Races & Events

  • All Aboard For The UK’S Biggest Festive Fun Run

    All Aboard For The UK’S Biggest Festive Fun Run

    24th October 2016

    Open-top bus packed with Santas launches Liverpool event   A group of 40 Santas have toured the city on an open-top bus to launch this year’s Liverpool Santa Dash.   The countdown is now on to the Radio City Liverpool…

  • Birmingham Charity Fun Run Gets A Golden Olympic Boost

    Birmingham Charity Fun Run Gets A Golden Olympic Boost

    13th October 2016

    A Birmingham 5K charity fun run has been given an Olympic-sized boost by a gold medal winning British hockey player. Lily Owsley was the official starter for “Bud’s Run”, a family-friendly event, held at the University of Birmingham on Sunday…

  • Mud, Sweat & Gears at the 2016/17 Off-Road Series

    Mud, Sweat & Gears at the 2016/17 Off-Road Series

    13th October 2016

    Participants are sure to be covered in both mud and glory when the famously tough Human Race Off-Road Series returns later this year. WildMan (19th November), IceMan (3rd December) and MudMan (11th March) form the series of testing trail run…

  • Did You Miss Out On A VMLM 2017 Place?

    Did You Miss Out On A VMLM 2017 Place?

    10th October 2016

    Did you miss out on a place in the Virgin Money London Marathon? Don’t let that put you off, there are plenty of other races you can look forward to. Here are seven spring 2017 marathons for you to investigate.…

  • Sun Shines On Red Bull Steeplechase In Devon This Weekend

    Sun Shines On Red Bull Steeplechase In Devon This Weekend

    10th October 2016

    Exmoor National Park was the perfect setting for Red Bull Steeplechase, this weekend. The unique knock-out 23 mile race saw almost 400 competitors take on the rugged landscape on a sunny morning in Devon. The competitors were split into two…

  • On Your Marks, Get Set, Woof…

    On Your Marks, Get Set, Woof…

    4th October 2016

      With 8.5 million dogs in the UK and around 10.5 million runners, the Kennel Club has added canicross to its recognised list of canine activities, to help both dog and owner keep fit and have fun together through running.…

  • The Night Run series returns!

    The Night Run series returns!

    23rd September 2016

    Between October 2016 and March 2017 16 National Trust parklands and woodlands will be hosting the night time running events.

  • Keep fit and improve mental health with #runandtalk

    Keep fit and improve mental health with #runandtalk

    23rd September 2016

    To support World Mental Health Day 10th October, England Athletics are encouraging people to run and talk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down stigma associated with mental health