For love, for good causes, for sheer enjoyment...runners flock to X Border Challenge run



They came in their hundreds, some running in memory of loved ones, some for glory, and yet others for the sheer joy of it.
This year's 10km X-Border Challenge run from Carlisle to Gretna saw nearly 800 competitors taking part - almost double the number who took part in the even last year. They came from across the region - and beyond.
The runners included 50-year-old Cumberland Infirmary worker Kerrie Fiddler, and her daughter Hannah, 24, who took up the sport in the last few years.
"I started running four years ago when my daughter Ellie died to raise funds for the hospice because she... read more

 
28 January 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 37
Source: News & Star
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