runner completes 50th half marathon, raising £22,000
Burnham-On-Sea fundraiser has completed his 50th half marathon this
week and raised a further £3,600 for a good cause close to
Vickers, who works at Burnham's Tesco supermarket, completed the
Great North Run on Sunday in a time of 2:49:59.
plucky runner, who suffers from Crohn's Disease, has now raised
a total of more than £22,000 for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was great to complete the Great
North Run at the weekend - it was very hot and quite humid so it
was tough going but I enjoyed it."
was the ninth time I have run the Great North Run and my 50th half
added: "I would like to thank all my supporters locally for
all their support and everyone at Tesco in Burnham for their encouragement."
Jason with Burnham-On-Sea's Tesco Manager Rob Miller and MS supporters
Tracey Baxter and Kerry Roach