Races & Events

  • Get In Shape For The 2018 Obstacle Course Runs

    Get In Shape For The 2018 Obstacle Course Runs

    12th February 2018

    There are some exciting contests coming up this year, and if you want to make your mark, you’ll need to start getting in shape as soon as possible. Obstacle courses are among the toughest events out there, so you’ll need…

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  • Dementia Charities Join Forces For 2019 London Marathon Campaign

    Dementia Charities Join Forces For 2019 London Marathon Campaign

    25th April 2018

    Hackney-born actor Ray Winstone is challenging runners inspired by last weekend’s Virgin Money London Marathon to secure their place in next year’s event to help raise over £3.5m for groundbreaking dementia research. The call comes as Virgin Money, the race…

  • 2018 Lincoln Half Marathon Corporate Challenge Launched

    2018 Lincoln Half Marathon Corporate Challenge Launched

    24th April 2018

    OSB Events, the organisers of the Lincoln Half Marathon, have announced that the 2018 Lincoln Half Marathon Corporate Challenge has been launched and entries are now open for the event on Sunday 30th September 2018. This will be the second…

  • ABP Newport Wales Marathon & 10K Prizes Revealed

    ABP Newport Wales Marathon & 10K Prizes Revealed

    24th April 2018

    Welsh rugby legend Ryan Jones has revealed what’s up for grabs for finishers of the inaugural ABP Newport Wales Marathon & 10K. The Newport native, who won a quartet of Six Nations grand slams during a glittering rugby career, will…

  • Largest London Marathon Displays Its Spirit

    Largest London Marathon Displays Its Spirit

    23rd April 2018

    For the first time, more than 40,000 runners completed the Virgin Money London Marathon after record numbers left the Start Line yesterday morning, making the 38th edition of the race the biggest in its history. By 19:00 yesterday, 40,255 had…

  • Londoner Runs ‘Monopoly Board’ As Part Of 2,018km Challenge

    Londoner Runs ‘Monopoly Board’ As Part Of 2,018km Challenge

    20th April 2018

    Determined runner Jan Fisher felt compelled to take on a year-long running challenge after watching her father deteriorate from Alzheimer’s disease in recent years. Jan, who lives near the Barbican, in the City fringes, decided to kick her year of…

  • Launch Of The National Running Show 2019

    Launch Of The National Running Show 2019

    18th April 2018

    The organisers of The National Running Show have announced that the 2019 event will take place on 19th-20th January at the NEC, Birmingham, and ticket sales are now open. This will be the second staging of this innovative new expo…

  • Colin Jackson Supports Inaugural British Airways Run Gatwick

    Colin Jackson Supports Inaugural British Airways Run Gatwick

    17th April 2018

    The organisers of British Airways Run Gatwick have announced that legendary British athlete Colin Jackson will be attending the event on Sunday 13th May 2018. The Welsh former sprinting and hurdling athlete, who during his career became a world champion,…

  • Couple On Marathon Journey To Adoption

    Couple On Marathon Journey To Adoption

    17th April 2018

    Taking on the challenge of the London Marathon is always a memorable experience, but for one couple from Clifton in Bedfordshire, running this year’s marathon will be especially meaningful, marking the final steps in their journey towards adopting a child.…

  • Runner Set To Earn 30th Race Medal On 30th Birthday

    Runner Set To Earn 30th Race Medal On 30th Birthday

    17th April 2018

    A Twickenham woman who took up running to help her cope with the heartbreak of her mum’s Alzheimer’s disease is aiming to collect her 30th race medal on her 30th birthday by completing the Virgin Money London Marathon. Hannah Kurzawski…