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  • Tour Of Tameside Builds Foundations For Future Years

    20 JAN

    Chris Bird of Sports Tours presenting Tour trophy in 2016

    Sports Tours International, organiser of the iconic Tour of Tameside, has confirmed that New Charter Homes will be its official partner for the next two years. The partnership stands to further underline the successful re-emergence of the Tour, which returned in 2015 and quickly regained its reputation as one of the North West's most distinctive events.

  • Jon Tatham Celebrates Bob Graham Round Success In Print

    20 JAN

    graphic representation of the Bob Graham Round using typography

    Graphic artist Jon Tatham has created a four artwork series of limited edition prints inspired by his completion of the iconic Bob Graham Round. The Bob Graham is the classic fell running challenge - a legendary round of 42 of the highest Lake District mountain tops.

  • Hollins Enters Dreamland With Spine Victory

    19 JAN

    Tom Hollins

    The 2017 edition of the Montane Spine Race has turned into one of the most enthralling to date with Tom Hollins, winner of last year’s Spine Challenger making a resounding step-up to claim victory. Hollins (pictured) gained an unassailable lead after passing Pavel Paloncý and Eugeni Roselló at the final checkpoint; the previous champions were asleep, unaware the British runner was about to make a decisive and title-winning move.

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  • It's Fun Being A Fan

    18 JAN

    As a runner, it’s not often I go along to watch races, writes Chris Broadbent. When I go to events, I am almost always taking part in them. But on the occasions I do go to watch events, I always enjoy them much more than expected. I had that experience most recently at the Exeter First Chance 10k.

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Upcoming races
Race dateRace name
Sat 21 JanThe Hebden 22
Sun 22 JanKidsgrove 10K
Sat 28 JanDark Mountains
Sun 29 JanMeltham 10K
Sun 29 JanX-Border Challenge 10K

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