More than 8,000 participants supported the annual Sunshine Coast Marathon and Community Run Festival on Sunday 20th August, including three residents from Living Choice Twin Waters, Frank and Thelma Richardson and Christine Shoemark.
Frank, a keen runner, excelled in the 10km race, clocking in at 48.57 minutes to be placed 2nd in his age group and 188th out of a total of 1,306 runners. Thelma and Christine took part in the 5km race and also did well, Thelma coming 7th in her age group and Christine 11th in her age group. They came in together at 46.54 minutes.
The annual event includes 42.2km, 21.5km, 10km, 5km and 2km races and raises funds for Ronald Macdonald House. Living Choice hopes to encourage more residents to take part next year so now is a good time to start training!