Category Archive: Camel Diary

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 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 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 19

Reading Half Marathon 2015

Run Humphrey Run!

This Sunday I will be running in my 13th Reading Half Marathon. I cant wait to race! Nothing beats heading down the ramp into the Madejski Stadium after 13 miles to the sound of roars and cheers from the Reading crowds! Reading is my home town I use it to test my 4 legs in …

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Feb 14

The lure of running a race…


The lure of running a race superceeds whether its a fair contest or not, or whether you are likely to win the race. Go on, tuck your ears back and run like wild horses! Lets race… my upcoming races: Goring 10k – 1st March 2015 Reading Half Marathon – 22nd March 2015 London Marathon – …

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Jun 11

Dragon Boat Racing 2013 – Humphreys Furry Friends

On Saturday the 8th January, my team “Humphreys Furry Friends” competed in the Pangbourne Rotary Charity Dragon Boat Challenge 2013. The Rotary club organise the event anually and raise money for charity. This years chosen charities were the The Alzheimer’s Society and Duchess of Kent House Trust. I was set the challenge of recruiting a …

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Apr 18

Street Collection in Reading

Humphrey out collecting money in Reading in the build up to the London Marathon. £303 raised for WaterAid You can add your support online here – or Text CAML96 £2 to 70070 – [flickr id=”7089781245″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”small” group=”” align=”center”]

Feb 20

Running in Hyde Park

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