Former Liverpool FC stars to
start Vitality Liverpool ½ Marathon
LIVERPOOL FC legends Ian Rush and
Robbie Fowler have been confirmed as official starters of this Sunday's Vitality
Liverpool ½ Marathon.
The 2 strikers will sound the horn as over 5,000 runners cross the start line
in front of the Pier Head Liverpool, at 9.00am, on Sunday, 2 April 2017.
Ian Rush made 660 appearances for the Reds, scoring 346 goals, with Robbie
Fowler appearing in 369 games scoring 183 goals; naturally both are considered
legends of Liverpool FC.
A wealth of runners will be raising vital
finds for the Liverpool FC Foundation; which is the Club's official charity.
Sunday's race is part of the national Vitality Run Series.
Neville Koopowitz, CEO of Vitality, said:-
"We are delighted that Robbie and Ian will be our race starters With their
involvement and the generous support of the Liverpool crowds, it promises to be
a great day for runners and all those involved with the run."