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24 Jun

Joss Marks 80th Birthday With 30 Mile Run

Joss NaylorLegendary fell runner Joss Naylor will mark his 80th birthday with a 30 mile run through the Lake District tomorrow (Saturday 25 June) and has invited anyone interested to join him on the route. Joss, who is running in memory of his father, will also be raising funds for the Brathay Trust, which works with some of disadvantaged children and young people in the UK.

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24 Jun

Pick On Someone Your Own Age

Chris Smith of Morpeth HarriersAthletes of mature years travelled from all corners of the UK to contest the annual British Masters 5K Championships at Horwich, Lancashire on Sunday (19th June). The overall winners were Chris Smith (pictured) from Morpeth Harriers and Lesley Chisholm from Garscube Harriers but there were many impressive performances by older runners further down the field of 150.

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22 Jun

Tough Love For Dr Murray

Tough Mudder“Don’t wear a white shirt. Don’t even try to stay clean.” That’s the message ultra runner/adventurer Dr Andrew Murray has for anyone taking part in Tough Mudder, the world’s muddiest obstacle race. Tough Mudder Scotland – presented by Merrell comes to Scotland on 25 and 26 June with Drumlanrig Castle near Dumfries the venue.

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