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The Mighty Marathon

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TPC's very first employee Tim Shaw decided to take on a physical and mental challenge beyond most mortals. In April 2016 he completed one of the toughest races on the planet. Just to give you an idea of what he did:

The Mighty Marathon

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TPC’s very first employee Tim Shaw decided to take on a physical and mental challenge beyond most mortals. In 2016 he completed one of the toughest races on the planet. Just to give you an idea of what he did:

The race was 257km long, that’s 160miles! Nearly one quarter of the people who started the race dropped out before the finish.

It was run in the Sahara Desert over seven days in temperatures of 40C. Each runner had to carry the provisions they needed for the whole race on their back. Only water was provided. Besides running across the desert the runners had to contend with sandstorms and sleep deprivation due to tents collapsing in the sand storms. They also had to watch out for deadly critters such as Camel Spiders.

Tim’s feet were shredded by the end of the race but he made it right through to the Finish Line like an absolute trooper.

It really doesn’t come any tougher!

Tim raised an incredible total of £1800 for charity doing this.

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The Spartan Race

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In 2015 Alex, one of our consultants, took part in one of the craziest runs we have ever seen! The Spartan Race is 23km long with 30+ obstacles to tackle. The race is for the most adventurous adrenaline-junkies who thrive on excitement.

The Spartan Race

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In 2015 Alex, one of our consultants, took part in one of the craziest runs we have ever seen! The Spartan Race is 23km long with 30+ obstacles to tackle. The race is for the most adventurous adrenaline-junkies who thrive on excitement. Alex had to tackle barbed wire, fire, rivers, lakes and mud – lots of mud! We think he’s incredibly tough, especially given that he finished in the top 20% of 2800 entrants with a speedy time of 3.5 hours.

Alex raised £700 for the Soi Dog Foundation, a charity working to improve the lives of Street Dogs in Thailand.

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The Colour Run

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Several of the TPC team took part in The Colour Run to raise money for the NSPCC. Often referred to as the "˜Happiest 5k on the Planet", this is a unique run that celebrates healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community.

The Colour Run

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Several of the TPC team took part in The Colour Run to raise money for the NSPCC. Often referred to as the “Happiest 5k on the Planet”, this is a unique run that celebrates healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community. All about having the time of your life, The Colour Run is a 5k untimed run in which thousands of participants are doused from head to toe in different colours at each kilometre; some of the TPC team came out worse than others!

TPC and the team donated £180 to the NSPCC.

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The Parliamentary Briefing

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On 28th January 2015 Keith and Shoshanna hosted a briefing in the Jubilee Room in Parliament on the illegal dog meat trade in South East Asia. It gained cross party support and was attended by celebrities such as Dame Judi Dench and Peter Egan who came to show their support and speak out against the trade.

The Parliamentary Briefing

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On 28th January 2015 Keith and Shoshanna hosted a briefing in the Jubilee Room in Parliament on the illegal dog meat trade in South East Asia. It gained cross party support and was attended by celebrities such as Dame Judi Dench and Peter Egan who came to show their support and speak out against the trade.

Keith and Shoshanna began organising the event in the Summer of 2014 in order to raise awareness and encourage the UK government to help tackle the trade in which 30m – 50million dogs are tortured and brutally killed each year. The several months of hard work and dedication paid off as the briefing was a resounding success.

Keith and Shoshanna continue to work closely with the Asia Canine Protection Alliance and UK Government on this matter.

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The Jiu Jitsu Class

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Co-Founder and Managing Principal Keith Taylor has a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has also won a European Silver Medal and a British Open Silver Medal. He held a two hour Jiu Jitsu class for TPC staff in order to raise money for charity.

The Jiu Jitsu Class

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Co-Founder and Managing Principal Keith Taylor has a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has also won a European Silver Medal and a British Open Silver Medal. He held a two hour Jiu Jitsu class for TPC staff in order to raise money for charity. TPC staff learnt how to do an arm bar, a triangle choke, a kimura, an arm triangle choke and a wrist lock. Let’s just hope we don’t ever have to use it in real life!

TPC raised £350 for the Soi Dog Foundation, a charity working to improve the lives of Street Dogs in Thailand.

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The Little Princess Trust

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The Little Princess Trust is an incredible charity providing real hair wigs to boys and girls across the UK and Ireland that have sadly lost their own hair through cancer treatment. TPC's Consultant Hanel Gir very admirably had her long locks chopped off for this charity which we think is simply amazing.

The Little Princess Trust

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The Little Princess Trust is an incredible charity providing real hair wigs to boys and girls across the UK and Ireland that have sadly lost their own hair through cancer treatment. TPC’s Consultant Hanel Gir very admirably had her long locks chopped off for this charity which we think is simply amazing.

Hanel donated 11 inches of her hair.

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www.littleprincesses.org.uk

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The Skydive

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Head of Operations Shoshanna Mitchell is terrified of heights and so it makes complete sense that she decided to do a charity skydive! On a chilly day in February 2015 Shoshanna was thrown out of a plane in Cambridgeshire at 12,000ft in order to raise money for a charity close to her heart.

The Skydive

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Head of Operations Shoshanna Mitchell is terrified of heights and so it makes complete sense that she decided to do a charity skydive! On a chilly day in February 2015 Shoshanna was thrown out of a plane in Cambridgeshire at 12,000ft in order to raise money for a charity close to her heart.

Shoshanna raised £1300 for the Soi Dog Foundation in Thailand. Shoshanna has her very own – Soi (Street) Dog who she rescued from a beach on Koh Samui during a holiday.

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www.soidog.org