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Running For Romilly


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Running the Auckland Half Marathon to raise money for Sands New Zealand, the baby loss charity.

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On 26 June 2020, Romilly Zillah was born sleeping. Her family got to spend precious time with her thanks to Sands New Zealand.

I will never be able to run and play with Romilly, but I will run for her, and all the other angel-born babies and their families in New Zealand. I will run the Auckland Half Marathon in November, and every step is for Romilly. I can currently run about 3km, so there will be lots of training to do before the Auckland Half Marathon (21km!)

100% of the money I raise will go to Sands Wellington and Skylight, to support the wonderful, and heartbreaking work they do.

Please help me celebrate a Little Life, not a Little Loss.

Gill McFarlane's involvement (page creator)

On 26 June 2020, my best friend's baby was born sleeping. I want to help the charity who helped during that difficult time.


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1 month old, 5km run  27 July 2020

Posted by: Gill McFarlane

Romilly was born 1 month ago. The whole world seems to change so quickly right now.

Tonight I ran 5km, at a pace of 10min per km. Not a blistering pace, but 1 month ago I could only manage 3km.

And the world keeps going :)

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Joy
Joy on 27 Jul 2020
Thank you Gill. A huge effort from you.
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Mark
Mark on 26 Jul 2020
Thank you Gill for doing this for Romilly ❤️
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Alice
Alice on 26 Jul 2020
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Eve
Eve on 26 Jul 2020
Sending love Mel and Garth. Romilly you will always be a loved part of our family ❤️👼
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Rebecca
Rebecca on 17 Jul 2020
Good on you Gill! What an amazing gesture, and one I know Mel and Garth will really value. RIP beautiful little Romilly xx
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Created by Gill McFarlane
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