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Exeter’s Great West Run 2015 sponsored by Tozers Solicitors LLP
Tozers Solicitors LLP sponsored the Great West Run on 18 October 2015 for the second year in a row. At 9am on Sunday 2,842 runners set off on their half-marathon run. Jo Pavey, four-time Olympian and European 10,000 metre champion started the race and stayed until the very end cheering on the last runner as they crossed the finish line.
Shaun Antell of Bideford AAC won Exeter’s Great West Run and Annabel Granger of Bristol West AC was the first female finisher. Their times were 01:10:07 and 01:21:16 respectively.
Kitted out in Tozers trademark purple running vests, approximately 20 runners for the law firm ran the 13.1 mile race. The Tozers’ team also included family and friends of those who work for the firm of solicitors and the first to cross the line for Tozers was Freddie Beard in a time of 01:26:46.
The first male member of staff to cross the line for Tozers was Matt Andrews, who works in the firm’s accounts department and who completed the race in 01:39:47. The first female member of staff home for Tozers was family law partner, Tracy Lambert, who finished the race in 01:56:29. Many congratulations must also go to the other Tozers’ runners namely: Tracey Bridgwater; Sam Grundy; Paul Zaleski; Tony Beard; Janie Beard; Chris Hansford; Sarah Hansford; Jenny Lloyd; Lesley Sanger-Anderson; Alexander Sanger-Anderson; Peter Bridgwater; Kevin Heath; Sue Heath; Mark Andrews, Lara Marles; Luke Marles and Jo Kirkcaldy.
The runners at Tozers have raised nearly £1000 in sponsorship for Devon Air Ambulance (DAAT) by taking part in Exeter’s Great West Run. Jill Headford, partner at Tozers and who presented the prizes on the day to the men and women who came first, second and third in the run, said: “It was fantastic to see so many running in support of such a worthwhile charity and raising vital funds to keep our Devon Air Ambulances flying.”