Group run

Tree-mendous work

8 GoodGymers made their way 8.4km to help the YMCA Essex, The Ideas Hub, and Farleigh Hospice in Chelmsford.

  • Laurie Glendinning
  • David Chatterjee
  • Fay Downing
  • Andy Holmes
  • Russell Dolton
  • Sallyann Jeffrey
  • Martin George
  • Jess Fairman
Wednesday, 20th of December 2023
Led by Laurie Glendinning

After being dazzled by Andy's festive t-shirt and Russell's festive Lidl hat, we did a squat-free warm up (especially for Martin) and made our way to Meadgate.

We found Fay and Sallyann waiting with the Grinch on the corner of Meadgate, and made a start on leafletting. Whilst leafletting, we found out that it was Russell's 50th good deed, and that he recently got engaged, so double congratulations to Russell, and a black tshirt will be in the post soon.

Everyone was so dazzled by the various Christmas lights on houses that we got separated into two groups for most of the run, only meeting back up at the end for our farewells! David's photo to the group unsurprisingly didn't help the other group to locate us.

Tonight was Martin's 25th good deed, and Jess's 8th, so we're hoping to see a couple more 50th's next year from at least these two new members!

Great effort everyone for our last good deed of 2023, with 8.5-ish km for the runners, and a huge amount of leaflets delivered for Farleigh, The Art Place, and the YMCA.

Thanks everyone for a great year, and we look forward to seeing you all in 2024. We've got the January challenge coming up, so please remember to make sure your Strava is linked to your GoodGym account.

See you all soon


Report written by Laurie Glendinning

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Led by Laurie Glendinning

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GoodGymers helping out
  • Walk Leader

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • Fay Downing
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Andy Holmes

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