What began as an innocent, Cabernet Sauvignon enhanced conversation at The Foam Company’s Christmas function became reality on Sunday 6th March 2016, when Ruth Nash (Mike’s wife), Emma Tappin and Jon Baker all completed the Milton Keynes Half Marathon.
Jon, a veteran of two London Marathons, had valiantly agreed to accompany Ruth on her first attempt at a half Marathon. Despite having been distinctly unwell in the previous few days and finishing with a decidedly inflamed knee, he finished alongside his protégé.
Ruth finished absolutely exhausted, describing the challenge as the hardest thing she had ever done. She then announced a sponsored parachute jump later in the year. Watch this space!!