Writer: J P Fear
Date:Tuesday June 12 2012
Well, well, well... The Villa ladies are putting the men to shame!
Rebecca Starkey, Katherine Horder, Andrea Hartman, Hayley Lingard, Becky Davis, Lauren O'Hara, Tracy Piper, Stacey Cliff, Laura Sensier, Sheila Maybury, Tracy Bailey, Nicky Keye and Nicky Salt are all in training for Race for Life.
Where are the lads hiding? Scared I guess?!?!?!? (I`ll get slaughtered for this!)
The 5km event takes place in Sutton Park on Saturday June 16. They are representing Villa and donning claret and blue tops to help raise money for Cancer Research UK.
Villa's group of ladies have set a target of £500 and you can help donate by logging on to their website: Click Here.
Team spokesperson Rebecca Starkey said: 'I'm not sure any of us will be able to match Gabby Agbonlahor's pace on the pitch but we'll be giving it everything we've got to do Villa proud. But it's not about how quickly you finish, in reality, it's all about competing, finishing the course, having a good day-out and achieving the target we've set for ourselves. We're all looking forward to it and it's great to think we're doing it all for a very worthwhile cause. It's even more relevant this year with the news of Stiliyan's illness. We'll all be thinking about him as we compete. Let's hope we can show his battling qualities as we make our way around the course.'
If you have a spare quid or two, feel free to donate, only takes a few minutes via the JustGiving page: www.raceforlifesponsorme.org/aston-villa-fc .
I`m told the lads at Villa are considering a sponsored watch a game event where they sit for 90 minutes watching a game of football. True dedication lads, true dedication.
Date:Tuesday June 12 2012
The Villa Times - 30/09/2014 (Tuesday September 30 2014)
Which Villan Would You Most Like To Keep? (Monday September 29 2014)
U21s - Villa 3-0 Bolton (Monday September 29 2014)
Benteke Steps Up His Fitness (Monday September 29 2014)
The Vital Villa Fantasy League Table (Monday September 29 2014)
Lambert Content Following Chelsea Loss (Sunday September 28 2014)
Stats: Chelsea v Aston Villa (Saturday September 27 2014)
Vital Villa Match Day - Villa Away To Chelsea (Saturday September 27 2014)
Something For The Weekend (467) (Friday September 26 2014)
Lambert - We Must Be Pragmatic Against Chelsea (Friday September 26 2014)
|Aston Villa||2||-||1||Hull City|
|3. Man City||6||3||2||1||5||11|
|6. Aston Villa||6||3||1||2||-3||10|
|7. Man Utd||6||2||2||2||2||8|
|9. Crystal Palace||6||2||2||2||0||8|
» Stoke : 30/09/2014 23:22:00
|Sousa Admits Leaving Swansea City Was A Mistake
» Swansea : 30/09/2014 22:08:00
» Man City : 30/09/2014 22:00:00
|Liverpool: FC Basel Preview
» Liverpool : 30/09/2014 19:48:00
|Three-Month Wolves Loan For Sagbo
» Hull City : 30/09/2014 19:44:00