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Brighton Half Marathon recap

Thousands of runners turned out for the Rubix VT Brighton Half Marathon at the weekend, in fresh conditions, running 13.1 miles around the city...
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James’ 10 challenges for cancer support

James decided to celebrate his 10th wedding anniversary with a difference: in memory of his Dad, Brian, who died of cancer. Macmillan supported James’...
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From cancer diagnosis to 10k finish line

One year ago this month, Catherine, at 34 years of age, was diagnosed with cervical cancer. Just three months after surgery, when she could...
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Ballot opens for 2024 Royal Parks Half Marathon

The ballot for the 17th annual Royal Parks Half Marathon is officially open. Taking place on Sunday 13th October, 16,000 runners will have the...
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100 space giveaway for ABP Newport Wales Half Marathon & 10K

Event organisers, Run 4 Wales, are gifting 100 free spaces in the ABP Newport Wales Half Marathon and 10K to help people improve their...
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Flight Paths to Footpaths: meet Nigel, pilot & charity fundraiser

Meet Nigel, an RAF pilot from Sleaford who has spent the last 8 years running and fundraising for Macmillan. The qualified pilot and flying...
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Scott Jenkins makes British ultrarunning history in Triple Crown

Listen to our full interview with Scott Jenkins about his Triple Crown 5th place on our podcast - you can listen here. On 17th October...
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11 tips to make your running event more sustainable

Organizing a running event involves a myriad of considerations, and in today's world, sustainability should be at the forefront of event planning. We had...

36 best running books – top reads for runners

We've put together a list of our favourite running books. Here are some short excerpts from some of our favourites, and then there is...
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Make 2024 your year to run in Edinburgh

Taking place over the May Bank Holiday Weekend, run in one of the most beautiful cities in the world and explore what Scotland’s historic...