Adam 'Tango' Holland (pictured above #110) has recently returned from his latest mind boggling feat of endurance: the Lake Orta '10 in 10' in Italy. Britain's most prolific marathoner took the overall title with 30 hours 21 minutes 42 seconds for 10 marathons in 10 days but it was no walk in the park...
One of our favourite smaller races takes place this August Bank Holiday Monday (26 August). The Kings Head Canter 5K gallops into its 22nd year, with the same winning formula and old school values that brings runners back to the Sussex villages of Chiddingly and East Hoathly.
London: The largest city in Europe and home to eight and a half million people, so nowhere safe to run, right? Wrong! England's capital boasts 40% green space; more than any other city its size in the world and practically every resident lives within a mile of open space. You just need the help of running experts like Gareth and Ray of 1M2go to find the very best venues.
Records fell in bracing conditions at the Clacton-on-Sea Carnival Half Marathon and 10K races yesterday (Sunday 18 August). Despite a nagging breeze throughout the morning, there were course record times for Rachel Sweatt and Gavin Lewis over 13.1 miles and Laura Thomas in the 10K.
Greenham Trust has informed runABC South that the 2011 World Championship 1500m silver medallist, Hannah England, will be the guest of honour at their exciting Step Up 4 Good 10K. The fourth edition of this annual charity fundraiser will take place at one of the UK’s most prestigious racing venues, Newbury racecourse, on Sunday 13 October 2019.
With six weeks to go there is still just about time to secure a place on the start line for one of the biggest and best running weekends in Britain – the Windsor Running Festival next month. Read on for the latest news and entry details for this prestigious celebration of all that is great about having a lark in Windsor Great Park...
A traditional British seaside resort will host a popular half marathon and 10K road race on Sunday. Runners will be heading for the Clacton-on-Sea Carnival on Sunday (18 August), where the theme this year is 'Best of British'.
Organisers of the Salisbury 54321 Trail races easily surpassed their target of 1,000 finishers in the four running events that each enjoyed staggered starts from Salisbury Fire Station on Sunday (11 August). Numbers were evenly distributed among the 21K, 33K, 42K and 50K ultra-marathon events in pleasant running conditions.
Local hero, Ben Smith, of 401 marathons in 401 days fame, will be the star attraction at the 401 Festival of Running 2019 at Portishead, Bristol on Saturday 24 – Sunday 25 August. You can meet Ben and even emulate a fraction of his achievements by entering one or more of the four running events that add up to just one marathon at the 401 Festival of Running.
As the inaugural venue, Bushy parkrun became the first event in the world to reach 800 not out on Saturday (3 August). The occasion was celebrated by 1,459 parkrunners, with another round number of 50 indispensable volunteers.