24 Apr

Dare to scale the Yorkshire Dales this summer

Asda Foundation Yorkshire Dales

The Yorkshire countryside will play host to an action-packed, fundraising weekend of charity trail- running and rambling this summer with the return of the Asda Foundation Yorkshire Dales Festival. Taking place on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 August, the event consists of two challenging trail runs plus four walking routes that are said to offer stunning views of the Dales.

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17 Apr

Bee your best at City of Preston 10K

runners at City of Preston 10K 2018

The City of Preston 10K came under new management in 2018 when Sports Tours International stepped in to take up the reins of a race in danger of disappearing. The Sports Tours team were pleased with the partnerships they created to put on the event (particularly with the local council and JD Gyms) and were delighted to attract 2,000 entries for the feature event and the kid's fun run.

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16 Apr

Drama in spades at Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon winners 2019

Boston Marathon never fails to deliver drama in spades and yesterday's 123rd edition on Patriot's Day (Monday, 16 April) lived up to expectations. Boston debutant Lawrence Cherono (Kenya) won in the closest finish since 1988 to deny Lelisa Desisa (Ethiopia) a third victory and Worknesh Degefa (Ethiopia) took her first ever World Marathon Majors success in the women's race.

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