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Feb
9
2017

Run for McPin in Vitality London 2017

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The McPin Foundation is looking for runners to take part in Vitality London 10k, to raise money for life-saving mental health research. The event takes places on 29th May 2017, and we would love for you to join us!

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Dec
16
2016

Ride for McPin in Ride London 2017

Ride London 2016

Ride London 2016

Are you up for a challenge? Do you want to raise money for life-saving mental health research?  McPin has places for Ride London 2017 and we would love for you to join our team. In 2016 our team raised thousands of pounds to support life-saving research into suicide prevention, and had great fun doing it.

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Sep
30
2016

Ride London – Evan’s blog
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Guest Blog by Evan Champion, McPin Rider 2016

When I feel the black dog sniffing around I’ve learned to hit the gym. I suppose I’ve always dealt with depression, though generally it’s nothing too serious. I went through one period of doing every intensive aerobic session I could find at the YMCA in Montreal.

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Aug
15
2016

Taking a challenge – cycling for research into suicide
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20x30-RLDR0352On Sunday 31st July I got up very early – 4.45am – and cycled to the train station to start my Ride London-Surrey Prudential challenge. Getting to the start line was quite an effort as I live in West London and it started in Stratford over to the east.

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Mar
31
2016

My Marathon Story
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Last year, on a cold, grey, drizzly day I found myself with thousands of other people on the start line for the London Marathon. I was suffering with a horrid cold, the last thing I felt like doing was going for a run, never mind one which would take me on a 26.2 mile route from Blackheath to Buckingham Palace. 

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