Every year we are delighted to note the ever-increasing numbers of current and past pupils of Brighton College who defy common sense & doctors' orders to pound the streets of our great City to the benefit and greater good of others. This year is no exception & we proudly list here those that have come to our attention so far... if you are planning on joining these brave souls please do let us know as soon as you can!
It looks like the year of 2011 are winning this year for most OBs entered with Shane Bhimji (Le. 2006-11) running to raise funds for The British Heart Foundation, support him here, Nathan Pigott (Ab. 2009-11) running for Great Ormand Street Hospital, donate here, Graham Saunders (Ha. 2006-11) running for Rise UK, donate here, Jake Shoolheifer (Sc.2009-11), and Tom Holborn (Ha. 2006-11) are also in the ranks. We've now just receieved news that James Barr (Ry. 1994-99) will also be running.... more details to follow...
Two current pupils from Durnford house, Ollie Loeb Mills and Fred Grumitt, are planning on running the Brighton marathon this year; Ollie is running for DEBRA, which is the national charity that supports individuals and families affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), whilst Fred is running for St John's specialist school, which is a local establishment that seeks to aid the most disabled in society and relies on any charitable donations. You can donate to their charities here (Fred - St John's specialist school) and here (Ollie - DEBRA UK).
And Cat Davison, HMM of Seldon House will be running this year (as well as the Edinburgh marathon in May) to raise funds for libraries in Ghana, you can support her here.