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Bucks man attempts 100km trail in one day

Matt Perry attempts Bernwood trail

Published by Charlotte Fisher at 8:01am 13th January 2019.

Today a Buckinghamshire man will be taking on a local 100km trail, in just one day.

Matthew Perry will be running the Bernwood Jubilee Way Trial, starting and finishing the route in Brill.

The path will take him through many popular local towns and villages - Oakley, Gawcott, Marsh Gibbon, Buckingham, Waddesdon, Steeple Claydon and many more. 

It's 100 kilometers in total, Matthew will be starting at around 5am this morning (13th Jan) and hopes to finish before it gets dark.

Matthew is doing it all for a good cause - his local school, Grendon Underwood Combined.

He's hoping to raise £5,000 for two electronic whiteboards:

"Funding is obviously really tight for schools, but we want to make sure all the kids there have the best possible access to the latest facilities and technology, that's going to improve their learning and education.

"I do a lot of work in schools anyway and just to see the value and importance of t

You can help him reach his goal here.

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