Great North Run to raise money for us.
News • Jul 30, 2018 12:16 BST
On Saturday 11 August, Dad Jaydan will be cycling 300km in 20 hours to thank The Sick Children's Trust for keeping his family together while his son, Rio, underwent numerous operations and procedures during his short life. He hopes to raise £750 in his son's memory.
News • Jul 26, 2018 18:16 BST
Steven Saunderson, 46, is taking on the Great North Run on Sunday 9 September to support The Sick Children’s Trust, a charity which kept him by his 19-month-old son Murdo’s hospital bedside throughout months of treatment.
News • Jul 26, 2018 14:07 BST
A South Shields man who survived being hit by a bus at just 11 years old is taking on the Great North Run for the second time on Sunday 9 September for The Sick Children’s Trust.
News • May 17, 2018 09:10 BST
Jessica is lacing up her trainers to get ready for the London2Brighton challenge, where she’ll run 100km from the capital to the coast, on Saturday 26 May as thanks for supporting her at Rainbow House when her son needed lifesaving surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Blog posts • May 04, 2018 12:24 BST
Read Mark Dean's account of his London Marathon experience. Find out why he wanted to run for The Sick Children's Trust, how he prepared for the big day and if he will ever want to run another marathon again!
News • May 03, 2018 09:48 BST
Mark Dean completed the Virgin London Marathon and has raised over £6,000 for The Sick Children's Trust.
News • Mar 28, 2018 09:18 BST
James Semmens, Company Director at Stone Specialist Gerald Culliford Limited which support The Sick Children's Trust, will be taking on the London Marathon next month to raise money as thanks for supporting his family when his niece needed hospital treatment far away from home.
News • Mar 27, 2018 11:33 BST
Tom Fowler, who stayed with us at Acorn House along with his wife Gemma in 2010, is running this year's Virgin Money London Marathon for #TeamSCT and hopes to raise over £500 to thank The Sick Children's Trust for providing them with free 'Home from Home' accommodation when they needed it most.
News • Mar 20, 2018 09:00 GMT
Andrew Harvey, 43, from Bacton, is training five days a week to complete the Virgin Money London Marathon and raise £2,500 for The Sick Children’s Trust which supported his neighbours, Tracey and Gary Lowings, with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation while their son, Harry, battled for his life in two specialist hospitals miles away from home.
News • Mar 19, 2018 15:20 GMT
Emma Ford is taking on her first ever marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust who continue to support her close friends, Tracy and Adrian Bloor, whose son Alexander is in desperate need of a new heart. She will run the Virgin Money London Marathon on 22 April alongside 16 other #TeamSCT runners.
News • Feb 13, 2018 09:10 GMT
Next month, Tim will be running the Brentwood Half Marathon to raise money for us as thanks for supporting him and partner Victoria at Stevenson House in 2013 when their son Jack was born.
News • Jan 13, 2018 08:17 GMT
Becs Hurst is joining #TeamSCT to raise money in this year's Virgin Money London Marathon. Becs has been supporting us since 2015, helping to raise awareness and fund for Big Chocolate Tea and most recently taken part in Vitality 10,000.
News • Oct 11, 2017 11:07 BST
Reuben Lavric sadly passed away last August and since his family have been tirelessly fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust along with TOFs and The Children's Hospital Charity.
News • Oct 04, 2017 16:18 BST
A team of seven runners from HMS Audacious have raised over £2,700 for Crawford House by taking part in the Great North Run.
News • Sep 16, 2017 16:02 BST
Katrina was supported at Acorn House when her nine week old son was admitted there for lifesaving treatment. Henry, who is now four, is doing really well and to thank us for our support Katrina has joined #TeamSCT and is running the Royal Parks Half Marathon.
News • Sep 14, 2017 12:24 BST
Nicola was supported at Acorn House when her daughter Bella was rushed there for emergency treatment. Nicola and her friend Jen completed the Bedford Half earlier this month as thanks for giving her a 'Home from Home'.
News • Aug 01, 2017 12:41 BST
Great British Long Distance Runner Mark Draper is running this year's first ever Bedford Half Marathon on behalf of The Sick Children's Trust to thank them for supporting his niece Erin when she was seriously ill.
Press Releases • Jul 31, 2017 11:00 BST
David Rez, 37, will be taking on this year's Great North Run to fundraise for The Sick Children's Trust.
Press Releases • Jul 27, 2017 11:28 BST
Mum Michelle will be taking on the Great North Run this September to thank Crawford House for supporting her when her two tiny twins, Maddison and Mila, fought for their lives at the Royal Victoria Infirmary's ICU.