fundraisers to hold Highbridge Zumbathon this Saturday
charity fundraisers from Burnham-On-Sea will be holding their
third event of the year this Saturday (March 23rd) when members
of the public will be welcome to join them for a zumbathon.
Noad, from Sparks Way in Highbridge and Tamara Ellis, from Highbridge
Road in Burnham, have decided to take on 12 challenges in 12 months,
to help 12 charities and raise their target of £1,200.
have teamed up with Burnham's DanceFit Studio and qualified instructor
Rhianne to hold a charity Zumbathon to raise money for Save the
"All ages and levels of fitness are welcome - we will be
having breaks and you can stop as when you need to," said
The event will be held at Highbridge Community Hall in Market
Street, Highbridge on Saturday 23rd March from 6.30pm-8.30pm.
Tickets cost £6 per person and can be purchased via the
group's website here.
will also be raising money for Weston Hospicecare, Secret World
Wildlife Rescue centre in East Huntspill, the RNLI, Westons
Freewheelers and Childrens Hospice South West. Other
groups benefiting will be Save the Children, Marie Curie Cancer
Care, Cancer UK, Meningitis UK, Sport Relief, Alice Escapes and
a charity which is currently being set up called Bottle Stop.
added: "While trying to get fit we wanted something to keep
us motivated and have something to aim for. The challenges are
relatively small ones, but still quite challenging for us. We
hope as our fitness improves this year, next year we shall continue
this project and our challenges will get bigger and better."
The pair on Burnham beach during their fundraising walk