GEFCO UK supports local running club’s annual half marathon

12 September 2019

On Sunday the 8th of September, GEFCO UK proudly continued its partnership with Desbrough & Rothwell running club by sponsoring their annual Two Counties Half Marathon. Over 250 runners participated in this year’s event, which included 16 GEFCO employees.

The challenging 13.1-mile run began and finished at East Carlton Country Park. Taking place in the picturesque countryside of North Northamptonshire and South Leicestershire this is the third year the clubs has hosted the half marathon.

Commenting on GEFCO’s continued support of this event, Race Director, James Larkin said “I am extremely pleased that you supported us again this year and enabled us to put on such a successful event, growing further since 2018. I am also delighted that our running club was able to support GEFCO's wellbeing programme and enable your staff to participate in this half marathon, a particularly challenging course that everyone should feel proud to have completed”