Sunday 23 July 2017

Scouting For Girls: We're retiring from running now marathon is over!

By Julia Hunt

Scouting For Girls said their running days are behind them.

Pop band Scouting For Girls quipped that their running careers are over now they have completed the London Marathon.

They completed the 26.2 mile run for Alzheimer’s Society.

They posted a picture on instagram showing them enjoying a drink after the race, and said: “We did it! 26.2 miles. What an incredible day.

“Thank you to everyone who sponsored us.

“The whole event is such a credit to London and the country.

“That said… we would like to formally announce our retirement from international sport.

“Especially running. Especially running!!!!”

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