Spare a dime mister?

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Jon Downstroke
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Spare a dime mister?

Post by Jon Downstroke » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:06 pm

I know this aint about fuzz but......
........When I'm not playing guitar badly or working at D*A*M or packing knobs and pedals for you lovely folk I spend a lot of time training, as i'm hoping to run next years New York Marathon for charity (it may even coincide with an east coast D*A*M field trip!) :oldgrin: Along the way I want to help whoever I can and its with this in mind that I'm erm begging.

On the 10th of October i'm going to be running 10k cross country to raise money for Weston Park Hospital which is one of only 3 cancer hospitals in the UK and does a lot of good work not only treating patients but also as a research center working towards combatting the disease that claims or touches so many lifes. I know its a big ask but if any of you would be willing to sponsor me and help me raise money for this worthy cause you can do so at http://www.justgiving.com/Jon-Smales

Any amount however small would be really gratefully received and in return I promise two things;
1) I will run harder the more sponsorship I get sooo sponsor me enough and you may be able to make me sick.
2) I've got a good memory for this kinda stuff. :marx:
Cheers for ya time folks, hope you all have a great weekend, i'm gonna go and sick my protein shake up
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CONAN
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Post by CONAN » Sat Sep 11, 2010 1:05 am

Hey hey, the link doesn't work but I'll pay some rips on that there site if you sort it? And well done for supporting such a worthy cause.
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Re: Spare a dime mister?

Post by jerms » Sat Sep 11, 2010 1:57 am

hey jon, yeah i can't get that link to work either.... i'd love to support your efforts!
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Post by tigerdriver » Sat Sep 11, 2010 3:21 am

Hmm, it worked when I looked at it at work, but now that I'm home it doesn't...maybe the site is down temporarily.
Will def. hook it up when it comes back.
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Post by edkoppel » Sat Sep 11, 2010 4:46 am

yeah, if you go to the regular site it is down for maintenance.
but i am in when it is up!

good cause, and goodluck man!
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Re: Spare a dime mister?

Post by Doctor X » Sat Sep 11, 2010 9:26 am

Good for you Jon. I did the London marathon last year. Training in winter is a bitch when it's cold, dark and raining out! It's such a massive sense of acheivement when you've done it though, worth every bit of pain!
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Re: Spare a dime mister?

Post by High Noon » Sat Sep 11, 2010 9:35 am

I'm all for that Jon. Good luck!
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Post by Jon Downstroke » Sat Sep 11, 2010 12:01 pm

Thank you so so much to everyone who's already donated you're all on Santas good boy list. :cheers:
I think the site was down for maintenance but is working ok again now.
Wow well done on the London Marathon Doctor X i'm fully starting to realise what an acheivment that is and i'm only up to running a quarter of the distance!
Thanks again everbody it really does mean a lot and it really is a great cause :tu:
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Post by eastcoast » Sat Sep 11, 2010 9:25 pm

cool beans man. I started training this summer for the NYC next year (fucked up my knee recently). cancer sucks, kids are cool, I'm in.
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Post by DucRyder » Sat Sep 11, 2010 11:21 pm

Im in too... I can't make it around the block.
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