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VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam 2015 – Team Britain for Newborns
Thanks to the generosity of Sunrise Events Newborns Vietnam had a charity entry for the Ironman relay race.
Team Britain for Newborns our heroes were David Lloyd, Graham Knight and Frederik Farina.
This was David’s second event for Newborns Vietnam. In December 2014 he completed the country’s first bicycle ‘Everesting’. Graham Knight, 2nd Secretary Political is a successful marathon runner, while Frederik Farina is an all-round athlete with a high level rowing background. Frederik lives in Danang and is the Executive Chef & Director of Food & Beverage at the Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa, the hotel and Frederik are long-term supporters of Newborns Vietnam’s work.
Team Britain for Newborns, in horrendous conditions (heat and humidity) came first in the relay race with a time of 4hrs.39 mins! They were cheered all the way by nurses from the neonatal unit and they raised over $3,000.