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Showing 1 to 17 of 17 posts in the category of fitness challenge

  • Streakers And Sneakers

    13 Dec 2016

    A look at three of December's running challenges.

  • Buddy Up For Great Swim Run

    17 Oct 2016

    Runners who are partial to a splash in the water may well be interested in the most recent event in the Great Swim series

  • Hunt And Run At Headington Hill

    18 Aug 2016

    New scavenger event will be up and running in Oxford.

  • Dutch Courage From Runderwear Pair

    1 Aug 2016

    Lucia Leonard and Marina Ranger successfully completed their Simply Runderful #500kin5Days challenge yesterday (31 July)

  • Marathon Man Faces Cheating Accusations

    21 Jun 2016

    Rob Young, who is currently attempting a world record for the fastest crossing of America on foot, has been accused of cheating.

  • Marathon Man Aims For Trans-Con Record

    16 May 2016

    Rob Young, aka the Marathon Man UK, will attempt to break the North American trans-continental record on Saturday (14 May).

  • Ice And Easy

    9 May 2016

    Welsh ultra-endurance brothers, Scott and Rhys Jenkins have completed the Run Iceland challenge with friends Charlotte Bloxham and Lawrence Cronk.

  • Cops Take On Five Capitals Challenge

    27 Apr 2016

    Five policemen are preparing to run a combined 750 miles to raise funds for Care of Police Survivors (COPS) and Cash for Kids.

  • Brits To Run Iceland

    19 Apr 2016

    Brothers Scott and Rhys Jenkins are attempting to run across Iceland with friends Lawrence Cronk and Charl Bloxham.

  • Greg To Give Tri A Try

    29 Jan 2016

    Radio 1 presenter Greg James will head to Glasgow next month as he attempts to complete five triathlons in five days.

  • Spread Your Wings In Cambridge

    12 Nov 2015

    Registration is now open for the unique survival of the fittest Wings for Life World Run

  • Brit Conquers Death Valley Double

    3 Aug 2015

    Rhys Jenkins has completed the Death Valley Double.

  • Brits Take On Death Valley Challenge

    8 Jun 2015

    Two British brothers are hoping to set a world record for the fastest double crossing of California’s Death Valley on foot.

  • Ultimate Success For British Forrest Gump

    5 May 2015

    Extreme endurance adventurer Sean Conway – aka the British Forrest Gump – has completed the Ultimate British Triathlon

  • Britain's Forest Gump Tackles Triathlon

    9 Apr 2015

    Sean Conway - aka Britain's answer to Forrest Gump - is currently running through Scotland as he completes the final leg of the 'Ultimate British Traithlon'.

  • Fat Bloke Getting Fitter

    8 Mar 2015

    Up and Running’s Jonathan Midwood continues with his ‘Fat Bloke Gets Fit’ challenge which will see him tackle his first race in 12 years.

  • Run Geordie Run Going Global

    27 Oct 2014

    ark Allison aka Run Geordie Run has finally revealed that his next challenge will be to run around the world.