Ipswich

Group run

Painting in Numbers

22 runners ran 5.0km to help the STOKE HIGH SCHOOL Ormiston Academy in Ipswich.

  • Ian Duggan
  • Nicola Stevenson
  • Robin Harper
  • Steve Ager
  • Libby Smith
  • Eleanor Redgrave
  • Andrew Whitefield
  • Cleola Van Eijl
  • Hayley Steward
  • Lucy
  • Kerry Buckley
  • Tom Selby
  • Paul Horne
  • Lizzie Hicks
  • Keith Borrett
  • Adeline
  • Alex
  • Sophie Demetriades
  • Karen Baldwin
  • Mitch Smith
  • Jamie-Louise
  • Luke Green
 
Monday, 13th of May 2019
 
Led by Ian Duggan

Starting off with a big thank you for Andrew for stepping in to cover the start of tonight's session due to traffic chaos on the A12 conspiring to delay my arrival

Also massive congratulations to the same Andrew in reaching the 50 task milestone - the 4th Ipswich member to earn the coveted black shirt!

So, when I (eventually)arrived the task was well under way....and what a turnout - probably the highest attendance since our launch. Everyone was getting stuck in to the job of painting a classroom. I've never sen so many goodgym t-shirts in such a small space!

The task was set up by Andrew (a different one to our new black shirted Andrew) the school Head Teacher with the aim of making the room much brighter for a new teacher at the school. With so many hands the job was completed within 40 minutes and we headed off to run back to base which included a fartlek interval session along the Waterfront and taking in part of the Twilight 5k race route many of the group had done on Saturday with great success.

Next week we return to Castle Hill for a long(ish)run - find out more here

Report written by Ian Duggan


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Ian Duggan

Ian Duggan
Trainer for Goodgym Ipswich. Loves to tri & run in the MV50 age group . Can usually be found at Kesgrave parkrun.

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    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Adeline

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