We hit the highway to fulfill Aaron Knight from Yeovil, to seek out out in regards to the lads’ exploits within the 2023 Diabetes UK 1 Million Step Problem.
What was your inspiration for this problem?
Our inspiration firstly was as a result of Diabetes 1 Million Steps problem, but in addition as one in every of our members younger sons is diabetic and at all times attends our session together with his dad to assist out as a ball boy.
We’ve additionally had members reverse diabetes not so way back and felt this charity deserved our full consideration to lift as a lot as we might through the Million Steps Problem.
What went into organising the occasion?
I had been eager about a strolling occasion as a membership for some time so this gave me the right purpose to do it. Organising it was at occasions demanding and protecting on prime of all of our efforts, the automotive boots, espresso morning after which contacting over 100 companies asking for raffle prizes together with organising assembly factors for our stroll, working full time and coaching for Brighton Marathon on the time definitely wasn’t straightforward!
However the reward has been price it. Each second, minute and hour I spent on it will at all times be price it!