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  • British Heart Foundation’s Launches MyMarathon Challenge

    11 FEB

    MyMarathon"You don’t need calves of steel or lungs of iron to run a marathon," is the message from the British Heart Foundation as the charity launches new fundraiser My Marathon.The challenge is asking people across the UK to take on the 26.2 miles in their own time, at their own pace this May.

  • Wrexham Half Set For Sell Out

    10 FEB

    Last year's winner, Jenny Knass (image courtesy of Bryan Dale)Sunday’s (14 February) Village Bakery Wrexham Half Marathon looks set for another sell-out with almost all of the 1,000 entries taken up for the race. The north Wales event, known for its fast and flat profile, is popular with some of the fastest runners from the North of England and the Midlands.

  • Green Light For Donington Races

    9 FEB

    Donington RacecourseOrganisers or the Great Run series have provided confirmation of a new event at Donington Racecourse. Scheduled with a prime summer date of Sunday 26 June, the Sun Donington Summer Running Festival will provide competitors with the opportunity to take part over a selection of distances, with a 10 mile, 10k, 5k and family mile on offer.

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  • Humbled By Running

    10 FEB

    Runner hands on knees

    Sometimes you’ve just got to take it on the chin. I hadn’t trained with any real regularity for six months. It’s only these last couple of weeks I have come back to it.

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