Southport Seaside 10k Runners Appeal August 26th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments Southport Seaside 10k Runners Appeal The Natterjack Seaside 10k and 2k Fun Run will return this September and Galloway’s Society for the Blind are appealing for people to take up the challenge and run to help people living with sight loss. Anna Eddowes-Scott, Community Fundraiser for Galloway’s, also commented: “We are so grateful to Darrell and the Natterjack Seaside 10k team for their continued support of the services that Galloway’s provides to blind and partially sighted people within the local area. We hope to get plenty of runners taking part to support Galloway’s again this year because we need all the support we can get to reach out to the ever increasing number of people living with sight loss in Southport and the surrounding areas.” Last year’s event saw a record number of runners take to the Marine Lake and Promenade course, with many participants choosing to use the event to support local sight loss charity, Galloway’s Society for the Blind, by raising vital funds through sponsorship. Darrell, one of the race organisers for the seaside 10k reported: “Our 2016 race is proving to be more popular than ever with entries coming in fast. This year we are giving away a pair of Asics latest high profile running shoe. Simply by taking part in this years Seaside 10k you could win a pair Asics Dyna Flyte. This shoe combines carbon fibres with midsole foam to create a 55% lighter cushioning system. Don’t Run, Fly. The winner of a pair of these £130.00 shoes will be announced just before the race starts.” Natterjack’s chosen charity, Galloway’s, aims to create positive change for blind and partially sighted people living in a sighted world and provides a variety of services including computer classes, guided holidays, daytrips, activities, drop in days, emotional support and equipment advice. The Natterjack Seaside 10k and 2k Fund Run will take place on September 25th and you can register for the event online www.natterjackseaside10k.com/enter/ If you would be interested in raising funds for Galloway’s please contact[email protected] . For more information: please call Anna Eddowes-Scott, Fundraiser on 07729 255216 or email [email protected] www.galloways.org.uk Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!