Endorsements from the Sporting World for the; “150 Mile Challenge for MND”

The below Sporting Legends have offered their support for this event.


Craig Chalmers

Craig Chalmers, is a former Scotland international rugby union player and coach. He represented Scotland, the British Lions and the Barbarians at international level. He made 60 international appearances as a player for the Scotland national team. Craig is an Ambassador for the My Name’5 Doddie Weir Charity

Zinzan Brooke

Zinzan Brooke, is a former New Zealand rugby union footballer who played at number eight Brooke played 58 tests for New Zealand, and 42 non-international matches for the All Blacks. A True International Rugby Legend and very supportive to the cause.

Martin Bayfield

Martin Bayfield is an English actor (Hagrids body and stunt double in Harry Potter as well as playing young Hagrid), broadcaster, and former rugby union player who played lock forward for Northampton Saints, Bedford Blues and England, gaining 31 England and 3 Lions caps.

Lee Mears

Lee Mears, is an English former professional rugby union player who played as a hooker. He also played for the England national team from 2004 to 2012; he earned 42 caps and played in two Rugby World Cups and for the British & Irish Lions on their 2009 tour to South Africa.

Mark Regan MBE

Mark Regan MBE, is an English former rugby union player. Nicknamed ‘Ronnie’, he played as a hooker for Bristol, Bath, Leeds Tykes as well as England and the British and Irish Lions.

Victor Ubogu

Victor Ubogu, is a former Bath and England rugby union player. Arriving in the UK from Lagos, Nigeria, He started for Bath in the victorious 1998 Heineken Cup Final. In 1992 he became a prop for the England national rugby union team where he remained until 1999.

Glenn Cockerill

Glenn Cockerill, is an English retired footballer who played more than 700 games in The Football League in a 22-year career. He played for Swindon Town and Sheffield United before joining Southampton in October 1985. He left the Saints in December 1993, having made 358 appearances for the club in all competitions.

Tonbridge Angels Football Club

Cowdrey Cricket Club

Tonbridge Juddians

Edenbridge Rugby Club

The Charity: MNDA are fully supportive of this event

The Charity: My Name’5 Doddie Weir are fully supportive of this event