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19 Apr

Runners Vote Labour

Ed MilibandRunners are most likely to vote Labour according to new research launched by the British Heart Foundation. The psychological study, conducted by Mindlab, surveyed 2,000 adults across the UK and has uncovered that the type of sport we choose reveals a lot about our personality traits. 

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15 Apr

Capital Bid By Pavey


Britain’s European 10,000m champion Jo Pavey will be the headline star at the eighth edition of the Bupa London 10,000 on Monday 25 May when some 12,000 people will race over a scenic 10km course around the historic streets of the capital.

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15 Apr

Chase The World With Coulthard

Wings for LifeA series of high-profile names, including David Coulthard and US off-road truck champion Ricky Johnson have committed to being part of the 35 Catcher Car drives that will chase competitors in the Wings for Life World Run. The event, which will take place at the home of British motorsport racing, Silverstone, is scheduled for Sunday 3 May. 

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13 Apr

Steel Shines In Ireland

Gemma SteelGemma Steel continued her ascent into the top bracket of distance runners by taking first place at Saturday’s (11 April) SPAR Great Ireland Run 10K. Victory for Steel - who also tasted success at the event in 2012 - meant Fionnuala Britton was unable to triumph on home soil. 

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