Run off excesses in Boxing Day challenge
ORGANISERS of the 34th Saltwood Boxing Day Run are expecting another big entry for this year’s race.
Barry Watson, a member of the organising committee, said: “The race now attracts as many as 900 competitors of all ages and abilities.
“First-time runners race alongside serious athletes to ensure an amazing spectacle and it is a great way to get over the Christmas Day excesses.”
The distance is just under three miles and the race starts and finishes on Saltwood Green.
Proceeds from the event go to the Motor Neurone Disease Association in memory of Terry Davis, who took part in many Boxing Day runs.
Entry fee is £5 for runners aged 16 over or over and £2 for under-16s.
The entry deadline Saturday, December 20, Monday December if entering online www.boxingdayrun.org.uk is or 22 at