Races & Events

  • Running Events: Five Great Ultra Runs

    Running Events: Five Great Ultra Runs

    4th May 2016

    Thinking about entering an ultra? We take a look at five of our favourites… The Lakeland 50 takes place 29-31 July 2016 1: Hardmoors Race Series  Where: North York Moors, Yorkshire, UK; When: Various, see website Features: Hardmoors offer a variety…

  • Destinations: Tenerife Running

    Destinations: Tenerife Running

    29th April 2016

    Love running but hate groups? Why not make up your own running break this year? We went to Tenerife to check out what the trails are like… It’s not the most obvious of running destinations – an incredibly rocky terrain…

  • Five best parkruns

    Five best parkruns

    14th April 2016

    Five Running readers share the love for their local FREE parkrun

  • Donington Summer Festival

    Donington Summer Festival

    10th April 2016

    Broadcaster Suzi Perry has helped to launch The Great Run Company’s newest running event at Donington Park.

  • Spartan Races

    Spartan Races

    6th April 2016

    This weekend sees the first of a series of Spartan obstacle races, happening up and down the country between now and October. If you’re thinking of signing up, Spartan has given us this top tip: “Rope climbs are one of the…

  • Roving reporters… I did it!

    Roving reporters… I did it!

    5th February 2016

    Our team of ‘roving reporters’ reviews some of the events they’ve taken part in. Each reporter analyses the event and tells us if they’d do it again. They did it; maybe you will too? Marlow Half Marathon Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire When: 1 November…