Posts by category: general interest

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  • Sell out for #runforjo

    21 Jun 2019

    Set up three years ago to celebrate the life of MP Jo Cox, the #runforjo is set for a sell-out this Sunday (23 June)

  • Old & new faces at Tour of Tameside 2019

    20 Jun 2019

    Four fantastic days of racing at the Tour of Tameside, which also featured some incredible support for The Running Bee Foundation

  • Wine & dash at East Yorkshire

    17 Jun 2019

    Dove House Hospice are giving you the opportunity to wine and run this summer at the Little Wold Vineyard

  • Sports Tours International launch Ron Hill documentary

    6 Jun 2019

    In 20 minutes of pure running nostalgia and joy, Dr. Ron Hill reflects on his incredible career, the changes he has witnessed in the sport and living with Dementia

  • Nearly time for Tour of Tameside

    31 May 2019

    Sports Tours International's Tour of Tameside is fast approaching, and there's still time to take part in the whole event, or each individual race

  • Justgiving seeks superstar fundraisers

    24 May 2019

    JustGiving are on the look out for nominations for fundraising superstars

  • Record numbers hit the Pier

    23 May 2019

    Sunderland Strollers' Pier to Pier pulled in its biggest field to date, with runners enjoying some glorious sunshine at the South Shields coast

  • Take a bite out of this year’s ChocAthlon

    28 Mar 2019

    Team OA's ChocAthlon makes a sweet return to the Yorkshire scene in just less than two weeks

  • Still time for Pier to Pier

    26 Mar 2019

    Certainly not a stroll in the park, May's Pier to Pier race offers a fantastic opportunity to take in the South Shields coastline

  • Massive charity drive for Tour of Tameside

    15 Mar 2019

    Sports Tours International have revealed a massive charity push for this year's Tour of Tameside, with a number of local and nationwide organisations lending their support

  • It’s busy up north

    8 Mar 2019

    Busiest weekend of 2019 so far with a number of top races, including BTR Liverpool's Landmarks Half Marathon, Trafford 10K and Chester 10K

  • Bishops Run makes move to become weekend Festival

    22 Feb 2019

    Big news from the North East as the Prince Bishops 5K and 10K expands to become the Durham City Run Festival, which, with three action packed days of events, is set to bring even more people to the region

  • Scott on track in RunAway challenge

    19 Feb 2019

    Scott Cunliffe has just completest the longest leg of his RunAway Challenge, which will see him run to every Premier League ground in the country

  • Do Something…to show them what you’re made of

    25 Jan 2019

    The Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run has released a film that showcases the poem Do Something by Mancunian poet Tony Walsh to celebrate the ambition and motivation of those who take part in the event

  • Stand up to Bloodaxe Challenge

    14 Jan 2019

    Despite its garish name the Bloodaxe Challenge welcomes all runners.

  • North East relay team saves African school

    9 Jan 2019

    A team of 50 runners from law firm Ward Hadaway, with the help of the Greggs Foundation and COCO (Comrades of Children Overseas), have provided invaluable funds for a school in Tanzania

  • Mersey Santa Dashers on screen this Friday

    20 Dec 2018

    Highlights of BTR Liverpool's Santa Dash will be screened this Friday

  • North Of England events in running for top award

    19 Dec 2018

    Three of the north's most celebrated events - BTR Liverpool’s Tour of Merseyside, the Tour of Tameside and Endure24 Leeds - have been nominated in the endurance category for the 2019 Running Awards

  • BMW Rochdale Half opens doors for 2019

    17 Dec 2018

    The Rochdale Half Marathon, 10K and Fun Run opens door for 2019 and organisers are offering a substantial discount for anyone registering before Christmas Eve

  • Naked running at Winter Warmer

    12 Dec 2018

    All of those taking part in this month's Adlington Winter Warmer will be running naked