- Created: Friday, 02 September 2016 10:58
The Steve Prescott Foundation is delighted to announce an association with GymBUG St Helens as they support two of the SPF flag ship events, the St Helens 10k and the St Helens Triathlon.
GymBUG are also supporting Linzi Prescott and her son Taylor by offering free membership with personal training from Mark Hunt as they prepare for the Spectrum Everest Basecamp Challenge. SPF trustee Linzi and Taylor are part of a 40 strong party who set off in October on an eleven day climbing expedition. In their quest to achieve peak fitness for the event Linzi and Taylor have the full support of Mark and the GymBUG facilities. Mark is also the Health and Wellbeing correspondent for the St Helens Star.
Linzi says” I cannot thank Paul Turner and GymBUG enough for their fantastic support of the SPF. I feel very lucky that Mark Hunt has offered me and Taylor his expertise, advice and encouragement in helping us prepare for the Everest BC challenge. After only working with him for 1 week, I already feel more confident about what lies ahead.”
GymBUG of Lowe Street, St Helens offers over 30 classes a week including Spin, Metafit, Insanity and Bootcamps.
GymBUG are also supporting the SPF by offering a free 2 day pass for all 200 participants of the Tabern St Helens Triathlon which takes place on Sunday 25th September starting at Eccleston Mere and finishes at Rainford High School. GymBUG is also very generously providing prizes for the men’s and women’s Sprint and Standard competitions where the winners will receive a 3 month pass, the runners up a 2 month pass and he third placed athletes a one month pass.
A similar sponsorship deal has also been agreed for the GPW Recruitment St Helens 10k 2017 which takes place on Sunday 5th March. All 2000 runners will receive a complimentary 2 day GymBUG pass. Prestigious GymBUG passes will be offered for the first three finishers in the open St Helens 10k race for ladies and gents. First place winners will receive a 3 month GymBUG pass, second place will get a 2 month pass and third place will receive a one month pass. Winners of the over 40, over 50 and over 60 year old categories will receive a one month GymBUG pass as their prize.
The SPF are delighted to receive such fantastic support of Paul Turner GymBUG St Helens Manager and the premier leisure facilities they offer. Their support is invaluable in support of two events inspired by Steve Prescott’s quest to encourage people to challenge themselves to improve their health and fitness.