Sheffield

Group run

Highly Functioning Cyclepaths

28 runners ran 5.2km to help the SUSTRANS in Sheffield.

  • Lucy J
  • Caroline Thomas
  • Caroline Thomas
  • Mike Jones
  • Sheffield runner
  • Zofia
  • David Higham
  • Kim Longbon
  • Sarah Louise
  • Stephen Gilmer
  • Chris Dyer
  • Rachel Ripley
  • James Smith
  • Helen Alford
  • Andrew Waters
  • Annie Hinton
  • DAIANA Allen
  • Celine
  • Abi
  • Darren Wake
  • Jenny
  • Sheffield runner
  • Claudia Walters
  • Kate Wightman
  • Callum Tinnion
  • Rebecca Croft
  • David Sheppard
  • Sheffield runner
 
Monday, 2nd of September 2019
 
Led by Stephen Gilmer

26 runners joined us this week for another session with Sustrans to help clear some of the city's cycle paths.

We had three four runners join us for the first time, Callum, Kate, David and Linda, we hope to see you all again soon!

Everything seemed a little bit the wrong way round on our way to the task, back markers at the front, intervals in the opposite direction to where we were going etc, but the group stuck together nicely and we all arrived together, with some of the more speedy members of the pack having covered and extra bit of ground.

Sustrans Simon was on hand to show us what needed our attention, the Virgin Cycle path, the Round Sheffield Run link section and the Road to Nowhere, we split into three teams and began work. The overgrown vegetation and litter were no match for the teams and the full width of several sections of the path soon became evident.

Once we were finished Simon said thanks, and mentioned that the local business owner had popped by to say thank you too. There were several cyclist and runners using the paths who also expressed their appreciation.

We headed back to base, picking up a couple of Strava segments on the way and stopped off just by the Showroom for a combined fitness and stretch session led by Sarah, a great way to finish off the run and make sure we're ready for the next one...

Report written by Stephen Gilmer


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Stephen Gilmer
GoodGym Sheffield Run Leader

Runners helping out

  • Back markers

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Helen Alford
    • Chris Dyer
    • David Higham
    • Mike Jones

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