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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 10th September, 2015)

Wigan 10k

Wigan 10k
Stadium Way near the Soccerdome car park, half way point for those on the return leg.

Photo: Aubrey Fairclough  (PENTAX Optio 750Z)
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Comment by: Mick on 10th September 2015 at 06:56

Aubrey I was around that area on Sunday, I bet I rode past you.

Comment by: Aubrey on 10th September 2015 at 09:09

There was a good crowd around, the event is certainly popular.

Comment by: Eddie on 10th September 2015 at 20:26

What a complete waste of time and energy. Why not put all that effort into something useful. Just think what could be achieved with that amount of people, say, picking up litter off the streets for example. And don't say that's the council's job.

Comment by: Eddie on 10th September 2015 at 20:54

What a complete waste of time and effort! It's perfectly possible to expend energy, whilst at the same time performing a task that would benefit the community. I could think of a number of suitable alternatives to running 6.2 miles. I suspect I'm in the minority here however.

Comment by: irene roberts on 10th September 2015 at 22:13

That's my son, grey top, black shorts, just centre-right. He raised money for charity, and thought it worth every second. Each to his own.

Comment by: Garry on 11th September 2015 at 07:31

Exactly Irene, he's a good lad, and to everyone who took part.10/10.

Comment by: Maggie K on 11th September 2015 at 07:42

I do not think you have got the point of the race Eddie. People who enter run for charities one being Joining Jack which is trying to raise money for research into a terrible disease that attacks mostly young boys. I sponsored someone. People were running for many other causes.

Comment by: Dave on 17th February 2016 at 00:44

Dave Marsh in the white shirt. Did four hours.

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