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  • Win Or Loos

    16 Feb 2015

    A 5K in America is offering participants an unusual incentive to run faster, by chasing after a running toilet.

  • Get Your Heart Racing At Valentine’s 5K

    5 Feb 2015

    With Valentine's Day on the horizon, a 5k in West Dunbartonshire is set to get hearts racing for singletons and lovebirds alike.

  • Fun On The Run

    15 Jan 2015

    Seventeen glorious UK park venues will play host to the Big Fun Run 5k events this year.

  • Hat's My Boy

    18 Dec 2014

    12-year-old Sean Kelt finished first at the second Dingwall Hydrotherapy Puffin Pool Santa Hat 5K on Sunday.

  • Serena Serves Up A 5K

    16 Dec 2014

    Serena Williams launched and took part in the inaugural Serena Williams Ultimate Run South Beach on Sunday (14 December).

  • Get Cracking For Christmas 5K

    27 Nov 2014

    Entries are now open for the Christmas Cracker 5K.

  • Running Against Ebola

    24 Oct 2014

    A North London student is running to raise funds for the fight against Ebola this weekend after spending two months in Sierra Leone this summer.

  • Meadows Marathon Hosting Halloween Fun Run

    21 Oct 2014

    Meadows Marathon is hosting a 5k Halloween Fun Run on 29 October 2014.

  • Fauja Returns

    20 Aug 2014

    Fauja Singh will make a welcome return to the running scene later this year after he was confirmed as the official starter of the Big Fun Run in Victoria Park

  • Big Fun Starts This Weekend

    19 Jul 2014

    The Big Fun Run 2014 series of 5ks starts this Saturday (19 July).

  • Subway Approaches Halfway Point

    15 Jul 2014

    The Subway Helping Hearts Family 5K is approaching halfway for 2014, with the sixth of its 12 events being held on Sunday (20 July).

  • Mo Back On Track

    18 Jun 2014

    Mo Farah made a successful return to competitive action with victory at Sunday’s Portland Track Festival

  • Farah Confirms Track Return

    10 Jun 2014

    Mo Farah has confirmed he will make his competitive return at Sunday’s Portland Track Festival

  • Sun Run To Set Shining Example

    20 May 2014

    A new 5k route is offering runners the chance to enjoy the East Lothian countryside while increasing their fitness levels.

  • Run n Park For SAMH

    7 May 2014

    The weekly Run n Park 5K in Balloch Country Park will be held in support of Scottish Association for Mental Health on Saturday 31 May.

  • Hansel And Mettle

    26 Feb 2014

    Runners in Ayrshire are being invited to take part in a '5k of mayhem' that requires them to run, crawl, climb and slide their way around a muddy assault course.

  • Bupa Launches UK Wide Local Run

    30 Jan 2014

    Bupa is set to launch a weekly, free spin-off to their Great Run Series in an attempt to attract even more people to the sport.

  • Short And Sweet

    17 Dec 2013

    Those vowing to lead a more active lifestyle in 2014 have the chance to start off the new year on the right foot with Balloch's New Year's 5K Shortbread Run.

  • Judy Backing Beethoven Run

    17 Oct 2013

    Judy Murray has added her backing to the Beat Beethoven Fun Run on Sunday (20 October).

  • Masterful Mo Looks To Moscow

    1 Jul 2013

    Mo Farah continued his preparations with a thrilling victory at the IAAF Diamong League meet in Birmingham yesterday