Congratulations and thanks to Darren Duerden, Mattias Innocenti, Alexander Chikin and Jeremy Simpson for taking part in the Olympic distance (1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run) Vitality World Triathlon London in Hyde Park on Sunday 31st May 2015 to raise funds for us – between them they raised over £1,500 – thank you chaps!
We will be taking a team to the World Triathlon in Leeds 2016 so watch this space for more details.
The Katie Piper Foundation still has spaces on 2 running events for Summer 2015. If you want to join one of our teams who are running for KPF over the coming months please contact email@example.com.
Tunnel 2 Towers 2015
Tunnel 2 Towers is promising to be a fun family day out as well as great way to fundraise for us and challenge yourself. The route goes under the Thames via the Rotherhithe Tunnel (which is closed for the day), more information can found here www.tunneltotowersrun.co.uk.
- When : 19th July
- Where : Southwark Park
- Distance : 5K
- Minimum Sponsorship : £150
Run to the Beat 2015
Run to the Beat is London’s biggest and most unique music running event.
Live DJ’s will be pumping out motivational tunes all around the route, leading you and the 15,000 other runners to the finish where the headline act will be waiting for you to join the party!
- When: 13 September 2015
- Where: Wembley
- Distance: 10 km
- Deposit: £30
- Minimum sponsorship: £120
A huge thank you to Larissa and all the staff at Go Compare’s headquarters who generously donated £1,000 to The Katie Piper Foundation.
Larissa is a cousin of one of our beneficiaries and, when she told everyone his story, the staff nominated the Foundation to be awarded the donation. Thank you so much!
The Katie Piper Foundation are pleased to announce that they are once again the charity partner for The All Woman Show. Join us on Sunday 7th December, at Norton Park Hotel in Winchester to get in the festive spirit and support KPF while you’re there.
The show opens at 10.30am and will feature a range of exhibitors – it’s the perfect event to pick up those Christmas presents!
Once again, the organisers, Brown Sugar Events, are kindly donating 50p from each ticket sold on the door to The Katie Piper Foundation, and the exhibitors will kindly be donating prizes for a raffle, which will take place on the day! For more information, please visit allwomanshow.com.
FitPro Live, the UK’s most inspiring educational fitness convention and trade show takes place from 18-19 July at ExCel London. If you’re a Personal Trainer or instructor looking for inspiration or ways to take your career to the next level, or a fitness fanatic who wants to explore new ways to work out, you don’t want to miss FitPro Live.
FitPro has chosen the Katie Piper Foundation as its official charity at the event, pledging support to raise money to help people affected by burn injuries. Donation boxes will be placed throughout the event, £1 from each FitPro Live ticket sold will go to the Foundation with FitPro matching donations £ for £.
Elsewhere at FitPro Live, world-class fitness professionals such as John Berardi, Matt Roberts, Mike Fitch and Caroline Pearce will share compelling insights and game-changing advice with delegates on how to get ahead in the fitness industry. Those attending will also have the chance to get face to face with the world’s most-renowned and successful fitness professionals in one-to-one interviews, and the Live Zone will showcase the latest fitness trends and services, with plenty of discounts on offer. FitPro Live is the UK’s largest health and fitness convention and 2014’s event promises to be the biggest, most exciting event yet.
For further information and to book your ticket visit fitpro.com/Live14.
Visit the FitPro Live and KPF fundraising page to make a donation here.
The All Woman Show 2014 is supporting KPF. Taking place at The Mountbatten Leisure Centre in Portsmouth on Sunday 22nd June from 10.00 am, The All Woman Show features exhibitors from the world of fashion, food, home, health, beauty, fitness, leisure and more. See www.allwomanshow.com for details.
Organisers Brown Sugar Events are kindly donating 50p from each ticket sold on the day of the event to The Katie Piper Foundation. We will be there on the day with a KPF stand and hope that you will be able to join us.
Click the flyer below for more information.
Katie Piper Foundation beneficiary and trainee teacher Hannah Wright is organising a Charity Summer Ball in aid of KPF at The Lymm Hotel, Cheshire on Friday 6th June 2014.
Tickets are £35 each which includes sparkling wine on arrival, canapés and a three course dinner, live music, and a DJ. There will also be a raffle with fantastic prizes on the night. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about buying tickets.
“I suffered severe burn injuries 5 years ago after collapsing in the shower and The Katie Piper Foundation has helped me to continue living a normal life” says 21 year old Hannah. “The Foundation has brought me hope, inspired me to get on and encouraged me to live life to the full. I decided to organise this event to raise funds for them as I’m so grateful for their support.”