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Marathon man hopes keep saving lives to

Runner targets four races in four days — that’s 104 miles HERNE BAY man James Bennett is running an incredible four marathons in four days to raise money to help the fight against babies dying in pregnancy and childbirth. He is confident of meeting his target but is aware of the scale of the task. “It’s very daunting, especially when …

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John ‘Braveheart’ Price completes Brighton Marathon

Herne man John Price has completed his challenge of running the Brighton Marathon dressed as 13th-century Scottish warrior William Wallace, or ‘Braveheart’. Running for Cancer Research UK, he raised more than £2,500, to add to the £5,500 he pulled in last year. “It was a fantastic event. The weather was great, the crowd was amazing and I beat my last marathon time …

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One marathon isn’t enough…

James Bennett is taking on a challenge to complete four marathons in four days. Here he talks to reporter Aidan Barlow about charity fundraising and running Tell us about yourself? I’m 23 and I live near the Memorial Park in Herne Bay with my mum. I went to school at what is now the Spires Academy before studying at Canterbury …

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Braveheart John Price steps up training for Brighton Marathon

Comments (0) A HERNE man is preparing for his second marathon just a year after saying he would never put himself through the ordeal again. John Price, 53, was asked at short notice – four months – by his niece Holly Finch to run with her in last year’s Brighton Marathon and, incredibly, within 16 weeks had increased his running distance …

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