Ed's Great South Run 2022


Ed, who looks after accounts payable in the Ciret office, has been a supporter of the Portsmouth Down Syndrome Association for many years.

“I’m running the Great South Run this year for the 8th time. I ran for PDS in 2017 as I saw the great work you were doing to help the family of my friend Tim and his son.

(continued) My dad was a very keen runner and he inspired me to get into running and for a few years we both ran the Great South Run together. Sadly, he died in January 2015 due to a cardiac arrest whilst out running. Whenever I run he is always on my mind, so this year I will be running in his memory and also to raise as much money as possible for this amazing charity.”

We are very pleased to support Ed in what will be a great achievement.

He will be running a total of 10 miles around the city of Portsmouth & Southsea.

As of today, Ed has maximised on his target of £150 to £400.

A bit about the charity

Portsmouth DSA is an award-winning charity, committed to improving the lives of people with Down syndrome by providing some of the UK’s best specialist services, training and support to individuals, families and professionals, equipping them with the skills they need to succeed.  We work hard to raise awareness, champion inclusion, & celebrate diversity because when people with DS are given opportunities to participate & be fully included, the whole community benefits. Portsmouth DSA is proud to have royal approval in recognition of our work.

Find out more here

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