I'm taking part in a golf challenge to fundraise for the Cancer Council
I joined the ‘Longest
Day’ as a golf challenge to play 4 rounds in a single day, but would love to raise
some money for the amazing work the Cancer Council is doing.
I didn’t realise that
2 in 3 Aussies will be diagnosed with skin cancer by 70 and on the whole cancer
causes 50,000 deaths a year in Aus. It never really sank in that my grandparents’
getting lumps cut out has the potential to be so serious.
The fundraising will
go towards the Cancer Council undertaking research, prevention and support for
I’m partnering with my
good friend David in a joint fundraising effort where we will make the day more
‘adventurous’ if certain milestones can be reached:
$1,500 – One of us
will walk at all times (the other in an electric cart)
$3,000 – Both will
walk with pull/electric buggies
$4,000 – Both will
walk and carry clubs
$5,000 – Both will run
(as much as we can…) and carry clubs
As an idea to the effort
reaching this goal will require..
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golf (18 holes) take approximately 4 hours
minimum weight of bag and clubs is 7kg
If we manage to reach our
fundraising goal we will play for 12 hours, walk 52,000 steps and burn about
Please sponsor me
today, to make every hole count!
Thank you for your