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  • Running No Longer A Punishment

    14 Sep 2014

    Nicky Morgan has removed guidance for schools to use running as a punishment.

  • Running Awards To Return in 2015

    1 Sep 2014

    Following the success of the inaugural Running Awards in April this year, organisers have confirmed they will return in 2015.

  • What Moves Runners?

    21 Aug 2014

    A group of American film makers have launched a kickstarter campaign to help fund a feature-length documentary that explores the inspiration and motivation modern cultures associate with running.

  • Musical Healing

    30 Jul 2014

    New research suggests that listening to music after a run can speed your recovery.

  • Miller No Flop In Record Attempt

    7 Jul 2014

    An American teenager looks to have set a world record for running a mile wearing flippers.

  • PM Recognises Running Charity Founder

    30 Jun 2014

    David Cameron has given SPAT running charity founder James Gilley the Points of Light award in recognition of his work with vulnerable young people.

  • Run Down London

    4 Apr 2014

    Foot Locker staged a vertical race in London to promote their latest running collection.

  • Beijing Runner Creates Shoe-made Mask

    31 Mar 2014

    A Chinese runner has created a mask from his running shoes to filter out air pollution.

  • Selfie Help For NYC Runner

    24 Mar 2014

    An American runner has become an internet sensation by taking 13 selfies featuring 'cute guys' during last Sunday's NYC Half Marathon.

  • Running Scared

    17 Mar 2014

    A petition has received over 9,000 signatures as a reaction to education secretary, Michael Gove, issuing guidance for teachers stating "extra physical activity such as running around a playing field" should be used as punishment in schools.

  • Glasgow Getting Active

    6 Mar 2014

    With the Glasgow Commonwealth Games just around the corner, new figures show more Glaswegians are being active than ever.

  • Chocolate Advent Calendars? Their Days Are Numbered

    26 Nov 2013

    Looking for an alternative to chocolate-based advent calendars this Christmas? Three London fitness bloggers may have the answer.

  • Veggie Runners Up Against The Big Cheeses

    21 Nov 2013

    Acclaimed website Veggie Runners are nominees in the Cook Vegetarian Awards 2014 in the 'Best Vegetarian Website' category.

  • Injury Threatens Run Geordie Oz Run

    16 Nov 2013

    Mark Allison, aka Run Geordie Run, has broken the 1000 mile point as he continues his 2,600 mile challenge across Australia.

  • Running The Show

    30 Oct 2013

    Jimmy Watkins, guitarist with Welsh rock group Future of the Left, is asking fans of the band to accompany him as he goes running in each city on the band����¯&Ati

  • Booby Trap Leaves Runner Seriously Injured

    25 Sep 2013

    A woman in Devon is in a serious condition after falling pray to a booby trap whilst out running.

  • Run Direction

    23 Sep 2013

    Urban orienteering is growing in popularity for runners looking for something a bit different to a standard 10k road race.

  • iRun - A New Resource For Runners

    21 Sep 2013

    Running enthusiast James Ellis and his friends have banded together to create iRun, an online resource for runners. iRun brings you blogs from top runners, product reviews and regular podcasts.

  • Digital Distances

    19 Jul 2013

    A new 'virtual race' for women has been launched by Running4Women.

  • B In The Park

    24 Jun 2013

    Glasgow club Bellahouston Roadrunners staged a major new event 'B in the Park' earlier this month (June 2013) which attracted 100 plus members and friends.