What seems like just a few hours ago our 15th birthday celebration came to a close.
This is the first part of a two part blog post on the night and because I’m exhausted I’m going to let Nina and pictures do the talking!
But before that we at Walk the Walk would like to thank all of our walkers and volunteers from the bottom of our hearts for just being there. You are what makes us and we couldn’t exist without you. A HUGE hug to you all.
First up here’s a short clip with Nina as we stood on the finish line as the last walker had crossed the line.
And if you want to see where we have been:
Daily Mail – 20 hours ago
Anneka Rice wore a MoonWalk T-shirt to the event and Penny Smith opted to wear her bra over her jacket and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen came to give wife Jackie …
Mirror.co.uk – 22 hours ago
The MoonWalk (organised by Walk The Walk) celebrated it’s fifteenth year in style with about 15000 people either walking an entire marathon overnight (26.2 miles) or half a marathon (13.1 miles). The rules are simple: only walking or power walking …
Daily Star – 9 hours ago
By Daily Star Reporter AB Fab star Jennifer Saunders joined 17000 women baring their bras on a Moonwalk – to raise cash for breast cancer charities. Jen, 53, proved she was fighting fit after beating the killer disease. And she really sparkled on the …
Contactmusic.com – May 8, 2012
Saunders is to take part in The MoonWalk London for the Walk the Walk charity, and will briskly step across the open space in a bid to raise money for vital breast cancer causes. The actress tells Hello! magazine, “I’m doing the MoonWalk, …
Telegraph.co.uk (blog) – May 10, 2012
Training is ongoing for this year’s Moonwalk, and Twitter abounds with messages of good luck to all the walkers – along with hopes for a rain-free night. Walk the Walk, the charity founded by Nina Barough 15 years ago, has raised over £75 million for …
TopNews United States – May 11, 2012
But this year it would be special as Walk the Walk would be celebrating their 15 successful years of Moonwalking in Hyde Park London. There would be over 17000 men and women who would be ‘Rocking around the World’, as they take on their chosen …
2013: the date for the MoonWalk London 2013 will be announced in September. If you have walked this year or previously then we will email you later in the year! If you are new to all of this then you can register your interest. Learn more…
Photo’s from the night: ActionPhoto are slowly uploading images from the night. As you can imagine it takes a long time to go through all of them and match numbers to walkers! You can take a look at what they have already and then I suggest you check back towards the middle of the week. Learn more…
Finishers T shirts: don’t forget to order yours! Learn more…
The SunWalk London: if you enjoyed the MoonWalk…don’t stop walking come and join us at our summer festival in Battersea park! You can put your MoonWalk fundraising towards the challenge and with just a little light walking between now and July you should easily be able to walk another 13.1! Peppa Pig and George will be there and kids get to free (T&C apply.) Learn more…
Zoe McBeth: completed her 2 MoonWalks back to back in 12 hours! Find out more about this incredible achievement here
Oh and by the way how about those medals…you did it!!
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