Chester man making ready for Estonia Ironman for Claire House
A SALES marketing consultant from Chester is on the point of journey to Estonia subsequent month to compete in a gruelling Ironman problem.
Greg Campbell, a senior gross sales marketing consultant at Redrow North West, will participate within the occasion on August 6, throughout which he should swim 3.8km, cycle 180km and run 42.2km. Greg might be elevating cash for Claire House Children’s Hospice.
The 27-year-old stated: “This is my first Ironman occasion. After stopping enjoying aggressive soccer I wanted a brand new problem.
“Training is tiring and takes up lots of my free time. I’m attempting to hit round 14 hours per week; biking round eight hours per week, working round 4 hours and swimming for 2 hours.
“Unfortunately, I ruptured my ear drum on vacation, which has meant I’m unable to coach within the pool or lake till a few weeks earlier than the occasion.”
Greg has labored for Redrow for the previous 4 years, becoming a member of the housebuilder’s graduate programme straight from college. He is now a senior gross sales marketing consultant primarily based at Redrow’s Kings Moat Garden Village growth, in Chester. The developer has additionally helped Greg along with his preparation for the Ironman.
“I want to say an enormous thanks to Redrow for his or her help and for paying my race entry.
“Triathlons is usually a very costly sport and, in whole, with tools, coaching, entry charges, flights, lodging, I’ll have spent properly into the hundreds, so I can not thank Redrow sufficient for serving to me with my race entry price.
“It is a superb firm, and an honour to work for and symbolize them.”
Sarah Weaver, advertising supervisor at Redrow NW, stated: “We are very proud that Greg has determined to help our divisional charity of the yr Claire House and we want him the easiest for this mammoth problem.
“Greg may be very devoted within the office so I do know he might be placing his all into coaching.”
For anybody wishing to sponsor Greg you are able to do so by way of his Just Giving web page right here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/gregor-campbell95.
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