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It was a good show at the RAF Shawbury Centenary 10K on Sunday (21 May), with over 400 runners in full flight around a flat, closed-circuit course. The race opened with a colourful display from the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team to mark the 100th birthday of the military aviation unit.
Obstacle race series Spartan returns to Aston Down Airfield this weekend (20-21 May) with an expanded event list, featuring a Sprint (5k+, 20+ Obstacles), a Super (12K+, 24+ Obstacles) and their debut endurance event – the fabled Hurricane Heat - designed to instil the ‘warrior ethos’ in participants through team-based challenges, where one will learn non-traditional problem solving, find endurance under duress, and experience the power of synergy designed to show the connection between teamwork and success and that one drives the other on both a personal level and as a member of something greater than oneself.
Unstoppable forces will meet immovable objects at four of this weekend’s (20-21 May) crop of races. Alternately, there are obstacle-free events for those not looking to get their hands dirty.
btr Liverpool race director Alan Rothwell reflects on how running has the power to drive people to do amazing things…
|Race date||Race name|
|Wed 24 May||Batch Bash Fell Race|
|Wed 24 May||Corby 5 Mile Race|
|Fri 26 May||Tempo Run For Beer Relay|
|Fri 26 May||Beat the Bore|
|Sat 27 May||Mont Saint Michel Marathon|