Budleigh marathon man smashes best time in Great West Run

PUBLISHED: 16:34 16 October 2017 | UPDATED: 16:47 16 October 2017

Robin Burne (right) with Dave Hardman after completing the Great West Run

Robin Burne (right) with Dave Hardman after completing the Great West Run

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Budleigh Salterton estate agent Robin Burne has completed the Great West Run boosting his fund raising total for Force to more than £2,600

A Budleigh Salterton marathon man has completed another charity challenge boosting his fundraising total past £2,600 for 2017.

Bradleys Estate agent Robin Burne smashed his personal best, completing Exeter’s Great West Run in one hour 41 minutes – his most successful marathon to date.

After finishing 449th out of 3,000 runners, Robin has taken the amount he has raised for Force Cancer Charity to more than £2,600.

At this year’s event, Robin was joined by double Olympic champion James Cracknell as the runners raced through Exeter.

In 2017, Robin has taken part in a number of endurance events such as the Jurassic Coast 10K and The Nello cycle challenge.

To sponsor Robin click here or go into Bradleys Estates Agents, in High Street.

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