25 Sep

The ups and downs of ultra running

runners at comrades marathon

The Comrades Marathon is the world’s largest and oldest ultra marathon with a distance of about 89km. This fantastic event takes place every year in the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa between Durban and Pietermaritzburg. The direction of the race changes every year, alternating between the ‘up run’ (87km) starting from Durban and the ‘down run’ (89km) starting from Pietermaritzburg.

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19 Sep

Commonwealth champion Michael Shelley star attraction at Kew Gardens 10K

Michael Shelley: Kew Gardens 10K winner 2018

Australian endurance athlete Michael Shelley (pictured above) was the star attraction at realbuzz Richmond RUNFEST as he took the Kew Gardens 10K by storm on Saturday (15 September). More than 3,000 runners took part in the Peter Pan-themed event that acts as the curtain raiser for one of London's biggest and best multi-race weekend running festivals.

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18 Sep

More than 4,000 runners support Intersport Run Reigate 2018

Intersport Run Reigate 2018

There were 4,000 finishers in the four race programme that brought Intersport Run Reigate back to Priory Park on Sunday (16 September) for a fifth successful year. This represents an increase of more than 1,000 participants for the multi-award winning event, voted UK’s Best Half Marathon at The Running Awards 2017 and silver medal winners in 2018.

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17 Sep

Race to your next PB

runner on the beach moving smoothly

You’ve picked the race. You’re doing the training. The big day is coming up fast. For some of us, taking part in a race is enough. We are happy to be a part of something bigger than our individual training sessions, to be running alongside hundreds of others and to be enjoying that feeling of camaraderie.

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