Along with the rest of the Chris Moyles Breakfast show team, they joined ‘Comedy’ Dave Vitty and Mark ‘Chappers’ Chapman who were continuing in their quest of running a mile around every football pitch in the English and Scottish Premier Leagues in just eight days.
Also joining the run were fellow-Radio One DJ (and Spurs super-fan) Nihal along with Spurs’ football freestyler Billy Wingrove, who spiced up proceedings challenging the group to match his tricks and skills.
Don’t forget to tune in tonight to see how Spurs fan Lemar got on when he took on GMTV’s Ben Shephard over three gruelling rounds all in aid of this weekend’s Sport Relief.
The Sport Relief 2008 Weekend kicks off tonight and concludes with thousands of people taking part in the Sport Relief Mile at more than 240 venues around the UK on Sunday.
Richard Hammond, Gary Lineker, Davina McCall, Patrick Kielty and Claudia Winkleman will host this years’ show as Sport Relief brings together the BBC's biggest brands in a huge celebration to try and top 2006's fundraising total of £18 million.
The fun-packed night of TV will feature some of the UK’s top personalities from the worlds of entertainment and sport.
Sport Relief Does Strictly Come Dancing
The theme of this year’s Sport Relief is ‘Rise to the Challenge’, and this is certainly a challenge! Five sports stars who have strutted their stuff in previous series are teamed up with new partners from the worlds of sport and entertainment. They’ve got to train their new partners (with help from the Strictly dance coaches) but with the added responsibility and limited training time, so the pressure is on! The couples taking part are: Darren Gough & Gemma Bissix, Mark Ramprakash & Kara Tointon, Roger Black & Jade Johnson, David Ginola & Denise Lewis and Elaine Paige & Matt Dawson
Jonathan Ross’ All-Star Tennis
Jonathan Ross and Greg Rusedski take on Jimmy Carr and Pat Cash in a mixed (abilities!) doubles match to see who will take home the Sport Relief Tennis Challenge trophy.
Sport Relief Challenges
Alan Shearer and Adrian Chiles complete their Super Cycle by arriving live in the studio, having cycled a gruelling 335 miles from Newcastle to London. Radio 1’s Chappers and Dave (“Comedy” Dave Vitty and Mark “Chappers” Chapman) complete their challenge to run a mile at all 32 English and Scottish Premier League clubs in just eight days. Plus, there’s highlights from James Cracknell’s epic journey from the UK to Africa entirely under his own steam, culminating in an awe-inspiring swim from the coast of Gibraltar to Morocco with David Walliams.
A Question of Sport Relief
Host Jimmy Carr presides over team captains Gary Lineker and Sue Barker for a special one-off edition of the popular long-running sports quiz. Joining Sue are boxer Ricky Hatton and comedian Patrick Kielty, while Gary is teaming up with comedians Frank Skinner and David Mitchell.
Sport Relief Does The Apprentice
Ten celebrities head to the boardroom in the final showdown of Sport Relief Does the Apprentice. On the girls team are Clare Balding, Lisa Snowdon, Jacqueline Gold, Kirstie Allsopp and Louise Redknapp, with Phil Tufnell, Lembit Opik, Kelvin MacKenzie, Hardeep Singh Kohli and Nick Hancock making up the boys team. It’s a star-studded fight to the finish as they battle not to be the one to hear the fateful words ‘you’re fired’.
Top Gear Ground Force
The action switches to BBC2 from 10pm – 10.40pm as the Top Gear team embark on makeover madness and give one sporting hero the surprise of his life.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross…and Parkinson
The kings of chat provide one of the most eagerly-anticipated TV showdowns of the year when Sir Michael Parkinson guests on a very special edition of Friday Night With Jonathan Ross.
The 2008 fundraising campaign concludes on Sunday March 16 on BBC ONE at 3pm, with John Inverdale and Jake Humphrey presenting The Sport Relief Mile Show live from London's Victoria Embankment. Up to 20,000 children, women and men of all ages and abilities will be joined by dozens of top sporting and entertainment names as they run, walk, wheel or jog from Westminster to Blackfriars to raise money for Sport Relief.
Earlier today, Paul Robinson joined BBC Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles as they ran a mile around the White Hart Lane pitch for this weekend’s Sport Relief campaign.