Cystic fibrosis fundraiser performs well

PUBLISHED: 12:06 06 May 2009 | UPDATED: 10:53 10 June 2010

A FUNDRAISING long distance runner from Exmouth who completed the Belfast Marathon has raised more than £500 for charity. Julie McCracken, of Capel Lane, crossed the finish tape after five hours and 20 minutes. The 45-year-old was running for the Cystic F

A FUNDRAISING long distance runner from Exmouth who completed the Belfast Marathon has raised more than £500 for charity.

Julie McCracken, of Capel Lane, crossed the finish tape after five hours and 20 minutes. The 45-year-old was running for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust and has raised £750 so far.

"I am very sore," she said after completing the run. Julie said she hopes to raise around the £1,000 mark.

Cystic Fibrosis is a hereditary disease affecting the glands of the lungs, liver, pancreas and intestines.

If you would like to support Julie, sponsorship can be made by visiting the following website address: www.justgiving.com/juliemccracken


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