Sponsor Team Lily

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

Walk from France to Spain - 23rd June to 1st July

Best of luck to Jo Utting & her team who are soon to set off for a Sponsored walk from France to Spain in aid of our charity. Together they will complete the 175 km walk over the Pyrenees in 9 days. The team are inspired by the gorgeous Macee who has MD & attends one of Jo's music groups. We hope you have a fabulous time and look forward to seeing the photos.

3 Peaks Challenge - 24th June 

James Atkinson, Paul Rees, Paul Mitchell, Jamie Dodd,  and 16 other friends will be taking on the challenge of climbing 3 peaks in under 24 hours. Two teams of 10, the under 40s versus the over 40's, making for an interesting day!! All this in memory of James' beautiful little boy Billy, sadly lost to MD. 

Lake Maggiore Swim, Cycle & Run - 24th June

We are delighted that Team Sardines is back to swim, run and/or cycle, not to mention have some fun, raising awareness and funds for us. The event is taking place on Saturday at the magical Lake Maggiore (Baveno). Team Sardines are inspired by our very own Lily. We hope you have a fantastic weekend. 

Torbay Half Marathon - 25th June

Sam Beer, Jo Steed, Jon “Chap” Steed, and 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. 

Iron Man Bolton - 16th July

Last year Steve Thornley completed 14 events for us in memory of Jacob Wright. This year he is doing 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. 

Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100 - 30th July

Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100 starts at 06:00 in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the capital and into Surrey’s stunning countryside. With leg-testing climbs and a route made famous by the world’s best cyclists at the London 2012 Olympics, it's a truly spectacular event for all involved. The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 finishes on The Mall in central London. So far we have a team of 22 confirmed to participate this year. Thank you so much to Rick Hermon, Andrew Whitehead, Jack Rands, Colin Wells, Adam Leventhal, Ian Caldwell, Warren Roffey, Terry Dodge, David Gillies, Stewart Gillies, Duane Turner, David Curtis, Diana Cockerall, Louise O'Garra, Mark Gage, Teresa Pepper, John Evans, Adrian Ladds, Helen Ladds, Tim Parsons, Johnny Yue and Cat Skilton.

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 

Team Hope

Team Hope is a fundraising group inspired by the super special Hope Matthews who has PDH, one of the many different types of Mitochondrial Disease. They are planning lot sof events from runs to cake sales to raise money to help us support families just like hers and find better treatment and cure. Thanks Team Hope you are all amazing.

Team Henry 

Team Henry are raising as much money as they can in 2017 to try to help us find a cure and help families affected by Mitochondrial Disease. Henry has PDH and is such an inspirations to everyone he meets. Good luck Team Henry we are looking forward to sharing all you acheive. 

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