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London Marathon places up for grabs!

This year’s virtual London Marathon will take place on Sunday 3rd October and we have just ten places available for Foundation supporters!
This year’s virtual London Marathon will take place on Sunday 3rd October and we have just ten places available for Foundation supporters! This year’s event will be the biggest… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/02/london-marathon-places-grabs/

Liquid Fleet present Foundation with generous donation

Leasing company and friends of the Foundation, Liquid Fleet, have today presented Hambo with a donation of over £4,000 following an incredible effort by their staff taking part in the Lockdown Challenge.
Leasing company and friends of the Foundation, Liquid Fleet, have today presented Hambo with a donation of over £4,000 following an incredible effort by their staff taking part in… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/12/liquid-fleet-present-foundation-generous-donation/

ITV News visits the Foundation to learn more about the lockdown challenge

The Foundation was featured on the national ITV news last night following a visit from a film crew earlier in the day.
The Foundation was featured on the national ITV news last night following a visit from a film crew earlier in the day. Hambo, our Personal Trainer Sutty and beneficiary Sophie… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/12/itv-news-visits-foundation-learn-more-about-lockdown-challenge/

Liquid Fleet staff raise huge sum for 1 Million Metre Challenge

Staff at leasing company Liquid Fleet have raised an incredible £3,000 after joining Sutty’s 1 Million Metre Lockdown Challenge.
Staff at leasing company Liquid Fleet have raised an incredible £3,000 after joining Sutty’s 1 Million Metre Lockdown Challenge. The Liquid Fleet team have completed 496 miles… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/11/liquid-fleet-staff-raise-huge-sum-1-million-metre-challenge/

Beneficiaries Hit One Million Metres!

Hambo and the beneficiaries of the Matt Hampson Foundation have hit their target of One Million Metres during the Lockdown period.
Hambo and the beneficiaries of the Matt Hampson Foundation have hit their target of One Million Metres during the Lockdown period. The challenge set at the start of November… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/11/beneficiaries-hit-one-million-metres/

Foundation Comes First in BGL’s Wheels and Heels

BGL’s month long Wheels and Heels challenge came to an end last week with the Matt Hampson Foundation Team coming out on top with a total distance covered of 17,546 km covered.
BGL’s month long Wheels and Heels challenge came to an end last week with the Matt Hampson Foundation Team coming out on top with a total distance covered of 17,546 km covered.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/11/foundation-comes-first-bgls-wheels-and-heels/

Jim Smith Marathon Runner!

Jim Smith completed a marathon for the Foundation in an incredible 3 hours 36 minutes and 7 seconds.
Jim Smith completed a marathon for the Foundation in an incredible 3 hours 36 minutes and 7 seconds. Jim is a huge supporter of the Foundation and was planning on running the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/10/jim-smith-marathon-runner/

Beany and Bully Raise over £4000 for Foundation

James Beanland and Ben Turnbull completed their cycling challenge across Leicestershire and smashed their fund-raising target at the same time raising over £4000 for the Foundation.
James Beanland and Ben Turnbull completed their cycling challenge across Leicestershire and smashed their fund-raising target at the same time raising over £4000 for the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/09/beany-and-bully-raise-over-4000-foundation/

Beany and Bully’s Rugby Club Bike Tour

This Sunday James Beanland and Ben Turnbull will be taking on a cycling challenge across Leicestershire. Both James and Ben know Hambo with James having played with him at mini rugby level at Oakham Rugby Football Club and both Ben and James being co…
This Sunday James Beanland and Ben Turnbull will be taking on a cycling challenge across Leicestershire. Both James and Ben know Hambo with James having played with him at mini… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/08/beany-and-bullys-rugby-club-bike-tour/

Steve’s Way of the Roses Cycle Challenge

Steve Smith raised over £300 for the Foundation by taking on the Way of the Roses Route a three day cycling challenge covering 174 miles.
Steve Smith raised over £300 for the Foundation by taking on the Way of the Roses Route a three day cycling challenge covering 174 miles. Here’s his three day diary of the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/07/steves-way-roses-cycle-challenge/

Refs do the Rounds Bike Rider for Foundation

Father and Son Julian and Theo Edwards are both rugby referees in the North Midlands area. Theo also plays rugby at full-back for Camp Hill RFCs U16 team. Julian commented “In these unprecedented and sadly rugby-free times, we came up with an idea to rai…
Father and Son Julian and Theo Edwards are both rugby referees in the North Midlands area. Theo also plays rugby at full-back for Camp Hill RFCs U16 team. Julian commented “In… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/06/refs-do-rounds-bike-rider-foundation/

Newcastle University Rugby Football Club raise £5000 for Foundation

125 members of Newcastle University Rugby Football Club took part in the 2.6 challenge for the Foundation this weekend. The Club collectively took on a total distance of running, cycling or rowing 2600 miles in the day. Club Captain Ollie Hills comm…
125 members of Newcastle University Rugby Football Club took part in the 2.6 challenge for the Foundation this weekend. The Club collectively took on a total distance of… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/05/newcastle-university-rugby-football-club-raise-5000-foundation/

Beneficiary Chris completes 5 marathons in 5 days for NHS

Chris Nicholson a beneficiary of the Foundation recently completed 5 Marathons in 5 days raising £500 for the NHS
Chris Nicholson a beneficiary of the Foundation recently completed 5 Marathons in 5 days raising £500 for the NHS. Chris commented “As any person with a spinal cord injury will… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/05/beneficiary-chris-completes-5-marathons-5-days-nhs/

Team Hambo Take on 2.6 Challenge

Hambo, Patron Mike Tindall, staff , Beneficiaries and supporters of the Foundation joined together this weekend to take part in the 2.6 challenge.
Hambo, Patron Mike Tindall, Staff, Beneficiaries and supporters of the Foundation joined together this weekend to take part in the 2.6 challenge. From physical challenges to… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/04/team-hambo-take-26-challenge1/

Team Hambo take on 2.6 Challenge

Hambo, Foundation patron Mike Tindall, beneficiaries and supporters will be taking on the 2.6 challenge this weekend to raise much needed funds for the Matt Hampson Foundation.
Hambo, Foundation patron Mike Tindall, beneficiaries and supporters will be taking on the 2.6 challenge this weekend to raise much needed funds for the Matt Hampson Foundation.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/04/team-hambo-take-26-challenge/

Pub Quiz with Hambo

Hambo will be hosting a weekly pub quiz for our Beneficiaries and supporters live on Instagram each and every Thursday night during the Lockdown.
Hambo will be hosting a weekly pub quiz for our Beneficiaries and supporters live on Instagram each and every Thursday night during the Lockdown. From 6pm Hambo will host the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/04/pub-quiz-hambo/

Train with Sutty on YouTube

The Foundation’s Specialist disability coach and personal trainer Sutty has been busy keeping our beneficiaries active during this difficult time.
The Foundation’s Specialist disability coach and personal trainer Sutty has been busy keeping our beneficiaries active during this difficult time. Posting regular workout… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/04/train-sutty-youtube/

Foundation wins Ski-Erg Challenge!

After four weeks of competing the Matt Hampson Foundation came out on top and won the inaugural Ski-Erg challenge.
After four weeks of competing the Matt Hampson Foundation came out on top and won the inaugural Ski-Erg challenge. Taking on Gym Possible in Newcastle and the Rooprai Spinal… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/02/foundation-wins-ski-erg-challenge/