Bassist Colin Greenwood from Radiohead announced on Twitter that he will be participating in the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Blenheim Palace Triathlon in Oxfordshire, UK on June 7th and 8th. His friend Dan Clarkson’s 9-year-old daughter was diagnosed with the disease four years ago and has been battling it ever since. A gesture such as this from a celebrity does not go unnoticed, you can sponsor Colin here.
Radiohead has supported organizations in the past and Colin Greenwood is the Global Ambassador to the Children’s Radio Foundation. It was only fitting for him to take his work to the next level and proactively challenge himself for a friend in need.