10-year-old girls raise an amazing £1,500 in a triathlon for Borne
Ten-year-old Lois and Freya aren’t afraid of a challenge. In August, they completed their first triathlon and raised an amazing £,1500 in support of Borne’s research into premature birth.
Premature birth hits close to home. Not only was Lois born prematurely, she also lost a brother and sister to prematurity. The triathlon was her way of honouring their memory and helping other babies who are born too soon.
Lois’ mum, Angela, explains how the idea came about: