Article last updated : 18/10/2012
Southend Half Marathon Completed
Cathy Young a Mum at Katie's old Junior School ran the Southend Half Marathon in 2 hours 2 minutes.
She ran in Katie's memory and raised almost £300 for Little Havens. Her details can be found at http://www.justgiving.com/Cathy-Young Please read on...
Kathy said "I am a very very proud mum to have completed my first ever 1/2 marathon in 2hours 2minutes for Little Havens in memory of Katie.
"What a wonderful experience and day it was. Raising nearly £300 is fantastic too, now I want to participate in the London Marathon! It was a fantastic feeling when Claire and I saw you Nick and your wonderful family cheering us on, it certainly gave us the lift we needed!"
Starting and finishing at East Beach Shoebury this run is perfect for those new to half marathons or those looking for a Personal Best. Flat and mainly traffic free the 2 lap course follows the seafront to the Kursaal and takes in the picturesque coastal