Marc Jenner - 100lb Pack Marathon World Record Attempt

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Marc Jenner - 100lb Pack Marathon World Record Attempt

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2017 will be the 20th anniversary of my first London Marathon! 

So, this is a point I never thought I'd reach; my 20th year of the London Marathon.  Not many people can claim this, and so in celebration of reaching this milestone, I am going to go for one more World Record, but it's as tough as it gets: The Fastest Marathon Carrying a 100LB Pack.

Just to put 100LB's into context, that is about the same as 5 average car wheels, a baby hippo, or (if I am lucky) Kylie Minogue.  Suffice to say, this pack is heavy.  I need to beat the current record on the 23rd April which stands at 7h 47m.

I will be doing all of this in memory of my mum Sue, who passed away in 2015, and to raise money for the Family Holiday Association.  Our Mum and Dad worked hard when we were kids to allow us to have short breaks during the Summer, usually at holiday camps.  Whilst we might not have had the lavish Disney of ski holidays other lucky kids had, we were always unbelievably happy, and I know how much a short holiday can mean to struggling families

Marc Jenner - 100lb Pack Marathon World Record Attempt started this fundraiser on 12/4/17 Via JustGiving

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About Family Holiday Association

For over 40 years, the Family Holiday Association has been helping struggling families get a break - anything from a simple day out to a few days in caravan by the British Seaside. Because a little sunshine goes a long way.

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