Blogs

  • Running A Business Marathon

    Running A Business Marathon

    12th June 2018

    Founder and CEO of health and wellness digital platform LiveSmart, Alex Heaton, started running as a way to keep fit after feeling out of shape in his late 20s. However, his passion for business and running amalgamated, meaning that Alex…

  • A Return To Running & Business For Lesley Fox

    A Return To Running & Business For Lesley Fox

    11th May 2018

    25.06.2016. A date that’s probably insignificant to the most of you. But for me, this was the date that marked my return to running. Baby number two had just turned 14 weeks old, and I desperately needed something that was…

  • Alex Flynn: My Fight Against Parkinson’s Disease

    Alex Flynn: My Fight Against Parkinson’s Disease

    11th April 2018

    Alex Flynn, 46 from Wallingford, Oxfordshire has taken part in the Vodaphone Lost Island (220 kilometres) Ultra Marathon. Not only was the five day course brutal; battling humidity, hills, mountains, two cyclones and technical trail making this the hardest race…

  • 2018 Llanelli Half Marathon: Don’t Stop Me Now!

    2018 Llanelli Half Marathon: Don’t Stop Me Now!

    19th February 2018

    The second edition of the Llanelli Half Marathon (Sunday 18th February) since Front Runner Events took over the race was an overwhelming success with a record number of runners taking on the 13.1 mile sold out race. As one of…

  • Ruth Races In Marathon Effort To Save Street Animals In Turkey

    Ruth Races In Marathon Effort To Save Street Animals In Turkey

    17th February 2018

    An animal loving police officer from Birmingham is currently undergoing her training for her first London Marathon, all in a bid to raise vital funds for stray animals in Turkey. A family holiday to a Turkish coastal town sparked an…

  • Tuesday Night With Ben Price At Cheltenham Harriers

    Tuesday Night With Ben Price At Cheltenham Harriers

    16th November 2017

    Tuesday night = group training smash fest night! It’s 6.15pm, I’m lying snuggled up with my 6-year-old daughter among her abundant cuddly toys on her incredibly soft and comfy bed. It’s warm, cosy and she’s reading to me in her…

  • Great West Run – A Cathartic Event For Emma

    Great West Run – A Cathartic Event For Emma

    18th October 2017

    On Sunday 15th October 2017 thousands of runners took part in the Great West Run half marathon in Exeter and amongst them was a team of runners from Hospiscare. TeamHospiscare35 was initiated by Dr Becky Baines and Dr Jenny Hayes.…

  • 10 Marathons In 10 Days, It Really Was Brutal

    10 Marathons In 10 Days, It Really Was Brutal

    15th October 2017

    Written by Michelle Yates Where do I start? Brutal Events, thank you for yet another surreal experience. I have just completed 10 Marathons in 10 Days at Dorney Lake and Brutal Events certainly exceeded all expectations. Saying that, I didn’t…

  • Running’s Rich Variety from Ben Price

    Running’s Rich Variety from Ben Price

    13th October 2017

    A few Sunday’s ago I took part in the New Swindon Half Marathon. While chatting to my fellow runners before the start in the race village it brought home to me that whether you are the fastest, slowest or mid pack, there’s…