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Wolves Race To Ding Dong Derby Cup Glory WOLVES are officially the whizzkids of West Midlands football – after racing to Ding Dong Derby Cup success at the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k. Keitany and Kipkirui Take Victories At Birmingham Kenyans Frankline Keitany and Caroline Kipkirui are the big winners in the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k Global Gathering at Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k This year’s biggest ever Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K proved to be a truly global gathering as thousands of people took part in the run that celebrated the city’s hopes of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Record Turnout For Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K A record number of participants of all abilities are getting their running shoes ready for this weekend’s biggest ever Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K Commonwealth Field Assembled For Birmingham The Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k will feature a stellar elite line-up to mark the city’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games Author To Represent Jamaica at 10k Commonwealth Run An international-award winning author will be displaying Jamaican national colours with pride at this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K featuring the Commonwealth Run. You Only Wing When You're Winning! Baggiebird and Albi won’t be in a ‘th-rush’ to get around the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k course – after vowing not to wing the 6.2-mile challenge. Commonwealth Runners Line Up for Great Birmingham 10k Meet four of the runners proudly representing their home nations as part of this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K featuring the Commonwealth Run. Parents Pay Back Children's Hospital at Birmingham 10k A kind-hearted couple whose son received heart surgery at Birmingham Children’s Hospital will be taking on the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K to say thank you for the hospital’s life-saving care. 200 Places Left In Present Day Wave For Birmingham There are fewer than 200 places left in the start wave dedicated to the biggest tunes since 2000; featuring everything from Adele to Beyonce and dozens of others in between