Archive for January 2016

Rowett is running The London Marathon to raise money for Liam’s Smiles

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/birmingham-city-gary-rowett-likens-10742685 Birmingham City: Gary Rowett likens Blues’ campaign to the gruelling challenge awaiting him in April Rowett is running the London Marathon to raise money for Liam’s Smiles As he prepares to run the London Marathon Gary Rowett hopes Birmingham City have the endurance to complete their own long-distance ordeal. The Blues boss is in…

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Birmingham City boss Gary Rowett will become a marathon man to help former Blues player’s charity

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/birmingham-city-boss-gary-rowett-10548375 Gary Rowett will take time out from Birmingham City’s Championship promotion race – by running the marathon. Rowett’s place in next April’s London Marathon has been confirmed. The Blues boss will run the famous race to raise money for a charity involving former St Andrew’s goalkeeper Colin Doyle. ‘Liam’s Smiles’ was set up by…

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Marathon 2016 My Journey so far

On Boxing Day of last year I put my trainers on and went out and ran. I was rubbish in all honesty, but while I was running I was aware my heart was beating and each time I wanted to give up, it reminded me of the times my son was fighting for his life…

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