‘Run The Month’ challenge in aid of Prostate Cancer UK

Throughout October, the DSG Group is taking on the ‘Run The Month’ challenge to collectively run, jog or crawl hundreds of miles in order to raise £1,000 for Prostate Cancer UK.

Prostate cancer is now the most common cancer in the United Kingdom, with one man dying every 45 minutes. Many Grandfathers, Fathers, Husbands, Brothers, and Friends have died as a result of this terrible disease. In the case of many cancers, early detection is crucial. Men who are diagnosed early on have a 100 percent chance of living for five years or longer. This is only 49% at this point in the process.

Theo came to us with this challenge and now the DSG team is raising funds for a cause near and dear to our hearts, as many of our loved ones are affected. We hope to raise money to support the men and families affected by the disease as well as fund life-saving research.

Many members of our team got up at 6 a.m. to do their part and run 50 miles each. They’re eager to get their hands dirty for a good cause.

We’ve now covered 477 miles and have raised £710 so far!

Giving a very special well done to the running team:

Ted, Rob, Paul, Ross, Darryl, Christian, Jonny, Luke, Theo, Alex, Marco Adam Laura, Dave, Zac, Tim, Chris, Jordan and Phill.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could donate and support our team in their fight against cancer. From all of us at DSG Group, thank you.

To make a donation, go to Prostate Cancer UK.

The running team has been filming the challenge; you can follow their progress by watching the videos below.

Tim Jeffries, our Connected hero, who, despite his recovery from Covid, remains committed to achieving his goal.

Ted Eglinton currently sits at the top of our leader board (despite the fact that this isn’t a competition) after completing an incredible 62 kilometres!

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