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The Kirste 5 Memorial Race
Sunday 21 July 2019, 10:00
Contact Karl Cadman - 07885 837324 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 "When it's all over, it's not who you were. It's whether you made a difference.” 

Karl Cadman & The Running Community invites you to remember Kirste Bowman (nee Snellgrove)

Kirste was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005, and underwent six bouts of chemotherapy and radiotherapy. She passed away on February 9th 2012, at the age of just 42 after raising more than £50,000 for breast cancer charities by running 23 marathons while fighting the disease.

She joined Benfleet Running Club in 2001 and  throughout her treatment she never stopped going to the club, and would train most days.

Her smiling face will be forever missed.

The Kirste 5 Memorial Race and hope it will become a legacy to her work and her dedication and inspiration.

All profits will be donated equally to Macmillan Cancer Support and Bosom Pals.

The Kirste 5 Memorial 2019 Race is the 8th Annual event. 238, 329, 316, 269 and 329 ran in 2012, 2013,  2014, 2015 and 2016 respectively.

Entry Cost Early Bird until 28 February 2019 then £ 15 Affiliated / £ 17 Non Affiliated.   Entry Limit 350.

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Location Grove Wood Primary School, Grove Road, Rayleigh, SS6 8UA

Inter-Counties 2019

07 Sep 2019
SEAA Under 15
07 Sep 2019
SEAA Under 20
14 Sep 2019
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Essex Cross Country Championship 2019/20

Essex Championship 2019

No events

Essex Road Running Championships 2019

15 Sep 2019
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Pleshey Half Marathon
06 Oct 2019
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Road Relays 2019

No events
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