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Chelmsford Runner Raising Funds For Revitalise 28 year-old charity worker Mark Drain from Chelmsford took on the Simplyhealth Great Newham 10K on Sunday to raise funds for Revitalise Jo Pavey joins 10,000 runners in the Capital Pavey, who won the 10,000m gold medal at the 2014 European Championships, was an honorary guest for this year’s Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run alongside the Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales and Chairman of the Great Run Series, Brendan Foster. Newham Ready For 10,000 Runners The Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run returns to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Sunday, 2 July for one of London’s most anticipated mass participation events. Pavey Gets Families Running Together We met up with five-time Olympian Jo Pavey ahead of the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run Leyton Runner On Journey Towards Better Mental Health The beginning of the journey to better mental health was only a few 10k’s away for local runner Chris Reid, 19. Coming home to run A former Forest Gate resident is set to travel across the world to race in the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run at the London Stadium this summer. Romford lifeguard takes up running at 57 Romford lifeguard Caroline Aylott, 57, will be celebrating with her new found love of running, as she prepares for the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run this July. Running community a ‘Sense of Togetherness’ at Newham The best thing about running in Newham is the community, and of course the brunch afterwards, according to local office worker Stella Boamah. Great Newham London Run hailed as a great success Over 17,000 thousand runners took to the track at the former Olympic Stadium today for the inaugural Morrisons Great Newham London Run. Kenyans Fastest in Great Newham London Run Team Relay It took four men to do it, but the Kenyan squad competing in the ground-breaking Morrisons Great Newham London Run 4 x ¼ Marathon Team Relay managed to better the individual world record for the classic 26.2 mile distance at the Queen Elizabeth Olymp