The Bristol Shop Blog — Good Causes

I'm Boxing for Cancer Research UK - eeek!

Posted by Daniel Maddocks on

I've decided 2018 will be the year I challenge myself in all sorts of ways, I looked online for my first challenge and discovered ultra white collar boxing, perfect I thought, heres why.... A friend of mine invited me along to his boxing club in 2017 as he knows I enjoy strength training (I'm not so hot on the conditioning side of things...as I discovered...).. I went once.. and within 20 minutes I was outside throwing up (sorry for the detail)...I'm so unfit, I never went again.. seeing this challenge and having the opportunity to raise money for Cancer Research...

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Support Our Runner in The London Marathon 2016 for Huntington's Disease (come on Marky!)

Posted by The Bristol Shop on

Long time friend of the Bristol shop Mark Bywater is running the London Marathon this year, and we're right behind him. Mark is hoping to raise £2000 for The Huntington’s Disease Association, a charity close to his heart, here's Mark, in his own words to tell his story (read to the end to see how to donate and win a £50 gift card to spend on The Bristol Shop). I started running in 2008, when me and my wife took on The Bristol 10k to shift some weight and try to get fit. At the time it was the hardest...

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