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Ten Kilometer Airfield Run in Aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

On the 31st October, many people across Station braved the cold to take part in a 10k Airfield Run in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund. The charity event was organised by Sergeant Kirsty Elm to celebrate the RAF Benevolent Fund centenary of support to the RAF.   Wing Commander Pete Vaughan wished the runners good luck before getting the race underway with a countdown. 

On the 31st October, many people across Station braved the cold to take part in a 10k Airfield Run in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

The circuit began at Base Support Wing and followed the road around the perimeter of the airfield and finishing outside the Station gym. The winner was Michael Kallenberg with an impressive time of 31.19mins. Money was raised through a donation entrance fee. 

On the 31st October, many people across Station braved the cold to take part in a 10k Airfield Run in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

On the 31st October, many people across Station braved the cold to take part in a 10k Airfield Run in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

On the 31st October, many people across Station braved the cold to take part in a 10k Airfield Run in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

The winner, Michael Kallenberg, with an impressive time of 31.19mins
The winner, Michael Kallenberg, with an impressive time of 31.19mins
The RAF Brize Norton 10K charity airfield run medal
The RAF Brize Norton 10K charity airfield run medal

"Congratulations to all the runners who took part today.  I am so pleased with the turnout for the event and we really appreciate the support everyone has shown to the RAF Benevolent Fund."

Sergeant Kirsty Elm

The top 3 women

Top 3 Women

Olivia Drake

Ruth Tucker

Clare Forbes

The top three men

Top 3 Men

Michael Kallenberg

Alex Gibb

Tom Johnson


 

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