Posted: Thu, 16 Jun 2016
The run was held to support the work of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT), and took place in Joe's home village of Rothley.
Joe's Jog, now in its third year, kicked off just before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event on Tuesday 14 June.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 28 May 2016
Niamh Beange and Beth Russell, both aged 19, are taking a graphics and e-media foundation degree at Leicester College and De Montfort University. They are the creative force behind GO18FORJOE, a new campaign from local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 May 2016
Joe's Jog, now in its third year, will take place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event, which takes place in the Leicestershire village on Tuesday 14 June.
The inclusive and family-friendly fun run gives families and children aged seven... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014
FAMILIES and young children turned out in force for the inaugural Joe's Jog, a mile-long fun run in memory of 14-year-old Joe Humphries.
The jog, which was held prior to the recent Rothley 10k (on June 17), helped to raise funds for local charities including... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Jun 2014
Thanks! on this occasion to Dr Alastair Sandilands, a consultant cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital. Alistair you may recall set off recently on a four-day ride through the Swiss Alps to help raise funds for JHMT. It was mission accomplished as Alastair... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Jun 2014
SPORTING enthusiasts have been raising money for local charities by taking part in a virtual tour of Brazil, linked to the upcoming World Cup.
More than 35 people took part in the event, including staff from sports support network Leicester-Shire &... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jun 2014
The JHMT is proud to announce the first ever Joe's Jog! This new event will take place 45 minutes prior to the annual Rothley 10k.
'Joe's Jog' is a mile long fun run in memory of Joe... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 May 2014
Wear the 'Green' and join Joe's team at this year's Rothley 10k 2014!
A fabulous turn out in 2013 from many kind hearted folk who came together to run in memory of Joe and raise awareness of the work of his Trust to reduce the incidence of sudden, unexpected... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 May 2014
Congratulations to LRS and friends who took part in the LRS Charity Tour of Brazil in aid of JHMT and LOROS. This involved clocking up kilometers and burning up the calories on indoor bikes, indoor rowers, a walk or run around Sport Park Energy Track,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Apr 2014
A HEART doctor will set off on a 500km Alpine bike ride next month in aid of local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.
Alastair Sandilands, a consultant cardiologist at Leicester's Glenfield Hospital, will be getting on his bike to cycle in the Swiss... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2014
A 'Champion' fundraising effort by young athletes from the Leicester Coritanian Athletics Club was duly recognised on Tuesday evening. The annual Christmas fun run raised a record £700 to support the work of JHMT to reduce the incidence of sudden,... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 09 Feb 2014
The Jessica Michelle School of Dance, Falling Stars Performance on Saturday 8 February. Together we raised £1250 to be split between JHMT and Ourspace Appeal, Ward 27 at LRI.
Thank you all for a really enjoyable evening and all the effort and practice... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 26 Jan 2014
The 'stars' turned out from both Men and Womens De Montfort University Students Union football teams to put on a memorable football tournament to raise funds for JHMT at Goals Leicester on Saturday 25th January.
They also joined forces with JHMT's star... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 27 Oct 2013
Demonstrating once again that there is no mountain high enough to stop JHMT supporters from breaking the silence on SADS and creating a lasting legacy for Joe – well done Michele and to everyone else (far too many to mention by name) who has run,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2013
Thanks to David Ronald for dedicating his 40th Birthday bash to Joe's Trust which has so far raised over £800 for JHMT. An amazing 'big hearted' gesture from his family, friends and rugby playing Highlander Bravehearts colleagues.
Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2013
Take a bow Team Joe, Marie Hill, Sarinda Bains and Mark Batchelor who went the extra mile for Joe's Trust and to break the silence on SADS at this year's Leicester Marathon race series!
A Fantastic effort all-round – Well done for all your support... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2013
At 6am Friday 27th September 2013 The Baird family left home destined for Fort William, 1065 miles later they arrived back home!
"During the time away we had the most amazing trip together, Steph and Aimee drove for the entire trip including 9 hours between... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 31 Aug 2013
Two marketing officers from Leicester City Council, Sarinda Bains and Marie Hill are completing a series of endurance events to raise money in memory of Joe.
Steve Humphries, chair of JHMT said: This is another fantastic gesture by the councils staff... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 27 Jul 2013
On Sunday 28th July at 2pm a host of Leicester and Leicestershire's most well known sports stars and musicians will meet in the centre circle at Quorn FC for one minutes silence in memory of our beloved son Joe.
At only 14 years old, Joe became another... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Jun 2013
Friends and family of Joe, who collapsed and died while out running last year have triumphed in the Rothley 10k charity run.
Meg Holland, who was training with Joe on the night he died from Sudden Arrhythmic Disorder (SADs) last October. They had planned... Read More »