Major Tom Pauncefoot - Marathon Profile
With 42 days to go until this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon we caught up with Major Tom Pauncefoot of the Rifles who told us a little bit more about his training.
Where are you currently serving?
I’m a Rifle currently based on Horse Guards, Whitehall
How long have you been serving for?
I’ve been serving since 2005.
Where are you originally from?
I was born and bred in London but moved to Cornwall when I was 16.
What are your reasons for running the marathon?
The chance to complete a challenge in the city where I work!
How is the training going?
How many miles are you hoping to get through per week?
How does it feel to be running the marathon for Tickets For Troops?
It is really good to be able to challenge yourself as well as raising money for a good cause at the same time.
How is your fundraising going?
Not too bad - currently about half way to a target of £500.
You can support Tom here: mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/tompauncefort1