Matt Campbell was running the London Marathon to raise £2,500 for the Brathay Trust. Matt had been a semi-finalist in the BBC program MasterChef: the Professionals. Sadly Matt collapsed and died after 22.5 miles. In his honour thousands have pledged to run the 3.7 miles that Matt was unable to.
Sunday morning 8:30am saw Sidmouth Running Club out in numbers to run the 3.7 miles for Matt – 82 humans and 8 dogs met down on the Esplanade, raising £194.25 for the Brathay Trust.