Northern Running Guide News

31 Oct

Bud Run Makes A Bang

Bud's RunThe first ever Bud Run & Bush events, held earlier this month, raised over £20,000 for its associated charity, Parkinson’s UK. The events were held in honour of one of Britain’s most highly respected coaches, Bud Baldaro, who has guided hundreds of middle-distance athletes over a 40-year career.

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30 Oct

North Korean Marathon Opens Doors

North Korean MarathonWhile the London, Boston and New York Marathons all have a reputation for being notoriously difficult to enter, it might just be trumped by Pyongyang Marathon in North Korea. The event has announced that it will allow overseas runners the opportunity to register for the 2015 race: only the second time organisers have done so since it was established in 1981.

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30 Oct

RAMathon Opens Doors

RAMathon 2014Entries for the 2015 staging of RAMathon, Derby’s leading half marathon event, have opened and organisers have announced a partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support in Derbyshire. The partnership means the charity is now supported by the half marathon and Derby County FC, who are aiming to raise £25,000 over the course of the year.

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