Meet the runners: Angharad Marment
Clapham runner will be taking part in the 2016 Virgin Money
London Marathon for St John Ambulance after volunteers helped her
Angharad, 24, will be fundraising for the nation’s leading
first aid charity in the lead-up to marathon day when more than
1,000 St John Ambulance first aiders will line the route, ready to
treat injured runners and spectators.
She says: ‘St John Ambulance volunteers looked after my mum when
she was seriously injured in a horse riding accident in 2013. They
kept her calm and gave her first aid before she was air lifted to
‘The work of St John Ambulance is so important to millions of
people. I consider it a real privilege to raise money for such a
Angharad lives near Clapham Common and works as a PA at the
Price Waterhouse Coopers offices near London Bridge where she plans
to get colleagues supporting her fundraising efforts via a series
of cake sales.
This will be her first full marathon and her training schedule
involves running with her mum Vanessa. The pair are pictured at
last month’s Wimbledon 10k event.
To sponsor Angharad, visit virginmoneygiving.com/AngharadMarment
Best of luck Angharad! We’ll be cheering you on!
We’re already looking for next year’s intrepid marathon runners.
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over the finish line, while raising vital life saving funds.
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