Sinfield completes #ExtraMile challenge
Kevin Sinfield this morning (Tuesday) completed his #ExtraMile challenge in support of MND and Rob Burrow.
Sinfield ran an astonishing 101 miles in just 24hrs, setting off from Leicester Tigers' Whelford Road stadium on Monday morning before arriving into Headingley Stadium just before 8:30am this morning, alongside Rob Burrow's wife Lindsay and daughter Macy.
"Sir Kev" was cheered into the stadium by hundreds of well wishers, supporters, friends and family who had gathered early to show their appreciation for what is undoubtedly a fantastic achievement.
Having initially set himself a fundraising target of £100,000 donations to the challenge so far total over £850,000!!
He's done it!! 🎉 👏
What a moment, what a man! Kevin Sinfield finishes his MAMMOTH 101 mile run in 24 hours live on #BBCBreakfast 🏃♂️
And his best mate Rob Burrow saw him over the line pic.twitter.com/IWDgm4wowb
— BBC Breakfast (@BBCBreakfast) November 23, 2021
How to Donate
The Extra Mile Challenge is aiming to raise money to support those dealing with motor neurone disease. You can donate online 24 hours a day at https://donate.giveasyoulive.com/fundraising/kevin-sinfields-the-extra-mile-challenge.
You can also donate £3 by texting the word Kevin to 70143.