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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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships Coming To Cardiff

    Inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships Coming To Cardiff

    16th April 2018

    The eyes of the world will be on the Welsh capital again on Sunday 7 October, when the 2018 Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon plays host to the inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships. Elite athletes from across the globe will celebrate…