21 Jun

Sell out for #runforjo

RunForJo

The third staging of RunForJo, an event launched to celebrate the life of the MP Jo Cox, is a sell-out, organisers have confirmed. Staged under the banner of  ‘far more unites us than divides us,’ the West Yorkshire event comprises two separate runs, a 6.5k cross country challenge and 2.5k family fun run, set around Oakwall Hall and Country Park.

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20 Jun

Old & new faces at Tour of Tameside 2019

The Running Bee Foundation

The Tour of Tameside produced yet another thrilling four days of racing (13-17 June) and highlighted once again why the North West is such a mecca for running events. One of the stand-out features of the most recent event was the overwhelming support for The Running Bee Foundation, a project founded by organisers Sports Tours International to encourage people within their communities to become more active.

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14 Jun

Samarathon launches for July

Samarathon

To raise awareness of the Samaritans, the charity has launched a challenge for July and is encouraging us to run, jog or walk 26.2 miles over the course of the month. The 26.2 miles can be covered in one day, 10 or over 31 – the only requirement is that you fulfill the obligation of the entire distance.

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