They did it!  Our team ‘Mini Gears Galacticos’, a mixture of Engineers, Sales, Production, Quality and Purchasing completed the Rough Runner challenge and raised £560 for The Christie’s Cancer Appeal Fund.  Here’s a few highlights of the day ….

Mini Gears Galacticos at start of Rough Runner

Mini Gears Galacticos ready to take on the Rough Runner 5km Challenge

Start of Rough Runner

After the fun warm up session our team sets off

Mini Gears Galacticos running the 5km

Nice and dry with the sun shining on them

Bozena and Zuzana The Fearless Fall

Well that’s the end of the dry clothes. Bozena and Zuzana whooshing down The Fearless Fall

The Fearless Fall

Followed by John and Niall at take off speed. Watch out guys – it’s no soft landing!

Thoroughly soaked and exhilarated after the fast, cold and bumpy descent - I am sure they all wanted another go!

Thoroughly soaked and exhilarated after the fast, cold and bumpy descent – I am sure they all wanted another go!

Eddie Adam and Niall on the Big Tipper

Eddie, Adam and Niall had weighed up their tactics of how they were all going to set off at the same time on The Big Tipper. Oh well – never mind!

Eddie traversing the Punch Wall

Engineering his way – Eddie survives being punched off the Punch Wall

John and Neil on the Zip Wire

Zipping over the water below, John and Neil held on tight and have the bruises to prove it.

Mike Knight swept off his feet

Mike is swept off his feet as he takes a flying leap into the cold merky water below

Mike and John contemplate the Travelator

Summoning all their inner Galaticos, Mike and John contemplate modus operandi for the famous Travelator – the last obstacle of the day.

Mini Gears Galacticos finish Rough Runner

Celebrations all round – they all thoroughly enjoyed it.  Well done to the Mini Gears Galacticos Team!