When our sports coach, Mr Barker, agreed to run the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 for the PTA, we couldn’t imagine a big race going ahead. We hadn’t been out of lockdown for long, and the idea of thousands of runners and streets lined with supporters seemed a world away. But on 3 October 2021, he completed the 26.2 miles and raised £7,600 for the school.
Finding a runner
- ‘Our duck race raised a ‘quacking’ £2,000’
- Read how a headteacher raised £2,100 from a sponsored baked bean bath
- Sponsorship and a-thons