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29 Apr

Runner’s Guide To London

Runner's Guide to London cover

Visitors and residents alike must have been moved and inspired in equal measure by the speed, courage and sheer persistence of competitors in the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday (24 April). Following 30,000 others around the capital on marathon day is one thing but for the rest of the year you need the Runner’s Guide to London.

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25 Apr

Rush Is On To Enter Macmillan Adrenaline Races

action from the Adrenaline Rush

Macmillan Cancer Support is all about removing obstacles to ensure that anyone with a cancer diagnosis and those nearest to them can get the support they need. The Macmillan Adrenaline Rush is an obstacle race series that enables entrants to raise funds for this vital work while having the time of their lives. Now the series comes to London with new locations, obstacles and a Young Rushers race.

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24 Apr

Kipchoge Is King

Eliud Kipchoge

2016 proved to be a dramatic renewal of the Virgin Money London Marathon. There was controversy in the women's race when Jemima Sumgong fell heavily at mile 22; the 31-year-old Kenyan recovered to finish in 2:22:58 ahead of defending champion Tigist Tufa. However Sumgong's courage couldn't overshadow possibly the greatest performance in distance running history.

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