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Dibaba - This Win Is For Manchester Tirunesh Dibaba dedicated her fourth Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run victory to the people of the city as thousands came out to support runners on an emotional and poignant day in Manchester Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run - Statement Following consultation with the Greater Manchester Police and Manchester City Council, the Great Run Company can confirm that the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run events on Sunday 28 May will go ahead as planned. Shinty Player to Take On Great Women's Run for B-eat Alison MacVicar is recovering from an illness that has blighted her life for six years, and says running has helped to put her on the right path. Less Than 800 Places Left For Birmingham Marathon With 21 weeks to go until the first Birmingham International Marathon takes to the city streets it has been revealed fewer than 800 general entry places are now available. History Made As Thousands Run Through Heart Of Scotland THE heart of Scotland was transformed into a festival of running as thousands of people took on a range of distances as part of the historic first-ever Stirling Scottish Marathon 7,000 Set To Run Through The Heart Of Scotland The starting pistol will fire on the inaugural Stirling Scottish Marathon on Sunday which features a scenic route, which finishes beneath the imposing ramparts of Stirling Castle, in City Park Former Scottish Football Star To Run In Aberdeen Ian Wilson has swapped his football boots for his running shoes and is getting ready to join thousands of participants at the inaugural Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run. Great North Run Global Challenge Back For 2017 Organisers of the Simplyhealth Great North Run are looking to build on a record breaking achievement at the world’s biggest half marathon. Running is therapy for Helen Helen takes on her 6th Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run whilst suffering from terminal cancer 'Amazing Generosity' Gets Vicki Back To Full Fitness Vicki Provan suffered a full kidney failure in 2011 and was on dialysis for four years, before a living donor came forward and donated a kidney - now she takes on this weekend's Great Stirling 5k