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Name: Humprey
Date registered: November 11, 2010


Marathon Running Camel! Born to entertain, destined to Run.

Latest posts

  1. London Marathon 2016 – Race Report — April 26, 2016
  2. Building up for my 20th London Marathon in 2016 — February 18, 2016
  3. London Marathon 2015 — April 27, 2015
  4. BBC Sport, London Marathon 2015 Trail — April 23, 2015
  5. Island Road STW – message from Humphrey — April 16, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Camel at the top of Cribyn, WaterAid Corbett Challenge — 2 comments
  2. BBC Sport, London Marathon 2015 Trail — 2 comments
  3. Now its time for bed… — 1 comment

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Apr 26

London Marathon 2016 – Race Report


I finished my 20th London Marathon for WaterAid in a time of 4hr48min (but we all know its not all about the time!) I met some wonderful and wacky characters along the way and the crowd gave me all the support I needed! I’ll include a few photos of my dash through the streets of …

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Feb 18

Building up for my 20th London Marathon in 2016

I was born in 1994 to perform in a Thames Water charity pantomime Aladdin. Despite being an instant hit, the stage could not contain me. I took to running marathons for WaterAid and was hooked… This year on the 24th April 2016 I’ll be taking to the streets of London to participate in my 20th …

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Apr 27

London Marathon 2015

Humph and the sheik_LM2015

London Marathon 2015 result Completed in 5hrs 2mins 12secs So far Humphrey has raised over £4100 but you can still sponsor and help him to raise more money for WaterAid either by completing the paper sponsorship form or going online to: Thanks to everyone for all your support! my sprint finish (via CamelCam), as …

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Apr 23

BBC Sport, London Marathon 2015 Trail

BBC Sport – London Marathon 2015 Trail I’ll be racing the Rhinos and all my two legged friends this Sunday. I can’t wait. Watch it on the BBC from 9:30am Please consider sponsoring my run for WaterAid here Thanks for all your support Big Camel Hugs Humphrey   (Trail courtesy of BBC Sport, Red …

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Apr 16

Island Road STW – message from Humphrey


  Hi Island Road STW Team, Thanks so much for your warm welcome and generous sponsorship for your favourite Camel. I was really moved by all the well wishes and so chuffed that together we managed to raise £208.23 for WaterAid. If you happened to miss the friendly furry Camel (..or you were hiding in …

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Apr 16

Walk Fur WaterAid – Spontaneous Songs….How many Humps do I have?

Captured on CamelCam as we walked from Pangbourne to Goring on our Walk “fur” WaterAid  

Apr 11

Quiz Night for WaterAid – 16th April 2015

Tis Quiz Night!

Tis Quiz Time! Please come along (and invite your friends) to our WaterAid Quiz Night on Thursday 16th April 7:30pm at Kennet Valley Free Church for a fun filled evening in support of WaterAid. The Quiz Master will be our very own Ant “Sheikh-A-Leg” Tyler. He is well experienced at running quizzes, not to mention …

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Apr 08

Walk “Fur” WaterAid – Come on a walk with Humphrey the Camel and Friends from Pangbourne to Goring along the River Thames – Saturday 11th April 2015


Walk “Fur” WaterAid with Humphrey the Camel and Friends from Pangbourne to Goring – Saturday 11th April 2015 Humphrey is running the London Marathon 2015 on 26th April 2015 to raise money and support for WaterAid projects in Bangladesh. As part of his training Humphrey would like to invite families and individuals to join him …

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Mar 25

London Marathon 2015 Sponsorship Please :-)

I have completed the Goring 10k and the Reading Half Marathon, now its time to step up to the big one! I’ll be taking part in my 19th London Marathon on the 26st April for WaterAid. I will have my trusty Sheik Mustafa (Ant Tyler) to lead me on this year. Mustafa helps me at …

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Mar 23

Reading Half Marathon 2015 – Race Report

Fantastic crowd support right round the course!

I finished the Reading Half in 2:02:20 (time isn’t everything, unless you are a runner!) I had a fantastic day racing through the streets of Reading. The crowds were fantastic. Hopefully you get a glimpse of the cheers and support I received from the excellent Camel Cam footage Abu managed to shoot from his perch …

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