Camden

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How we Scoped in the heat

19 runners ran 3.5km to help the Scope Camden Charity Shop in Camden.

  • Steve Coman
  • Laura Lambert
  • John Shirley
  • Frances Powrie
  • Meredith Olson
  • Elizabeth Pang
  • Rosie Ashworth
  • Chris Ellaway
  • Katie Roberts
  • Abigail White
  • Camden runner
  • Jonathan Blackwell
  • Elizabeth
  • Abi Perrin
  • Beth Sawyer
  • Rachel Ho
  • Rea Qunta
  • Ben Hadfield
  • Christina Pang
 
Wednesday, 24th of July 2019
 
Led by Frances Powrie

It was a hot sweaty evening, not ideal for a run, but almost 20 of us rocked up at the Francis Crick Centre for a trip to Scope charity shop in Camden.

After a mercifully short run there we got stuck into our key tasks for the evening - sorting the clothes, cleaning the shops and complaining about the heat.

We had a debate about whether to head straight home or head for a slightly longer run along the canal. Luckily it had cooled slightly by the time we finished so most of us decided to go for the canal, while Liz led a few people on a nice stroll home.

Thanks for coming for everyone - at least we avoided Thursday's record temperatures.

Report written by Frances Powrie


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