Charity triathlon for Gerry McCann

Gerry McCann will be taking part in the Missing People's Run Credit: PA Wire

The father of missing girl Madeleine McCann is raising money this weekend for a charity which supports family and friends of missing people.

Gerry McCann, whose daughter Madeleine has been missing for more than six years, is running the Virgin Active London Olympic Distance Triathlon.

The triathlon will see him complete a 1.5k swim, 40km cycle and finish with a 10km run.

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