• Martin Palmowski

2022 Alisha's Race Circuit Running Challenge & Skydive for Support Dogs

Monday 18th April 2022:



During 2022, as a young sporting ambassador for Support Dogs, Alisha will be completing the below outlined activities (alongside other events) to help raise much needed funds for this extremely worthy charity with all proceeds going directly to them.


Race Circuit Running Challenge:

Prior to the start of each of the nine 2022 Ginetta Junior Race meeting weekends , Alisha will be running each of the circuits as follows with the intention of filming where possible:

  • DONINGTON PARK CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 1.979 miles

  • Date: Friday 22nd April*

  • BRANDS HATCH INDY CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 1.208 miles (x 2 laps)

  • Date: Friday 13th May*

  • THRUXTION CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 2.400 miles

  • Date: Friday 27th May*

  • CROFT CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 2.120 miles

  • Date: Friday 24th June*

  • KNOCKHILL CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 1.300 miles (x 2 laps)

  • Date: Friday 29th July*

  • SNETTERTON 300 CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 3.000 miles

  • Date: Friday 12th August*

  • THRUXTION CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 2.400 miles

  • Date: Friday 26th August*

  • SILVERSTONE NATIONAL CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 1.600 miles (x 2 laps)

  • Date: Friday 23rd September*

  • BRANDS HATCH GP CIRCUIT:

  • Length = 2.433 miles

  • Date: Friday 7th October*


This totals over 22.5 miles spread over the season.

* NOTE: Dates are subject to being revised around the weekends schedule and / or to take account of poor weather conditions and times will be confirmed the week leading up to each event.

Skydive:

As a BIG end of season finale Alisha will also be taking part in a Skydive for Support Dogs which will coincide just after I have turned 16.

Full details including date and time are to follow as these are still to be formalised.

Alisha is extremely grateful to everyone that donates knowing that she will have been able to actively play a small part in helping Support Dogs raise much needed funds.

MORE ABOUT SUPPORT DOGS:

For those that may not be aware, Support Dogs are a national charity dedicated to increasing independence and quality of life for people with various medical conditions. They provide, train and support specialist assistance dogs to achieve this.

Support Dogs specialise in three specific programmes:


  • Autism assistance dogs for children with autism. The dogs are trained to provide safety for the child and reduce stress in social environments.

  • Seizure alert dogs for people with epilepsy. The dogs are trained to provide a 100% reliable, up to 50 minute warning prior to the onset of an epileptic seizure. This enables the client to find safety and be in control over their seizure, allowing them a much more independent life.

  • Disability assistance dogs for people with physical disabilities. The client's own pet dog is trained to perform tasks which are specifically tailored to their individual needs, providing them with greater independence and safety.


​Established in 1992, Support Dogs works across England, Scotland and Wales and provides all it's services entirely free of charge to those in need of them. However the charity relies solely on voluntary donations and receives no government funding.


Support Dogs are proud that 1 in 4 of the dogs they train come to them from rescue centres or as unwanted pets.


TO MAKE A DONATION THROUGH JUST GIVING:

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving - they'll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they'll send your money directly to the charity. So it's the most efficient way to donate - saving time and cutting costs for the charity.


Please follow the link below to read more and to make a donation:

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alisha-palmowski


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