Last week I found myself chatting to the wonderful Zoe Morrison, our Eco-thrifty Doer of the Month. Zoe has spent the last year setting herself monthly challenges around living more sustainably. On top of that she’s been encouraging people to get involved by inviting them to make a pledge on The DoNation
We caught up to find out how it had been going… Continue reading
On July 2nd Ed Shoote got on his bike and cycled eastwards away from Suffolk, England into the distant horizon. This journey he just started was far beyond anything ordinary: Ed was cycling to China. Continue reading
Today, I’m walking like a cripple.
It seems that I’ve built a bit of a reputation of being a regular marathon runner, but if anyone saw me today they’d realise that that is definitely not the case. I’m broken. Continue reading
Back in March, David was in the race for the Doer of the Month with his cycling 30 miles to work challenge. Now he’s hoping to win the Great Energy Race and we are right behind him. Will his challenge on The DoNation help clinch the deal? Continue reading
Alan Hayes did the London Marthon a few weeks back, raising pledges on The DoNation for the third time. We caught up with him to find out how it went… Continue reading
We asked our pledgers to give us the ins and outs on how they’re getting on with their pledges and what advice they would give to others. A special thank you goes out to everyone who participated in our interview! If you have been quietly contemplating about this pledging business, here is our insider’s approach on simple behaviour change. Continue reading
Top Doer Joe Birch tells us his hilarious account of the muddy Brutal10…
In February 2013 I completed a 10k run in support of the DoNation. As I usually find with these things, whilst it was painful enough at the time, I now look back on it with a sort of honey-tinted, self-congratulatory glow. Continue reading
Just before heading out on a long Sunday morning run, I received this lovely guest blog from our old intern Silvana. It put a big smile on my face and a bold bounce in my step as I dodged the canal-side crowds, helping me to knock off my longest ever run.
I hope it has a similar effect on you. Continue reading
Hermione and I are squished into a small, dark diary room off Tottenham Court Road, Skyping with Dave and Katharine Lowrie who are on the other side of the world, on a boat in Uruguay. It’s really rather awesome. Continue reading
After a friend bought her entry to the Oxford half marathon as a wedding present, Hanna threw herself into the full swing of training. We found out how she got on… Continue reading