Sara's youngest son, Oscar, was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in October 2017 when he was 7 years old.  Shortly after diagnosis, Sara and her husband Oliver committed to riding the Duchenne Dash and to supporting Duchenne UK with its aim of finding life changing treatments for this cruel disease .

Sara lives in Bristol with her husband Olly, their 3 sons, Ben, Harry and Oscar, and George the dog.  Although Sara now works in HR, she is a qualified lawyer and practised in the field of professional negligence and insurance law for many years.