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  • 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…

  • Charity Running Down Dementia Challenge Sets Sights High For Third Year

    Charity Running Down Dementia Challenge Sets Sights High For Third Year

    14th April 2018

    Alzheimer’s Research UK has launched its award-winning virtual running campaign for a third year – with plans to attract more runners than ever to power life-changing dementia research. Running Down Dementia challenges participants to run or walk 100km before the…

  • Love2Stay Announced As Partner Of 2018 Shrewsbury Half Marathon

    Love2Stay Announced As Partner Of 2018 Shrewsbury Half Marathon

    13th April 2018

    The organisers of Shrewsbury Half Marathon, UK Run Events, have announced Love2Stay as a partner of the event taking place on Sunday 17th June 2018. Love2Stay is Shropshire’s luxury touring caravan and glamping resort, located at Salop Leisure in Shrewsbury.…

  • 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…

  • Kenyan Smashes ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon

    Kenyan Smashes ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon

    9th April 2018

    A cool spring day created perfect running conditions at the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon as Kenya’s Shadrack Tanui smashed the circuit record. The annual ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon took place Sunday 8 April  welcoming tens of thousands of runners and…

  • First Millennials To Run The Virgin Money London Marathon

    First Millennials To Run The Virgin Money London Marathon

    5th April 2018

    Three teenagers will make Virgin Money London Marathon history on Sunday 22 April when they become the first Millennials to take part in the historic event. Isabelle Ellis, Tom Roberts and Gabrielle Pearce – who will all be celebrating their…

  • Run Around The World For Mind

    Run Around The World For Mind

    3rd April 2018

    The Run Around the World (RAtW) is the third virtual run challenge in the series from Clare Rixon and Kev Betts. After the successes of Marathon In A Day (250 participants) and Run Up to Christmas (1500 participants), the RAtW…