Edwin Thompson Team To Line Up At Great Cumbrian Run For Lake District Calvert Trust

11 runners from Edwin Thompson will line up in the 39th Great Cumbrian Run on Sunday 1 October 2023 to fundraise for the Lake District Calvert Trust - and the charity is urging others to join them.

Starting at The Sheepmount Athletics Stadium in Carlisle the famous half marathon will again take competitors out through the city centre towards Wetheral before turning back and returning through Scotby Village, Rickerby Park before a grandstand finish back at the Sheepmount.

Edwin Thompson is the Lake District Calvert Trust’s official charity partner for 2023 with staff taking part in range of fundraising initiatives.

Joanna Brand, Sales Negotiator at Edwin Thompson’s Keswick office said:

“Team Edwin Thompson are committed to their pledge to raise money for the wonderful Calvert Trust. The facilities the Trust offers for people with disabilities and the people who make it happen are truly amazing. Edwin Thompson will do their best on this day and will be cheered on by many.”

Thanking Edwin Thompson for their support, Yvonne Booth, Fundraising Officer for the Lake District Calvert Trust said:

“Huge thanks to Edwin Thompson. Support like theirs makes all the difference as we continue to challenge disability through outdoor adventure.

“This is a run that’s strictly for fun. It’s all about relaxed exercise, accomplishing personal goals, raising money for a worthwhile cause and having a laugh in the process.”

Anyone wishing to fundraise for the Lake District Calvert Trust by taking part in the Great Cumbrian Run will receive a free running vest and a discount code for registration purposes. For further details please go to https://calvertlakes.org.uk/fundraise-for-us/

Runners from Edwin Thompson
Runners from Edwin Thompson
Calvert Trust runners
Calvert Trust runners