Charlene ‘Rocky’ Guy makes final preparations for London Marathon
19 April 2013 16:00
As BFBS Radio Presenter Charlene Guy prepares to run the 2013 London Marathon, she’s taken her final training tips from boxing legend Rocky Balboa.
As BFBS Radio Presenter Charlene Guy prepares to run the 2013 London Marathon, she's taken her final training tips from boxing legend Rocky Balboa.
Charlene's coaches and colleagues at BFBS have been filming her efforts before she tackles the 26.2 mile race on Sunday 21st April in aid of Blind Veterans UK.
Now you can watch her strict regime at the BFBS studios, as she runs for rewards, gets teased with cupcakes and munches her way through a giant bowl of pasta.
See the video at www.bfbs.com/radio/article/run-charlene-run-0 then show your support for Charlene and Blind Veterans UK by donating at www.justgiving.com/runcharlenerun
The 30-year-old presenter recently visited one of the Blind Veterans UK centres in Brighton to meet and interview members who are supported by the charity.
As well as learning about the nursing care offered to blind and partially sighted ex-servicemen and women, Charlene also had a tour of the sports, arts and IT facilities at the centre.
To see the full video of Charlene's visit go to www.bfbs.com/radio/article/run-charlene-run-1
Listen to Charlene on BFBS Radio every weekday on her Afternoon Show 1500-1900hrs UKT or follow her progress via Facebook www.facebook.com/CharleneRadio and Twitter @CharleneGuy.