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Child Of Courage Ella Honoured At Sports Awards Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run regular Ella Chadwick has been recognised for her bravery by winning a Daily Mirror Pride of Sport Award. Claire Lomas Wins Pride of Sport Award Fundraiser Claire Lomas MBE has won a Daily Mirror Pride of Sport Award for her awe-inspiring Great North Run when she walked the world’s biggest half marathon over five days. Ian Sheds Seven Stone And Has Sights On Winter Run Ian Collins will run the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Winter Run after he managed to lose seven stone from ditching his sweet tooth and takeaway addiction. He took up running following the death of both of his parents. Karen Beats Breast Cancer And Signs Up To Winter Run Karen Gray will take on the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Winter Run after she was diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer. She's managed to turn her life around in her recovering by running. 2018 Junior and Mini Manchester Run Open For Entries The Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run, Manchester’s biggest children’s running event, will return to its city centre location on Sunday 20 May HSBC AND MAYOR'S MOVERS WINNERS OF BUSINESS CHALLENGE HSBC and The Mayor's Movers take top honours at Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run Business Challenge Amazing Claire Lomas Completes Her #10in24 Challenge Paralysed fundraiser Claire Lomas MBE has completed her toughest challenge to date at the Simplyhealth Great South Run, by walking the 10 miles over 24 hours in a bionic suit. Record-Breaker Steve To Take On Stirling Challenge Steve Edwards will take part in next year's Stirling Scottish Marathon as he eyes his next major milestone Portsmouth Hosts Over 20,000 For Great South Run It was a weekend to remember for Portsmouth and Southsea as the South coast played host to over 20,000 runners for the Simplyhealth Great South Run, the world’s leading 10-mile running event. SOUTH RUN SATURDAY EVENTS CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER The Simplyhealth Great South 5k and the Junior and Mini Great South Run events, which were scheduled to take place on Saturday 21 October have been cancelled.