Runner Stories

Runner story - Matthew Bennett

Matthew Bennett

Matthew took on the Great Bristol 10k in 2016 for CHSW, read his experience of this flat, fast race.

Luke and Kaleb


Luke, a bereaved father is taking part in the 2017 London Marathon in memory of his son.


Jon and Jemma


A bereaved father from Westbury-on-Trym is taking part in the 2016 London Marathon to celebrate the short life of his son.

Rosa's story


Proud Mum and CHSW volunteer Dawn Shute felt privileged to cheer on her daughter Cherry Povey at the 2016 Virgin London Marathon.


Rick Dean

Rick Dean

Bereaved father, Rick has been a long term supporter of CHSW following the death of this son Kierran. 

Sarah from Tiverton

Sarah from Tiverton

Tiverton’s Sarah is running the London Marathon for Children’s Hospice South West.


Jasmine Gillet

Nicola Davey

Nicola Davey shares her London Marathon fundraising story. 



Emma is preparing to complete her first London Marathon.

Rosa's story

Sean's story

Supporter Sean first ran the London Marathon 25 years ago, this year to celebrate, he has decided to run it again!