Published: 29/05/2014 13:32 - Updated: 29/05/2014 13:43

Huntington's challenge heads to Moray

A MORAY man who lost his mother to Huntington’s Disease is supporting a marathon running and cycling challenge around the UK.

David Nicol.
David Nicol.

David Nicol is part of the support team for the ‘Kris King Coasthunting for a Cure HD’ challenge.

Kris set off from Blackpool last week, and aims to run 12 marathons and complete 22 100-mile cycle runs in a 34-day period.

David (39), who is originally from Aberlour and still has family in the Speyside area, lost his mum, Margaret (54), to Huntington’s – which attacks the central nervous system – six years ago.

Kris is set to run from Nairn to Fochabers on Friday.

Read the full story and see a picture of Kris and David at John O' Groats in 'The Scot' print version tonight.

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