The parents of a
super-fit student who died suddenly are retracing his footsteps to raise
cash in his memory.
Known as the Gentle
Giant, Jimmy Wilson, 24, died in his sleep at the family home in Sulgrave,
Washington, in January.
The 6ft 6in computer
buff, in his first year of a degree at Northumbria University, was a keen
cyclist who biked up to 50 miles a day and spent his spare time at the
But his family discovered
that he may have suffered from a rare heart condition, which cut his life
Family, friends and
neighbours in Helmdon, Sulgrave, are now raising funds and awareness for
Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY), which wants the Government to introduce a
heart screening programme for children and teenagers.
Mum Ann, 50, said: