Gary

Gary

Heart Foundation
$9,906.45 given
$990,093.55needed
$1,000,000 goal
Gary
Gary

My Story

At the end of 2011, I weighed 143kg, was overweight, drank, smoked and fairly sure I would become a heart attack statistic within 2 years,

Instead of waiting for the inevitable, I finally made changes to my lifestyle, took up exercise, watched what I ate, and made better overall choices.

In June 2013 I completed my first marathon. in April 2014, I ran in the London Marathon for the Heart Foundation. in July 2014, I completed my third marathon in 13 months.

Starting in May 2015, I wil...

At the end of 2011, I weighed 143kg, was overweight, drank, smoked and fairly sure I would become a heart attack statistic within 2 years,

Instead of waiting for the inevitable, I finally made changes to my lifestyle, took up exercise, watched what I ate, and made better overall choices.

In June 2013 I completed my first marathon. in April 2014, I ran in the London Marathon for the Heart Foundation. in July 2014, I completed my third marathon in 13 months.

Starting in May 2015, I will be crossing Australia on foot, travelling over 5400km from Perth to Brisbane, via Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney,

The aim is to raise awareness of the Heart Foundations message and mission, and to raise $1 million to help them in their work.

Ordinary people really can do extraordinary things, and embracing an active lifestyle will have a positive impact on your life.

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Hearts Across Australia

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Hearts Across Australia aims to improve the lives of men, women and children across Australia, by raising awareness about the benefits of active lifestyles, and encouraging Aussies to #movemore and #sitless

Created in 2015, when Gary Wilmot cro...

Hearts Across Australia aims to improve the lives of men, women and children across Australia, by raising awareness about the benefits of active lifestyles, and encouraging Aussies to #movemore and #sitless

Created in 2015, when Gary Wilmot crossed Australia on foot from Perth to Brisbane, "HAA" promotes its message through a number of initiatives based around running and walking.

In April 2016, 6 runners are taking part in the London Marathon as a Hearts Across Australia team, continuing the fundraising and awareness-raising, and inspiring others along the way!

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Hearts Across Australia

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Hearts Across Australia aims to improve the lives of men, women and children across Australia, by raising awareness about the benefits of active lifestyles, and encouraging Aussies to #movemore and #sitless

Created in 2015, when Gary Wilmot cro...

Hearts Across Australia aims to improve the lives of men, women and children across Australia, by raising awareness about the benefits of active lifestyles, and encouraging Aussies to #movemore and #sitless

Created in 2015, when Gary Wilmot crossed Australia on foot from Perth to Brisbane, "HAA" promotes its message through a number of initiatives based around running and walking.

In April 2016, 6 runners are taking part in the London Marathon as a Hearts Across Australia team, continuing the fundraising and awareness-raising, and inspiring others along the way!

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