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22
Jun 2018

Completing the Helsinki Half ...

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UK Helsinki Half Marathon Ambassador Mark set out to achieve his goal of completing a sub two-hour half marathon whilst raising...

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05
Jun 2018

Just One Week To Go...

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This Saturday, 9th June, Mark will be running the Helsinki Half Marathon as the UK ambassador in aid of Teens Unite. His...

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01
Jun 2018

Conquering the Edinburgh ...

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On Sunday 27th May, Teens Unite supporters Derek and Irene took on the Edinburgh Marathon and Edinburgh Half Marathon, alongside...

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30
May 2018

Don't Stop Believing...

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It's little over 1 week until Mark heads to Helsinki to run the Helsinki Half Marathon. His training hasn't come without...

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25
May 2018

Taking on the Isle Of Wight ...

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Nicky and Kirsty recently took on the Isle of Wight Challenge to raise funds and awareness for Teens Unite. They raised a...

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21
May 2018

Listen to the Body or Your ...

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Helsinki Half Marathon runner Mark is persevering with his training - even whilst suffering with a hip injury! With less...

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08
May 2018

One month to go...

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Despite a warm weather spell and a Bank Holiday Weekend thrown into the mix, supporter Mark is persisting with his training...

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30
Apr 2018

Expectation vs Reality

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There's just 39 days to go until the Helsinki Half Marathon on 9th June and as the start line draws nearer, supporter Mark...

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09
Apr 2018

63 days, 10 hours and 29 ...

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Supporter Mark is counting down the days until he heads from his hometown of Hoddesdon to Helsinki to complete the Half Marathon...

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03
Apr 2018

The Happiest Country in the ...

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Mark's training for the Helsinki Half Marathon is now well and truly underway and he is doing an amazing job of spreading...

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26
Mar 2018

Less than 80 days to go...

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"There's less than 80 days to go until the Helsinki Half Marathon and thankfully the weather is starting to look brighter...

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24
Mar 2018

Now it's my turn...

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Meet Adele, she’s taking on a challenge for Teens Unite, read all about her reasons here, and look out for updates on her...

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22
Mar 2018

From Hoddesdon to Helsinki

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We're always ovewhelmed when supporters of Teens Unite go the extra mile and Mark is really going above and beyond. In fact,...

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02
Feb 2018

A challenge you don't have to ...

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Wouldn’t it be amazing if there was a way you could take on a challenge for charity, without having to train for it? Well,...

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30
Jan 2018

Why not put a spring in your ...

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We’re celebrating World Cancer Day on 4th February and we’re asking you to join us by taking on a challenge for Teens...

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26
Jan 2018

Cycle Costa Rica for World ...

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If you’re going to take a trip away, it should be to one of the happiest countries on the planet, right? Costa Rica comes...

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24
Jan 2018

See the Sights of the Grand ...

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Stretching a staggering distance of 277 miles long and standing 7,000 ft above sea level, the Grand Canyon is one of the...

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17
Jan 2018

World Cancer Day Could Take ...

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We’re cranking up the gears here in the Teens Unite office as World Cancer Day is fast approaching on 4th February and...

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16
Jan 2018

London Marathon Top Tips

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With just under 14 weeks to go until this year’s London Marathon, it’s time to start your training if you haven’t already....

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15
Jan 2018

We’re Celebrating World ...

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World Cancer Day is just around the corner and we’re ready to join other charities and organisations around the globe who...

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24
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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This morning the team travelled to Kompong Kleang, the floating village. It has a population of over 20,000 people, and houses...

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23
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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A very early start for some of the team, as they drove to Angkor Wat to witness a sunrise which was out of this world. After...

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22
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Another rest day for the team. In the morning, the team travelled to the Siem Reap driving through the picturesque countryside...

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21
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Today was a well earned rest day. After a day of rest, a wonderful evening exploring the busy streets of Phnom Penh,...

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20
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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A message from Deb, Chief Exec and co founder of Teens Unite, on the teams progress "A rude awakening at 5am! The sound...

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19
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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This morning the team took a gentle ride towards the tranquil, riverside town of Kampot.  Kampot is sometimes described...

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18
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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The third day cycling for the team, and an exciting day as they crossed the border in to Cambodia.  Today’s challenge...

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17
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Today the team’s challenge was a total of 50km, setting off during the early hours of the morning making their way to visit...

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16
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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The Vietnam to Cambodia cycle challenge has arrived! Over the next 10 days, 19 Teens Unite supporters will embark on the...

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09
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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The final day of cycling saw the team venture through to the ‘Palio’ Town of Siena. On the way, the team stopped to taste...

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08
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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After an early start, the team set off to embark on another day of sunshine, stunning scenery and lots of cycling. Today...

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07
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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The cyclists successfully completed their first day of cycling, travelling a total of 69.5km (Only 166.5km to go…). With...

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06
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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Last night, the 56 Teens Unite Supporters who form the Couch Classic, team departed from Heathrow Airport, which means the...

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04
Sep 2017

We have come a long, long way ...

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Hello, my name is David. I am the proud father of Elliot; a teenager supported by Teens Unite.   In September 2013, after...

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