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A Mother’s Grief booklet

The booklet, ‘Young Sudden Cardiac Death: A Mother’s Grief’ which has been compiled by CRY’s Chief Executive & Founder and …

New YouTube channel launched to support young people diagnosed with cardiac conditions

Leading charity reaches out to young people using social media as a platform to provide essential support and specialist information …

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, …

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 …

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

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 – 30th July 2017

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 starts in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, and then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the …Read more

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 46 – 30th July 2017

This event will be held for the second time in 2017 as part of the Prudential RideLondon festival of cycling. …Read more

Simplyhealth Great North Run – 10th September 2017

The Great North Run is the worlds leading half marathon and was the first International Association of Athletics Federations event …Read more

Amanda McCarthy

On the morning of Sunday 12th October 2008, myself and my wife Beverley were sat at home with our morning …

Sarah Booth

In June 2010 my wife Ita and myself celebrated our 25th Wedding Anniversary with a long weekend in the beautiful …

Aaron Lundy

On Saturday, vcialis 40mg September 18th 1999 my life changed forever. I received a phone call to come immediately to …

Marcella Doherty

Marcella Doherty was only 24 years old when she died of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy or ARVC. Despite her untimely …