runners begin training for 2018 London Marathon
runners from Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge have started training
to run the 2018 London Marathon next Spring.
Prior, Lesley Goulding and Lindsey Ripley are training with Burnham-On-Sea's
River Brue Runners Club, having secured spots for next April's 26
have each chosen a charity close to their hearts and will be raising
funds for Children with Cancer UK (which helps young sufferers),
Getting Kids Going (which provides sport and mobility equipment
for disabled children and young adults), and DRUEL (Doberman Rescue
Brue running coach Simon Prior said: "Lesley and Lindsey only
started running around 12 months ago with River Brue Runners and
have already run a local 5k route to Brean, a 10k and half marathon
in that time."
training is well underway and they are doing well, but the serious
training will start after Christmas as both want to run to their
fundraising page is here.
Burnham-On-Sea's Katrina Prior, Lesley Goulding and Lindsey Ripley
with their running coach Simon Prior this week