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Grinch To Make Last Appearance In Birmingham He has been a fixture at Great Run events in Birmingham over the last couple of years, but The Grinch is officially retiring following October’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run. Arcadis Are In It To Win It In Birmingham Arcadis has laid down the gauntlet to the city’s corporate community after becoming title sponsor of the Business Challenge at this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run Race On To Find Midlands' Fastest Businesses The hunt is on to find the Midlands’ fittest and fastest businesses at this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run Laura Goes Back To Her Roots For Half Marathon A sports charity worker who hails from Worcestershire but now lives in South America will be returning to her Midlands roots to take part in this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run First-Ever Birmingham Marathon Reaches Entry Limit The first ever Birmingham International Marathon has now officially FILLED all general entry places after an overwhelming response from runners across the UK and beyond. Couple’s 10,000-Mile Trek To First Birmingham Marathon RUNNING’S coming home – and so are the two honorary Brummies making the staggering 10,000-mile round trip to take on the inaugural Birmingham International Marathon. 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 THSH Staff in Tune for Birmingham Business Challenge The city’s Town Hall & Symphony Hall staff are being encouraged to keep their work-life balance in harmony – by entering the PKF Cooper Parry Business Challenge at the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k. GREAT RUN ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH ARCADIS Newly designated UK Superbrand, Arcadis, has teamed up with the UK’s biggest mass participation running series, Great Run, to become the official City Development Partner in four of their key cities across the UK. Minnows Eyeing More Shocks at The Ding Dong Derby Cup! A season of seismic cup shocks could produce further giant-killing acts – at the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k.