Throughout May people will be taking part in 5k May and raise money for a chairty of your choice. You can do your 5k anywhere, anytime with anyone. You can run, roll, walk, cycle or event swim if you want to...it's about getting out and feeling good while you're doing it!
If you want to raise money for the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation it's easy to sign up and get going with these easy steps:
1. Run, walk, roll your 5k, do whatever suits you
2. Donate £5 to a cause close to your heart
3. Nominate your friends on social media to take part too
4. Runners & movers get rewards from exclusive partners of 5k May
The challenge involves getting from Portpatrick on the West coast of Scotland to Cockburnspath/Cove on the East coast of Scotland in 24 hours, by means of cycling, running, kayaking and walking. The route encompasses the start and finish points of the Southern Upland Way and parts of the walking route along the way.
Date: The challenge is taking place on the 5th of June 2021, starting at 00:00 hrs, with the aim to finish by 11:59pm.
The Great Rugby Cycle ‘Ireland 2021’ The Inaugural Great Rugby Cycle 2019 covered 1133 miles in March 2019 from John O’Groats to Land’s End in support of the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation. The Great Rugby Cycle 2020 due to the COVID pandemic was postponed until 2021. The Great Rugby Cycle 2021 will cover over 1000 miles in an anti-clockwise direction around Ireland in eleven days, taking in some of the finest scenery Ireland has to offer. The peloton will be joined along the route by rugby legends, sporting stars and celebrities from TV and Film to raise awareness and funds for the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation.
Leaves Belfast on Thursday 1st July and returns to Belfast Sunday 11th July.
A team of us from Bo'ness Rugby Club will be looking to conquer the highest mountain in the British Isles, Ben Nevis. The team will be attempting to climb all 1,345 meters of Ben Nevis on the 3rd July 2021. We will be raising as much money as we can for My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.
Doddie5 Ride 2021 is on Sunday July 4th (Doddie5 Birthday). The sun will shine on the Borders that day as cyclists pedal through the beautiful Borders of Scotland supporting Doddie in his quest to find a cure for Motor Neurone Disease. We have 3 routes with distances and difficulty for all ages and abilities. The ride is fully supported by Medic, mechanics and marshals with food and water stops along the way. For more info go to www.Doddie5-Ride.co.uk
A former police colleague from Gloucestershire has recently been diagnosed with MND. Friends and former colleagues are holding a Golf day at Brickhampton Court Golf Complex, Gloucester to raise finds for foundation. It will be attended by retired and serving officers and former rugby/cricket team mates. Following the days golf there will be a social event for those not participating in the golf and fundraising activity.
The Doddie Drive golf tournament will take place in St Andrews on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August 2021. The inaugural two-day event promises a weekend of quality golf, warm hospitality and fundraising. Need to know: - open to amateur golfers from across the UK and beyond - play the newly opened Dumbarnie Links, and the scenic Duke’s Course - enter as a pair - one female and one male in each team - play for the Doddie Drive Cup and raise funds for motor neuron disease (MND) - opportunities to win many other quality prizes throughout the weekend - maximum handicaps 36 for women and 24 for men - sign up at mtxgolf.com - book early to secure your preferred tee time.
Fancy a challenge to finish off the summer? You can now register to the support the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation at this years Peak District Challange. Choose to either trek or run your challenge of: 10km, 25km, 50km, 75km, 100km.
Date: 17th-18th September
Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Link: For more information and to register click here!
23rd Sep, 2021
APL Charity Cycle Challenge - Amended Date
Glasgow to Inverness
APL Charity Cycle Challenge 10th Anniversary 2020
We organise an annual charity cycle ride which is now in its tenth anniversary year. This year's nominated charity is My Name5 Doddie. The cycle route is Lochs and Glens North, 216 miles from Glasgow to Inverness.
The Logan Invitational 2019 was a hugely successful event, raising much needed funds for the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation. This year in the 5th annual Logan Invitational they will once again be supporting the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation. The day will include:
A round of golf at Stoke Park
Refreshements throughout the day
Three course dinner
Luxury goody bag & team kit
Option to have a celebrity captain
Date: 30th September 2021 at Stoke Park.
Contact: For more details about the Logan Invitational please get in touch with Georgie Sangster - email@example.com
3rd Oct, 2021
Virtual Virgin London Marathon 2021
The Virtual London Marathon returns in 2021! Join runners around the world as they take on the world's greatest marathon, your way. You'll have a full 24 hours to complete your 26.2 miles and all participants will recive their running numbers before the event and their coverted official finsihers medal and t-shirt post event.
Join our team and help be part of the cure for MND with My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.
Date: 3rd October 2021
Contact: For more information about the Virtual Virgin London Marathon and the places and how to sign up to join the my Name'5 Doddie Foundation team, get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
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To raise funds to aid research into the causes of Motor Neuron Disease
and investigate potential cures, and to make grants to individuals suffering from MND,
to enable them to live as fulfilled a life as possible.