Our #MidweekMotivation goes to Matt Hutcherson who recently completed one of the toughest races in the world, IRONMAN Wales. A 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride followed by a full marathon, all to be completed in a 17 hour time period. 🏊♂️🚴♂️🏃♂️ Matt not only completed Ironman in 11 hours and 50 minutes, he raised a wonderful £1,879 in doing so!
Thank you to Matt for his amazing support and effort! A huge thank you to everyone who donated and helped him too! We are extremly grateful for your tremendous support. 💚✌️
What a bright start to a stormy morning! A visit to @puddleducksdaynursery in Raglan who raised £300 from their recent Pink Day for our #CaringForFamiliesWithCancer Christmas Appeal to fund special books and toys for families dealing with cancer. Please help us make a difference this Christmas and support our appeal here. 💚💚💚 http://www.velindrefundraising.com/christmas-appeal
On the 28th of June this year we sadly lost an amazing lady. Anne Wigley was such a kind, bright spirit who spread joy amongst everyone she connected with and we miss her so much every day.
Today is Anne's birthday. If you were fortunate enough to know Anne and spend time in her company, please join us and take a moment to reflect on all of the incredible moments you spent with her and all of the memories you made.
As an Ambassador for Velindre, Anne put so much time into fundraising, spreading awareness and since 2012 raised over a breathtaking £30,000.00 for Velindre Cancer Centre Fundraising which we are forever grateful for. 💚
Anne will always hold a special place in our hearts and we'd like to wish her Happy Birthday from everyone at Velindre. 💚🌻
CONGRATULATIONS to this amazing team who completed their Cambodia Trek this month! This group walked for 6 days, walking up to 8 hours a day in the 38 degree heat. This incredible and inspirational group have worked so hard and have raised an unbelievable £150,806.69 in aid of @velindre_fundraising. We are so proud of you ALL and a special thanks to everyone who supported this team in their fundraising! ✌️ We want to give Tracey Davies and Emily Davies a big shout out because they have worked tirelessly to organise this trek.💚 Tap the link in our bio to read Tracey’s story about the trek. 💚
EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT 😁😁 We're delighted to announce that our wonderful Patron, RHOD GILBERT will be leading his fifth overseas trek for @velindre_fundraising in 2020 by taking us to China! “I am proud to be leading another trek on behalf of Velindre Cancer Centre…
I thought after 4 treks cancer would have backed off, but apparently it hasn’t, so I’m going again. I’m not sure if it’s true, but apparently you can see the Great Wall of China from space…but why go to all that trouble? Far simpler to join me on this once in a lifetime trek and see the thing close up?” (PS I have no plans to lead any walks to space, so this is your best chance to see it)
For more information or details on the full itinerary please visit the link below or tap the link in our bio; http://www.velindrefundraising.com/events/great-wall-of-china-trek-08-may-2020
REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN for #WearRedForWalesAndVelindre. Follow the link in our bio to sign up for this fantastic campaign alongside Jonathan Davies, @samwarbs, Shane Williams, Martyn Williams and Rhod Gilbert. ❤️✌️🏴 #Excited
Please join us in wishing our incredible President Jonathan Davies a very Happy Birthday!🎉🎈 We are so lucky and grateful for all of his dedication over the past 10 years, from hosting numerous golf days to cycling hundreds of miles across America. Jonathan has not only helped us raise over an astonishing 28 MILLION pounds but has also spread much needed awareness for Velindre. THANK YOU JONATHAN! We hope you have the best day 💚💚✌️✌️
Huge shout out to EVERYONE who took part, volunteered, donated and supported Team Evsy on Sunday. What a superb turnout and tremendous atmosphere in memory of an incredible man, Mike Evans. #TeamEvsy has raised a staggering £67,414, to show your support, donate here; https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/teamevsy 💚 🚴♂️ All money raised is going to @velindre_fundraising Headfirst Appeal.
We have very kindly been donated 2 excellent tickets for Wales V Scotland on Saturday 3rd November by Elizabeth Neale with this fantastic view! To get these amazing tickets please send bids to @velindre_fundraising by 12.00PM on Thursday 1 November.🏴🏴 DM or email firstname.lastname@example.org to place your bid.