Sponsor Team Lily

We encourage all of our team to set up a JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving Page

No Sugar in February

Gemma Meredith is going without sugar for our charity. She want to raise a few pennies but also make more people aware of Mitochondrial Disease. Thanks Gemma and good luck 

Brighton Half Marathon - 26th February

Jenna Eastlake and Stuart Burt are representing Team Lily at this half Marathon. Jenna is running in memory of the super special Lauren Tranter and Stuart met the Gage family on holiday whose daughter Ivy lives with Mitochondrial Disease and wanted to doing something to support them and us. Thank you both and good luck 

Newport Half Marathon - 3rd March

Jade Short, Jonathan Avery, Andrew Short, Ross Richards are running this event for us. Jade's sister, Kristianne son Hugo who has Mitochondrial Disease. Thanks so much for your support. 

Bath Half Marathon - 12th March

Charlie Pinder is running this half marathon in memory of the gorgeous Tom who was lost to Mitochondrial Disease. He knows what a difference the support we can provide made to his family and wants to help us to continue to do this for all families. Thanks Charlie and good luck. 

The Arctic 100 - 28th March

On the 28th March this year James Kitto, John Nichols, Tuukka Josefsson and Conor Pierce  will be Nordic ski trekking 100km across the Arctic wilderness deep inside the Arctic Circle in Northern Finland. It should take us 4 days - bears and weather permitting. Totally unsupported,they will be dragging everything they need to survive behind us in sleds battling temperatures as low as minus 30. Please check out www.arctic100.com to read more about the challenge and follow their journey.

Supernova Fun Run  - 1st April 

Vicki Sullivan, her two children, her friends Alex and Becky are taking on this 5k event for our charity. Vicki lost her Aunty to MELAS and want to help in the fight for a cure. We wish you all lots of luck. 

Asics Greater Manchester Marathon - 2nd April

Daniel Allen is pushing himself at this Marathon event for our charity to help us find that cure. His fiance is cousin to the super cute Sebastian Pitts who has Mitochondrial Disease. Good luck with your training Daniel and thank you. 

Rat Race Dirty Weekend - 6th May 

Lucy johnson, Stuart johnson, Clare lacey, Kirsty Williamson, Scott Williamson, Erin thorogood and Oliver Thorogood are taking part in this challenging event for us inspired by Lucy and Stuart's gorgeous son Harry who has Mitochondrial Disease. We wish you all lots of luck and have fun! 

Gloustershire Spartan Sprint - 20th May

Gary Pettyjohns is taking part in this event inspired by his friends Jodi and Nick who lost their little boy Kian to Mitochondrial Disease. Good luck with your training Gary and have fun!

London to Brighton 100k - 27th May

Neil Harper was a complete superman for us in 2016. For 2017 he and his friend John Lawler are taking on this 100km challange for us inspired by the Dodd family and their son James who has Mitochondrial Disease. Thanks so much for doing this ultra challenge for us to help find that cure. 

Great Manchester Run - 28th May

After meeting the amazing Gage family on holiday, Stuart Burt was inspired to make a difference and help us find a cure for Mitochondrial Disease. He decided that this half marathon was a great way to do it. Also taking part is Katie Brewer and lucy linnell-Taylor running for Katie's little boy Toby. Wishing you all lots of luck. 

Torbay Half Marathon - 25th June

Sam Beer, Jo Steed, Jon “Chap” Steed, Gemma Stevens, Elly Stevens are all running this race as part of Team Jacum. This fundraising group set up in memory of Jacob Wright does so much for our charity. We wish you all lots of luck and know for some of you this is your first half marathon. 

2 Day Cycle from North to South Wales - 8th July

Helen Wiliams lost her brother Alistair to Mitochondrial Disease. After generously asking people to donate to our charity at her wedding in 2016 she is now completing this challange for us. Thank you so much Helen we know you are going to be amamzing! 

Iron Man Bolton - 16th July

Last year Steve Thornley completed 14 events for us in memory of Jacob Wright. This year he is going for just one but its a biggy! His first full Iron Man!!!!!! We wish you lots of luck with your training Steve and know Bob and Claire will be there to cheer you on. Thanks for all you do. 

Bristol Half Marathon  - 17th September

Stephen Harrington is running this half marathon for us after attending some of our events. Here he saw first hand the effect of Mitochondrial Disease on families and wants to make a difference. Thank you Stephen and good luck.

Charity Appeal

Daisies for Daisy

Emmy Palmer set up this fundraising group because of her gorgeous daughter Daisy who has mitochondrial disease. The group make and sell "Daisy" inspired gifts to raise money for our charity. Emmy says " I want to raise awareness and funds for research into Mitochondrial disease. In the hope that one day there will be a cure for this debilitating disease" Together we will find that cure Emmy - Thank you 

Team Jacum's Shop

Team Jacum's Shop is a on line shop that sells beautiful hand made gifts made by Liz and Dave Doe. They lost their beautiful Grandson Jacob to Mitochondrial Disease and since his death have decided to use their talents to help other people. We want to say thank you for supporting our charity and joining the fight for a cure in Jacobs memory.  

For Jessica Crafts 

For Jessica Crafts makes beautiful paper-cut gifts lovingly hand designed & cut to celebrate special moments. Inspired by the gorgeous Jessica Newell her aunty Libby is doing this for the 4 special charities her family support including us! Thanks Libby 

2017 CPSA Premier League Sporting Clay's Fundraiser

Chris Morgan and Josh Hufton are giving all their winnings and taking a collection bucket to all their shoots in 2017. They are also along with the support of Richard Worthington Clay Pigeon Shooting Association are encouraging others to do the same. This is all in memory of Josh's beautiful daughter Isla who was lost in 2016 to Mitochondrial Disease 

The dates of their shoots are  

Southdown Gun Club - Sunday 26th February
West London Shooting School - Saturday 18th March
E J Churchills Shooting Ground - Saturday 8th April
Barrow Heath Shooting Ground - Sunday 21st May
Sporting Targets - Saturday 10th June (formerly 17th)
Cambridge Gun Club - Saturday 8th July
Honesberie Shooting School - Sunday 13th August
Owls Lodge Shooting School - Saturday 16th September

and Premier Shoots:
Southdown Gun Club - Sunday 26th February
West London Shooting School - Saturday 18th March
E J Churchills Shooting Ground - Saturday 8th April
Barrow Heath Shooting Ground - Sunday 21st May
Sporting Targets - Saturday 10th June (formerly 17th)
Cambridge Gun Club - Saturday 8th July
Honesberie Shooting School - Sunday 13th August
Owls Lodge Shooting School - Saturday 16th September