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Bournemouth Marathon

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Date: 6 October 2019 Add to calendar/Download iCal
Registration fee: £50
Fundraising targe: : £450

Take on the Bournemouth marathon, one of the most stunning coastal marathons in the UK. Starting in Kings Park, the route passes Poole Harbour, Hurst Spit, Boscombe Pier and the iconic Bournemouth Pier.

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When Jo was admitted to hospital for emergency surgery 29 weeks into her pregnancy, nobody knew what the outcome would be for mother or baby. Thankfully, Jo and husband Will are now the proud parents of Samuel, who survived being born at just 30 weeks.

To give Samuel’s tiny lungs the best possible chance to develop, doctors injected Jo with steroids for two days ahead of the operation.

“For my family it was a hugely stressful time,” Jo says. “No-one knew what would happen to the baby. I was in a lot of pain so they were very concerned for me, too.”

Read more about Sam’s story here.

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