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Join Hundreds In The Bristol Arcadis Business Challenge Two hundred runners from fifteen teams have already entered the Arcadis Business Challenge at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon Mark's Great South Run After Receiving Kidney From Wife Mark Hamson suffered from kidney failure and received a life saving transplant from his own wife. He will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run to thank the hospital that provided him with the operation. Sean Signs Up For Bristol Half After Dropping 8 Stone Rugby player Sean Underwood will take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon after shedding 8 stone in 18 months Eddie's Ready To Fly Flag For Malawi Eddie Ware will fly the flag for the African country of Malawi, having answered the call to find a runner from every United Nations member state as part of the Great World Run initiative David Takes To North 5k After Losing 17 STONE David Hudson lost a huge 17 stone and transformed himself into an avid runner. He will take on the Simplyhealth Great North 5k on Saturday 9 September. Matt Takes On Great North Run As Part Of Bucket List Matthew Hadden had his leg amputated after being diagnosed with cancer will embark on a huge challenge by taking on the Simplyhealth Great North Run with his mum and sister as part of his bucket list Brendan Foster Added To 2022 Birmingham Bid Team Commonwealth Champion and legendary long-distance athlete, Brendan Foster CBE, is today announced as the latest addition to the Birmingham 2022 Bid team Mum To Run In Aberdeen After Surviving Cancer Battle Fraserburgh mum Sarah Dalgarno is ready to tackle her first half marathon after successfully battling against major illness. First-Time Runner Fundraising For Disability Shetland Shetlander Holly Jamieson has never been a runner but the 22 year-old from the small island of Walsay is prepared to push herself through the pain barrier for the benefit of less fortunate members of her community. Marathon Effort For Paralympian Darren Celebrated British Paralympian will be taking part in the inaugural Birmingham International Marathon on Sunday, 15 October