Macphie runners raise over £1,000 for charity

first_imgBrave staff members from Macphie, the Scottish food ingredients manufacturer, have raised £1,355 for a cancer charity by running a gruelling obstacle race.They are donating the funds to Bowel Cancer UK after running the Banchory Beast Race.Part 10k race, part mud-drenched obstacle course, the Banchory Beast Race has taken place for the past three years, with Macphie always entering a team.R&D technologist Zoe Smart was the fastest runner from the company with a time of one hour 17 minutes, making her the 25th fastest woman overall.Michael McDonald, communications manager at Macphie, said: “There’s a real team spirit at Macphie and this was clearly evident at the Beast Race when you have 18 employees from various departments in the business pulling together to get round a gruelling 10k obstacle course! They are all mad, but they raised a terrific amount for a brilliant cause!”Donations can be made at https://www.justgiving.com/TeamMacphie2015The MacPhie runners were:Clare HartPhil AnnadaleStevie StewartScott AndersonDouglas KidstonNick StewartRicky ConstableCharlotte PriceCatherine LowEduards KapisnikovsNerijus PerkarskasValdas JurgatisZara McConnellJohn MacDougallZoe SmartCatriona HarrowKeri CummingsReanna Holtlast_img read more