14 of our participants were completing their first 5K run, having completed the Couch 2 5K course organised by the Trailblazers through the summer months. This was a sponsored event and between them the runners raised over £900.00 for The Olive Tree, a great achievement!
The Trailblazers is a friendly and supportive group which meets on a weekly basis and welcomes runners of all levels of fitness. Many studies have shown that undertaking exercise, particularly outdoors and in a group, has a very positive impact on pyhsical, mental and emotional health for cancer patients. If you are interested in finding out more about the Trailblazers, please visit their Facebook page.