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27 Nov

Onwards and Upwards At Snowdonia

Snowdonia Trail Marathon2015 witnessed one of the most exciting additions to the trail running circuit in recent years with the launch of the Snowdonia Trail Marathon. A sell out field of 750 took part. After the success of the inaugural event, organisers Always Aim High have been prompt to announce that entries for the 2016 competition, scheduled for Sunday 24 July, are now open.

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25 Nov

10 in 10 Team Announced For 10th Anniversary

Brathay 10 in 10In May next year, 14 hardy competitors will test their powers of endurance to compete in what renowned adventurer Bear Grylls termed as 'an epic challenge that will require an epic strength of mind', the Brathay 10 in 10. Conformation of the runners taking part comes shortly after race organisers announced that, in recognition of the 10 year anniversary celebrations, the 2016 event will play host to a half marathon.

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25 Nov

Mersey Event Celebrates Local Heroes

Kirkby Milers, winners of the club awardLiverpool recognised and congratulated its running heroes recently at the second ever Merseyside Running Community Awards held at The Richmond Hotel on Hatton Garden. The sold out event, hosted by Radio City’s Claire Simmo and Graeme White, is the brainchild of RUN (Running Unites Network) and race organisers BTR Liverpool, who were both determined to showcase and celebrate all that is positive and inspiring about the sport locally.

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24 Nov

All Smiles At Clowne Half Marathon

Clowne Half MarathonThe 30th edition of Clowne Half Marathon saw the race once again attract a sell out field with 633 competitors successfully completing Sunday’s (22 November) event. Organised by Clowne Road Runners, the half marathon is known as one of the key club races in the Derbyshire circuit and with its late November date, marks the season’s end for many Midlands runners.

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20 Nov

Energy Boost At Manchester Marathon

Greater Manchester MarathonThose taking part in next year’s Greater Manchester Marathon can rest assured that they will be given adequate fuel throughout with confirmation that Science in Sport (SiS) will be the event’s official sports nutrition partner. In addition, with the event celebrating its 40th staging on Sunday 10 April, 2016, organisers have announced that an increased number of 15,000 places have been made available.

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