Group run

Nobody was gravely disappointed tonight!

9 runners ran 5.0km to help the Jewellery Quarter Development Trust in Birmingham.

  • Morwenna Kearns
  • Jonny Carter
  • James Morris
  • Laura Smith
  • Balal Qureshi
  • Molly Keal
  • Birmingham runner
  • Amy
  • Melanie Holder
Tuesday, 5th of October 2021
Led by Jonny Carter

Tonight was the last Jewellery Quarter Trust task for a while as the night's draw in, but don't worry we'll be back there doing some Missions on a weekend.

We met Josie and walked up to the cemmetry to do our stuff! Tonight it was chopping down more buddlier and then putting it all in a pile. Everyone did a great job, Josie was so pleased and slightly surprised in how much we got done in around 35 minutes of work! We really did make a difference. Hence why nobody would be gravely disappointed with our work ;-)

Before we went, Balal took some rather snazzy photos as we entered darkness, then we dropped off the tools with our walking group, before heading off for a 5k run.

Balal lead the run, taking us along the canal, onto Brindley Place, past Victoria Square, then back to 1000 Trades and that was job done for the night.

Report written by Jonny Carter

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Jonny Carter
Led by Jonny Carter

GoodGym Trainer for Birmingham. Love all things running, including road, track and even cross country when it isn't to muddy!

Runners helping out
  • Walk Leader

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • Melanie Holder
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Balal Qureshi

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