Richard lives in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Now retired, Richard was part time financial controller for a small manufacturer, having previously retired from his role as events manager at a major UK bank. Richard is responsible for BASC bursary awards and for organising the club's Annual Dinner weekend. He enjoys the competition of athletics, and is himself a road runner having completed 24 marathons and 100th half-marathons. Richard is a keen photographer and enjoys fine wine and dining.