Barry’s Shine walk for the Ninjas September 2017

Met Mike H some years ago in business and have become friends over time - both having been affected by cancer in our families, we have forged a friendship strong enough for him to get me to do another crazy run for a great cause.
Raising funds for: Shine Walk Parent Campaign
35.00% Raised
£350.00 raised of £1,000.00 goal of which £70.00 was Gift Aid
4 Donations
Campaign has ended

I’ve been bitten by the endurance bug over last few years and always wanted to complete a triathlon.  Completed first Olympic distance in Oct 2014 in 3h40.  Pushed it up a notch and did the Lisbon 70:30 (1/2 Ironman) in May.  Felt great at finish after 6h39 on the road.  Figured I felt so good I would be able to complete a full Ironman (well now we going to find out what 15 or 16 hours out on the road is going to feel like :)) Completed it in 2016 in Wales – 14h50m.

Why Cancer support?  My brother Chris passed away in March 2014 after fighting his illness for over 2 years.  I always thought it would be someone else’s family,  how wrong was I.  He was an amazing man, brother, friend with so much love and fight – this was not enough.  My mum was diagnosed earlier this year so this is a small “fight” and is nothing compared to what he went through in his last year, and what my mum currently is going through.

Thank you so much……


  1. Jay Pau on 24th September 2017 at 10:14 pm

    Dear Barry, we salute your strength, determination and heart. Please keep doing what you do, but more importantly being you. Best of luck, not that you need it…you machine! Jay & Minal x

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