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  • Racing for Life (and for CAKE)

    Posted by Deadly Knitshade on May 11, 2009

    On the 6th of May Stitch and Bitch London and the lovely Tina B took part in Cancer Research’s Race for Life in London’s Battersea Park.

    We knit Cancer Fighter hats as we walked the five kilometres of the race, in support and in memory of Cancer Fighters we know and love and those we sadly lost their fights.

    Team S&B London casting on Cancer Fighter caps

    Team S&B London casting on Cancer Fighter caps

    Tina B. The lady. The legend.

    Tina B. The lady. The legend.

    Pitt stop for cake 100 metres in

    Pitt stop for cake 100 metres in

    The team rev their engines

    The team rev their engines

    One km and still going strong

    One km and still going strong

    Tina stops for no man

    Tina stops for no man

    Yay!

    Yay!

    A weary Tina and team after walking and cake

    A weary Tina and team after walking and cake

    We crossed the finish line dead last to the cheers and clapping of everyone watching, as we kept pace with Tina who managed the whole race despite walking with a stick.

    Altogether Tina B and the S&B London team raised a whopping £2754.10 for Cancer Research. And probably ate more cake than anyone else racing.

    You can still donate to get our Cancer Fighter Hat Patterns here if you fancy doing your bit.

    2 Responses to “Racing for Life (and for CAKE)”

    1. selina said

      Hey, just wanted to say i saw some of you girlies while i was also racing for life! congratulations on making it! see you next year!

    2. Yay! Fabulous. Well done to you too!

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