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Old Kit

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Sep 2016
3:42pm, 24 Sep 2016
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EvilPixie
Ok I'm lardy and I know I am a long way getting back into some of my old kit. Most of it is more than OK.
I had been holding on but have decided that I'd rather buy new shiny pretty kit as a well done for losing the weight (kit is so much nicer now than the old blue black grey offerings!) so my question is this.

Do I just stick it in the clothes bank or a charity shop or is there a charity for used sports kit?

TIA!
Sep 2016
3:51pm, 24 Sep 2016
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Velociraptor
Offer it free or for a small donation to charity on Fetch :) I've acquired a few garments that way.
Sep 2016
3:52pm, 24 Sep 2016
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EvilPixie
oh now that's an idea!
Sep 2016
4:36pm, 24 Sep 2016
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Ness
Reminds me that I need to have a sort out of my kit. I had a surplus of race t-shirts a while ago so gave some to my school's PE teacher. She uses them for when kids have forgotten to bring in kit. It did seem funny to see one of them running round in my Silverstone 10k t-shirt.

I like Vrap's idea.
Sep 2016
4:39pm, 24 Sep 2016
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EvilPixie
LOL!
Sep 2016
4:41pm, 24 Sep 2016
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Autumnleaves
There is also a charity called a mile in her shoes - they use donated kit

amileinhershoes.org.uk
Sep 2016
4:52pm, 24 Sep 2016
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EvilPixie
fab! This is exactly what I was hoping for .... wonder if there is anything outside of London?
Sep 2016
4:54pm, 24 Sep 2016
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Velociraptor
I had too much kit, but VP relieved me of the vests and t-shirts that were too big for me and I let Kevin and Fellmouse plunder the stuff that fitted me and take what they wanted.
Sep 2016
5:01pm, 24 Sep 2016
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Silvershadow
sportstraider.org.uk
We have this shop in Bedford(there are some in other towns). Set up by a chap who lives down the road. Originally a basketball coach he wanted to make sure young people could get hold of the kit they needed.
Sep 2016
5:37pm, 24 Sep 2016
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EvilPixie
Will have to read into that one but they have a place in Loughborough do looks good

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