Wings for Life runners sprint through Haddenham for charity
PUBLISHED: 14:49 11 May 2016 | UPDATED: 14:49 11 May 2016
Hundreds of fundraising runners defied the blazing sun to complete the Wings For Life World Run - which came through Haddenham on Sunday.
Runners sprint through Haddenham as part of Wings For Life World Run
World run, Haddenham. Steve Way, the eventual winner of the Cambridge race, going through at 14.04.59, already 5 mins up on the nearest runner.
World run, Haddenham. Hill takes its toll
World run, Haddenham. Relief at reaching the top.
World run, Haddenham
World run, Haddenham. Fran. Only wheelchair in race
World run, Haddenham.
The international event which sprints across 34 countries including Australia, Brazil, Florida, Mexico, Russia and Sweden each year raises money to find a cure for spinal chord injury.
The Cambridge leg was won by ultra runner Steve Way, who went the distance of 63.75km all the way to Chatteris.
One hundred per cent of the entry fees go directly to the cause and registration for the 2017 race, which takes place on May 7 2017 is now open.
Visit www.wingsforlifeworldrun.com/gb/en/ for more information.