8 Mar

British Valencia 10 Announced

Luke Traynor winning Manchester Half Marathon

Following the drama of the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham the focus for top flight running moves on to Valencia and the World Half Marathon championships. Big names – including defending champion Geoffrey Kamworor and world record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei – have confirmed their intention to compete, so Valencia looks set to be another memorable event.

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5 Mar

Ron Hill Speaks Of Alzheimer’s Diagnosis


Ron Hill

Running legend Ron Hill has revealed he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Hill, aged 79, spoke with honesty and determination when announcing his condition, saying, “It won’t stop me in my tracks I’ll cheerfully carry on keeping active and, hopefully, this will give other people the impression that dementia is nothing to be frightened by.”

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5 Mar

Mo's Big Half Marathon

Mo Farah wins the 2018 Big Half Marathon

Mo Farah warmed up for next month's London Marathon with victory in yesterday's inaugural Vitality Big Half Marathon. The four-time Olympic gold medallist also claimed the British Half Marathon title as he broke the tape on 61:40, three seconds ahead of Daniel Wanjiru with Callum Hawkins third a further two seconds behind.

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