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Rich's story

Rich Smith


Rich had a liver transplant after unexpected liver failure and now competes as a transplant cyclist.

Rich, from Bridgnorth, Shropshire, ended up in a coma when his liver failed for unknown reasons.

He was close to death but thankfully with around 24 hours left to live, the hospital got the call needed to save his life.

The 46-year-old has now been well for 20 years - he has two children, a successful career as a chartered surveyor and competes as a transplant cyclist.

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