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  • Jo Makes BBC Shortlist

    25 Nov 2014

    Supermum runner Jo Pavey has been named among the ten contenders for the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year

  • Ultra Vigilant Runners Catch Shoplifter

    29 Oct 2014

    A group of US ultrarunners managed to catch a shoplifter in Tennessee earlier this month.

  • Running For Prime Minister

    28 Oct 2014

    A runner was at the centre of an alleged security breach involving David Cameron yesterday after going for a lunchtime run.

  • The Running Awards Announce 2015 Plans

    21 Oct 2014

    The Running Awards organisers are planning an expanded event in 2015 at indigo at the O2 on Friday 24 April.

  • Andrew Murray To Launch Running Clinic

    10 Oct 2014

    Scottish international ultrarunner, Dr Andrew Murray is to launch Scottish Running Clinic on 20 October.

  • Bubble Trouble

    8 Oct 2014

    An ultramarathon runner from Florida has abandoned his attempt to run from Miami to Bermuda in a giant inflatable ball after the US Coast Guard rescued him 70 nautical miles off the US coast.

  • 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.