A team of eight runners led by team captain Rob Farrant called Team BRJ Awesome 8 certainly lived up to that title as they took on the 24 hour relay event at Belvoir Castle on 21st and 22nd September.
Running in relay they completed 31 laps of the demanding 10K course completing 310km in the 24 hours, the equivalent of seven and a half marathons. This effort secured the team first place in the large team category out of 113 teams and astoundingly second place out of 909 teams. The team also did two unofficial laps with John Uff and Shelley Duffy running the glory lap in with last runner Robert Farrant. They managed to fit in an early morning parkrun to warm up. ...Read more