Zebra Technologies staff on their marks and ready to go for Great Manchester Run in aid of Heartbeat

A team of Fulwood workers will pound the pavements for the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run next month.

Friday, 20th April 2018, 3:21 pm
Updated Friday, 20th April 2018, 3:26 pm
left to right - Magda Kalita, Karolina Scigala, Steve Blackburn, Lee Nuttall, Debbie Sutton, Catherine Clayton, Graham Robinson from Zebra Technologies who will be taking part in the Great Manchester Run. (other members running include Ian Macleod & Natalie Blackburn)

The 10 staff members from Zebra Technologies will join thousands of runners for the city’s half marathon to raise funds and awareness of local charity Heartbeat.

Steve Blackburn from Zebra, based in Pittman Way, said: “Zebra are committed to helping local charities within the community, the Heartbeat team performs a vital service which not only helps many people but has also impacted directly on some of our team members families”

Fundraiser for Heartbeat Lisa Riding said: “On behalf of all of us at Heartbeat I would like to wish the team well in the event and in their fundraising efforts.

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“Their support is vey much appreciated. The vital funds raised will contribute to the ongoing cardiac rehabilitation services provided to over 800 local people every week.”

Heartbeat still have places available in the half marathon.

If you would like to become part of the team simply call 01772 717147 or email Lisa in fundraising [email protected]

A full sponsorship pack can be provided to help maximise your sponsorship.