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Mum's Account On Post-Natal Depression For Bristol 10k Mum-of-Two Jodi Dowse who battled post natal depression before embarking on ‘The Mother of all Challenges’ with Alex Jones has penned an honest account of how running helped her recovery before she takes on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k Winter Olympic Bronze Medalist To Start Bristol 10k 2018 Winter Olympic Bronze Medalist Dom Parsons will be the honorary starter of this year’s Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k. Michelle Runs Bristol 10k In Memory Of Younger Sister Michelle Peacock is set to take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k in memory of her younger sister Deb who she tragically lost to bowel cancer. Jockey Signs Up For Bristol 10k After Anorexia Battle Stable jockey Sally Nowell will take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k on Sunday 13 May to raise awareness about eating disorders after she bravely battled anorexia over the last three years. Vicky Takes On First Bristol 10k For Mind Vicky Evans will take on her first running challenge at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k after she used running to improve her mental health and to recover from self-harming. Family Lead Team At Bristol 10k In Memory Of Schoolgirl A team of runners will take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k this spring in memory of a brave five-year-old girl who lost her life to liver cancer. 40 Members Of Bristol Sands Tackle Bristol 10k A team of forty bereaved parents, friends, family and colleagues will take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k this May in support of neonatal death charity Sands, which is celebrating its 40th Anniversary. Tina Runs Bristol 10k For Skin Cancer Awareness Tina Richardson credits running for saving her sanity following the death of her sister Mandy from Melanoma. She is now taking on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k for the charity formed in her name. Amy Turns Life Around For Bristol 10k Amy Murphy lost over 18 stone following weight loss surgery and finding a love of running. She will take on her biggest challenge when she takes on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k this spring. Marie's Bristol 10k Means She's A RunnerFullStop Marie Bailey's mental health deteriorated after she was left homeless but she has managed to turn her life around and use her experience to help others by joining This Mum Runs to improve her headspace.