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Claire squires

This is Claire and unfortunately she died during the 2012 London marathon raising money for Samaritans at the age of only 30. Since her death people have come together giving small donations for Claire’s cause. 16 more words

Stimulant may have been the cause of marathoner's death

Last spring I posted about the tragic death of Claire Squires, a British woman who died a mile from the finish line of the London Marathon. 662 more words


Claire Squires: Banned stimulant 'key factor' in marathon runner's death

London Marathon runner Claire Squires may have died as a result of complications from inadvertently taking a performance-enhancing stimulant, an inquest into her death has found. 479 more words


Keď smrť fundraisingu pristane...

V septembri minulého roku som napísal blog o fascinujúcom príbehu malej Rachel a o súcite, ktorý vyvolala jej náhla smrť. Rachel sa rozhodla získať od svojich kamarátov a rodiny namiesto darčekov k jej deviatim narodeninám 300 dolárov na pomoc ľuďom trpiacim nedostatkom pitnej vody. 447 more words


Sudden deaths of athletes exposes knowledge gaps

The recent tragic deaths of London Marathon runner 30-year-old Claire Squires, Italian footballer Piermario Morosini and Norwegian Olympic swimmer Alexander Dale Oen, has drawn fresh attention to shocking heart problems that strike down seemingly fit athletes. 348 more words

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One of my favorite running quotes is by Scott Jurek, the famous ultramarathoner. Speaking at a Runnersworld awards ceremony in 2005, Jurek told his audience… 702 more words

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Claire Squires funeral: Tragic London Marathon runner remembered

Friends and family have gathered at the funeral of Claire Squires, the London Marathon runner who posthumously raised £1 million for charity after dying in the closing stages of this year’s race. 273 more words