MARATHON ACHIEVEMENT: A nine-year-old boy has raised loads of cash for a good cause!

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A NINE-YEAR-OLD boy with cerebral palsy has raised more than £92,000 by completing a marathon with his walker.

Tobias Weller walked a total of 26.2 miles on the streets near his home in Sheffield by doing 750 metres at a time, after being inspired by Captain Tom Moore. He smashed his original target of £500 on his way to raising such a huge sum, which will be split between his school, Paces, and Sheffield Children’s Hospital.

Tobias told Sky News: “I’m chuffed to bits to raise loads of money. Other children who aren’t as lucky as me can benefit from the money that’s been raised.”

His mum, Ruth Garbutt, gave him a well-earned medal as he crossed the finish line at the end of his marathon. Well done, Tobias!

 

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unicorn432 · 1 year ago

well done

unicorn432 · 1 year ago

first to comment yes

jayb12 · 1 year ago

wow

crystalx27 · 12 months ago

Great job! :)

darnak · 12 months ago

Brave,famous and kind harted

ak25yt · 8 months ago

I think he deserves some of that money 💵 💵 💵!

billiboi · 6 months ago

He is making all of our lives in lockdown happier!

madalien · 5 months ago

WOW! That is fabulous!