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13 Jun

A Towering Success

Saturday (10 June) saw Threshold Events add Race To The Tower to their award winning race series, which includes Race To The King (52 miles) and Race To The Stones (100km). The 52-mile double marathon took place on the Cotswold Way, starting at Stroud before passing through quintessentially English villages, historic woodland and ancient burial mounds, to finish at the folly of Broadway Tower in Worcestershire.

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13 Jun

Heather Fell Sounds The Bell

There were unattached winners in both main categories in the fifth Chew Valley 10K from Bishop Sutton village hall on Sunday (11 June). Graham Wadsworth enjoyed a rare outing to take the men's trophy and Victoria Baker was equally dominant in the women's race in another sold out event in the North Somerset village of Bishop Sutton.

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9 Jun

Ultra Runners Rave About Endure24

Endure24 Ultra group

Running really has made enormous progress since it was used as a punishment for miscreants in schools. These days there are events and distances for everyone, with or without natural or manmade obstacles, but just when you thought you had seen it all along comes an innovative event that stands out from the crowd like Mizuno Endure24 starting on Saturday (10 June).

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8 Jun

Still Time To Be In Berlin

There is still time to secure a place at this year’s BMW Berlin Marathon. With an incredible atmosphere set in such an iconic and historical city, you can be right in the heart of the excitement as you join over 40,000 runners for the 44th edition of the race, which takes place on 24 September.

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5 Jun

Poole Party Gatecrashed

Poole Festival 10k

They know how to party down in Poole and the annual Festival of Running is a joyous event. Although the home clubs ran away with the team prizes in the flagship 10k race that anchors the whole weekend, visitors from neighbouring Bournemouth and leafy London Borough Harrow claimed the top individual prizes.

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