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  • Telford Run Aims To Brings Hope To Many

    26 Oct 2017

    A glow in the dark special this Saturday with Telford's Dark Run 5K for Hope House.

  • Birmingham Elite Athletes Join Bud’s Run

    26 Jun 2017

    A team of Birmingham elite athletes will take part in the fundraising Bud's Run.

  • Cheruiyot Outwits Ayana For Gold

    22 Aug 2016

    When Almaz Ayana established what seemed like a controlling lead after four laps, the pre-race favourite was heading for a memorable Olympic double

  • Flying Farah Secures Double Double

    22 Aug 2016

    Mo Farah became Britain’s most successful distance athlete of all time after securing gold at the 5,000m in Rio on Sunday

  • Farah's Double Double Route Anything But Smooth

    17 Aug 2016

    If Mo Farah is to claim the historic double double in Rio, it seems his journey to success will be anything but plain sailing

  • Midweek Rush In South Cheshire

    28 Jul 2016

    Round two at South Cheshire 5K and a win for Carl Moulton.

  • Pick On Someone Your Own Age

    24 Jun 2016

    British Masters 5k Championships Report 2016

  • Color Run Adds Tropical Twist

    18 May 2016

    As the Color Run returns to the UK later this year, organisers have announced new features to look out for, including a tropical twist.

  • Best Foot Forward At Chesterfield

    10 May 2016

    Saturday 7 May was the date for the No Walk in the Park 5K at Chesterfield, an event suitable for anyone wishing to improve his or her speed irrespective of age or ability. This regular time trial is held on the first Saturday of every month with age cat

  • Chocs Away At Birmingham 5k

    25 Apr 2016

    The Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice Choc 5K was a dream come true for runners who have a sweet tooth with treats throughout the event.

  • MK Introduces Rocket 5K

    11 Mar 2016

    The Milton Keynes Marathon has expanded its reach by adding a 5k race to May’s weekend of running

  • Big Fun Runs Return

    2 Feb 2016

    Following its success last year, the Big Fun Run Series returns in 2016 with events in some of the most scenic parks in the UK.

  • Taxi For Serena

    18 Dec 2015

    Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year, Serena Williams, was embroiled in a running scandal after reportedly taking a taxi to the finish line of her own 5k.

  • Colour Celebration At The Cotswolds

    1 Oct 2015

    The vibrant colours of the Run or Dye series were seen at Cornbury Park this Saturday (26 September) as the event enjoyed its maiden appearance at the Cotswolds

  • Team Boost At Bud’s Run

    5 Sep 2015

    Organisers of next month's Bud's Run will be encouraged by the news that Carillion PLC has committed a team to compete in the event.

  • Brummy Delight At Color Run

    18 Aug 2015

    Birmingham’s NEC was filled with over 8,500 runners getting into the vibrant spirit of The Color Run

  • Birmingham Brightened By Color Run

    13 Aug 2015

    After attracting an impressive 9,000 runners last year, The Color Run returns to Birmingham's NEC this Saturday (15 August).

  • Bud's Run Returns For Another Bash

    12 Aug 2015

    After the success of the inaugural event last year in which £27,000 was raised for Parkinson’s UK, this October will see the return of Bud’s Run and Bash

  • Derby Ready To Host Big Fun Run

    17 Jul 2015

    This Sunday (19 July) will see Darley Park play host to the latest instalment of the popular Big Fun Run series

  • Feud Mars Farah’s Return

    14 Jul 2015

    Mo Farah marked his return to action with victory at the Diamond League in Lausanne but the performance was somewhat tarnished following a post-race altercation with Andy Vernon