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New international recommendations will pave the way for more routine cardiac screening in athletes

A ground-breaking paper published simultaneously in two leading international heart journals [20 February 2017] casts fresh light on the current …

Cardiac Screening; Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late…

The Huffington Post – 13th February 2017 Recently, (Wednesday 1 February, 2016 – the start of the annual awareness campaign, …

CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk – 9th July 2017 – Registration NOW OPEN!

Join CRY on 9th July 2017 for the 11th annual CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk. This event offers the …Read more

Rates of young people dying from cardiac arrest 12x higher than official statistics

PoliticsHome – 2nd February 2017 PoliticsHome speaks to Cardiac Risk in the Young’s CEO, Dr Steven Cox, about why sudden …

Dr Steven Cox’s response to the BHF estimating 620,000 people in the UK carry faulty gene putting them at high risk of heart disease and sudden death

Dr Steven Cox, Chief Executive of the charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) comments; “Statistics and ‘guestimates’ predicting the …

‘I found my son dead in bed’ Mum’s horror at finding healthy ‘happy-go-lucky’ son, 14, dead three days before Christmas after he died from sudden cardiac arrest in his sleep

The Sun – 6th January 2017  A heartbroken mum has warned parents of the danger of sudden cardiac arrest after …

CRY Great Cake Bake 2016

The fifth CRY Great Cake Bake took place on Friday 25th November 2016, as part of Raising Awareness Week. We …

CRY Parliamentary Reception 2016

On November 23rd CRY held its 15th Parliamentary Reception, where CRY announced the latest campaign in government urging all MPs …Read more

CRY Update Magazine 70

Read Update 70 here CRY Update 70 reports on all the CRY news, events and fundraising from May to August …

Costs should not stand in way of screening for hidden heart conditions

New research confirms screening IS cost effective and should be made available to ALL teens and young adults The Government …

CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk – 9th July 2017 – Registration NOW OPEN!

Join CRY on 9th July 2017 for the 11th annual CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk. This event offers the …Read more

Brighton Marathon – 9th April 2017

CRY have places available for the Brighton Marathon 2017 and also welcome any own place runners who would like to …Read more

Virgin Money London Marathon – 23rd April 2017

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual fundraising event on the planet – runners have raised over £750 …Read more

Vitality London 10,000 – 29th May 2017

  Starting and finishing in St. James’s Park, runners will enjoy the sights of the city and pass some of …Read more

Torbay Half Marathon – 25th June 2017

The Torbay Half Marathon route is a traffic free two lap route which starts and finishes on Paignton seafront, taken …Read more

Christopher Dixon

You are not the same, after losing a significant person in your life, especially if it is your child. In …

Joseph Leyland

I would like to share with you a story about my little brother Joseph Leyland. Joe had turned 16 early …

Alan Lumley

Alan tragically passed away on 3rd April 2016 (his birthday) whilst running the Wilmslow Half Marathon. Alan was born in …

Aaron James Dixon

Aaron James Dixon born on the 23rd September 1987. Aaron was a much longed for child and I loved him …