Sports award for marathon man

Charity runner Ben Smith, who completed 401 marathons in 401 days '“ including several around Northumberland '“ was presented with the Helen Rollason Award at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday.

Saturday, 24th December 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 1:57 pm
Ben Smith

Having suffered bullying as a child, Smith, 34, from Bristol, raised money for Kidscape and Stonewall.

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He surpassed his £250,000 target.