Rachel joined by son William (13) will be running in loops around Sherborne, starting and finishing at the SPFit personal training studio (Unit B1 South Western Business Park, Sherborne DT9 3PS) which will be celebrating its first anniversary! Owner Simon has been Rachel’s PT during preparations for her Epic Run.
Starting from SPFit (flexible start time - legs now getting tired!) Rachel will go via Digby Rd, Long St, St Swithens Rd, past the Toy Barn and on to OBORNE, POYNTINGTON, SANDFORD ORCAS then along Sandford Road back to The Crown on Green Hill, Sherborne for refreshements, before heading back to SPFit. This run loop covers 10 miles and will be completed twice giving two opportunities to cheer Rachel along on her 23rd marathon.
The Crown (Greenhill, Sherborne DT9 4EP) will be open from 9:30am – 3pm for drinks and food including “Breakfast” as well as being Rachel’s water and resting station, why not call in and try out the pop up front garden. Information about HNT and the days run will be available – look out for the HNT banner yes of course there will be the opportunity to donate to HNT and help kids with Special Educational Needs.
The final leg of today’s marathon just 6-7 miles!! will take Rachel through the castle park to Haydon and back, before doing a final loop around Sherborne, culminating in the run down Cheap St, past Sainsburys and Sherborne Station, back to SPFit – ETA approx 1:45pm.
Watch out for Rachel in her HNT t-shirt as she runs through the town, supported by son William (13) and at intervals other SPFit clients. When you spot her and the HNT t-shirt, why not get out your phones and Text HNTR65 £10 to 70070 to donate £10 or enter other £amount to support SEN kids. Donations can also be made here on the website or via Just Giving by following donation link below.
OR...go and visit the SPFit studio where there will be HNT collection pots/information and you will be able chat to Simon about his personal training/small group training.
At 2pm, the internationally renowned Broga expert Matt Millar will be taking the SPFit clients through a Broga class at the studio...so if you want to find out more or are thinking what is Broga? Come along and see what has been a big part of Rachel's training regime. Maybe it will inspire you to join a group.
Rachel will be ending her 23rd marathon there at approx 1:45pm and will then be doing her warm down stretches for the hour...and will welcome people to come along and talk to her about her Hidden Needs Trust.
More updates on this Sherborne Day will be added as/when available.
Day 26 of Rachel's 26 days of marathons
Rachel will be heading up Cheap St Sherborne to finish her Epic Run 2016 at the top of Cheap St ETA: 2:15
Come along and cheer her to the finish, plenty of encouragement will be required along Cheap St
For full details of Rachel's Epic Run click on link above
Please give you support via donations to HNT, see link above, and help give support to children with Special Educational Needs