Runners denied the chance to run in their undies

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UNDIE RUNNERS BRAVING THE COLD… From left, SRC committee member, Sharleen Bachelor, SRC president, Mathieu Ryan, Xavier Wynn, Cupid’s Shepparton race director, Kerry Connolly, SRC vice president, Chris Nicholson, Maleah McAuliffe and SRC committee member, Debbie Harvey. Photo: Supplied.

Shepparton Runners Club (SRC) members may not have been able to lace up and strip down for a great cause last Sunday, but that didn’t stop them from contributing. Today the SRC donated $800 to the Cupid’s Undie Run, Shepparton, which will go towards the Children’s Tumour Foundation.

Cupid’s Shepparton, race director, Kerry Connolly said, ”I was blown away with the donation. We were sad to not be having our run, but this has lifted our spirits”.

Mathieu Ryan said, “In a time with so many negatives within the community, it was great to remind people that there are still good things happening.”

More than fifty ran in last year’s Undie Run and were greatly disappointed that they could not get down to basics and compete in this year’s run.