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Mark's Great South Run After Receiving Kidney From Wife Mark Hamson suffered from kidney failure and received a life saving transplant from his own wife. He will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run to thank the hospital that provided him with the operation. Charlotte's Run After Losing Parents To Brain Tumours Charlotte Venables has embarked on a huge fundraising challenge at the Simplyhealth Great South Run after she lost both of her parents to the same aggressive brain tumour Lisa Combats Depression And Signs Up For South Run Lisa Young has signed up to the Simplyhealth Great South Run after she suffered depression for 10 years and finally managed to overcome her demons through running. Joanne's South Run Challenge After 6 Stone Weight Loss Joanne Collins will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run after shedding six and a half stone. She was inspired to lose weight after a disaster family adventure holiday. Dad's South Run For Daughter Who Has Alopecia Steve Grant will tackle the Simplyhealth Great South Run in support of his eight year old daughter who has a severe cform of Alopecia Fundraiser Claire Takes On Great South Run In 24 Hours Inspirational fundraiser Claire Lomas MBE will take part in this year’s Simplyhealth Great South Run, aiming to complete the world’s leading 10 mile running event in 24 hours Louisa Takes On South Run To Improve Mental Health Louisa Elliott is has ran the Simplyhealth Great South Run four times after losing four stone and using running as a way of improving her mental health. Dad Tackles South Run After Daughter's Stillbirth Nick Lang will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 22 October in memory of his baby daughter Evalyn. Former Athlete Colin Mcourt To Run South 5k Ex GB Athlete Colin McCourt will tackle the Simplyhealth Great South 5k as part of a bet with his fellow athletes after piling on the pounds Couple's 10 mile Run For Daughters Born Just Over 1lb Andy Kay and his partner Hayley will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run for Bliss Charity who supported them when both of their daughters were born prematurely