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15 Nov

Sample The Magic Of NYC

After the success of the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon, that saw 50,766 people finishing the race, the 2018 edition will take place on Sunday 4 November. This year runners came from 139 different countries to run in New York City and compete in one of the six World Marathon Majors.

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15 Nov

Tatton Park's Weekend Of Running

Run Tatton 10K

Organisers of the Run Tatton Half Marathon and 10K realised their objective in creating an event with a 'festival-like feel as close to 2500 runners travelled to Cheshire to compete in the races last weekend (11 & 12 November). Located on closed roads in and around the famous Tatton Park, the event offered both 10k and half marathon participants the opportunity to explore rural Cheshire in a race setting. 

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13 Nov

Trail Run Returns To Mountain Festival

Kendal Trail Run

Known for incorporating some of Kendal’s finest landmarks and attracting trail enthusiasts from across the country, the adidas Terrex Trail Run returns next Saturday (18 November). Staged on the penultimate day of the Kendal Mountain Festival, the 10k has consistently been a highlight of the outdoor social event and has been voted as one of the top 50 races of 2017.  

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9 Nov

Pie In The Yorkshire Sky


There’s likely to be evidence that consuming a pie as fuel for running might not be the most nutritious option yet this doesn’t account for its fun factor as Team OA’s unique event, PieAthlon, is set to return to West Yorkshire next month with 300 runners prepared to munch their way to 6k. 

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9 Nov

Manchester Milestone For Patrick Barden

Patrick Barden finishes Manchester Half Marathon

Charity fundraiser Patrick Barden has overcome huge personal challenges to raise £27,000 for his chosen cause, Step and Learn, following his completion of Manchester Half Marathon. The 24-year-old from Kent has not let cerebral palsy stop him from achieving his ambitions resulting in national recognition through the Mirror’s Pride of Britain Awards.

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