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18 Jul

Mother And Son's Success At Brooksie's Bash

Brooksies Bash 10 Mile Trail Race

Sunday’s (16 July) Brooksie’s Bash proved that talent runs in the family with mother and son Wendy and Tom Roethenbaugh claiming victory and second place respectively in the women’s and men’s races. The pair weren't the only sucessful family partnership at the 10-mile trail race, organised by Andy Brooks (Peak Running) and Shelton Striders, with all proceeds donated to Derbyshire Mind and their ‘Enjoying Derbyshire’ project.

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18 Jul

Stones Record Rocks The Ridgeway

Race to the Stones

Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones has raced to the top of the list of Britain's long distance running challenges and was voted Best Endurance Event in the UK at the Running Awards 2016. This year's edition, over the weekend (15/16 July), saw two men smash through the eight-hour barrier for 100km in a record-breaking competition on Britain's oldest path.

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14 Jul

Limassol Marathon Has It Neatly Packaged

action from Limassol Marathon

Runners looking to cheer themselves up after the rigours of the British winter need look no further than OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO (17/18 March 2018). Organisers have confirmed that two levels of race packages are now on offer with the #runlimassol package including discounted race entry and T-shirt, and the premium #runlimassolPlus including the lowest accommodation rates, 50% discount on race entry, technical T-shirt, pasta party pass, finisher’s photo, race pack delivery to the hotel and transportation to the start line.

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