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  • Zola Budd To Run Stirling Marathon

    26 JUL

    Zola BuddZola Budd, one of the most recognisable names in Olympic history, is to compete in the Stirling Scottish Marathon on 21 May 2017. She will be joined by Scotland's greatest ever distance runner Liz McColgan, who was recently announced as an ambassador for the Great Run British Marathon Series, for the 26.2 mile challenge in the heart of Scotland.

  • Durham Opens Arms To New Road Race

    26 JUL

    Durham City RunWednesday (20 July) heralded the welcome addition of a new race to the north east with the first staging of the Prince Bishops Durham City Run. Over 2,000 people entered either the 5k or 10k race, which, with its 7pm start time, offered competitors the opportunity to see the city in its evening summertime splendour.

  • Mo Flows But Laura Steals The Show

    25 JUL

    Laura MuirThe Muller Anniversary Games at the London Olympic Stadium produced two days of the highest quality athletics, with Mo Farah bringing the curtain down with a sub-13 minute 5000m victory. However, for runABC reporter Alan Newman, the standout performance was a gutsy British record for Laura Muir in the 1500m – erasing Dame Kelly Holmes’ 12-year-old mark in the process.

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  • Olympian Emotions

    20 JUL

    Jo Pavey in action

    Team GB’s representatives for the Rio Olympics were officially named last week. As with every four-year cycle, the selection provoked fierce debate on running forums and on social media among fans of the sport.

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Upcoming races
Race dateRace name
Tue 26 JulEast Hull Harriers Summer League - July 4 Miles
Wed 27 JulGreenway 5K
Wed 27 JulRun by Erewash Valley RC
Wed 27 JulStaveley 10K
Thu 28 JulSale 4 x 5k Sizzlers - 3

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