Great Run News

Son's Life-Saving Operation Inspires Mum to Run A mum from Rugeley, whose son was diagnosed with a rare condition affecting his skull growth, will be running this year’s Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run on Sunday 13 October to raise money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Only 100 Places Remaining At Great East Run Hugely popular half marathon looks set to sell out for the third year in a row New Event Village For Saturday Great North Run Events Soak up the atmosphere of the biggest celebration of sport in the North East in our open air event village at this year’s Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great North Run Daughter Tackling Great Birmingham Run in Memory of Dad The daughter of a Midlands kayaker who tragically died during a race off the Dorset coast will be taking on the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run to raise funds for the RNLI. Hannah Russell to Run Great North Run Bestselling Yorkshire children’s author Hannah Russell is taking on the Simplyhealth Great North Run on Sunday 8 September to raise funds for international animal welfare charity, Brooke,. Usingh to 'Bolt' 7,000 Miles to Great Birmingham Run A Walsall man is prepared to ‘Bolt’ over 7,000 miles to join a childhood hero at the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run start-line as his epic year of fundraising reaches an exhausting conclusion. Final Countdown To Great Aberdeen Run Underway Kyle Greig, Corporate Wellness Manager at Aberdeen Sports Village, running coach, GB International athlete and Great Aberdeen Run podium finisher, is encouraging people to sign up for the Great Aberdeen Run. Runners On Journey To Half Marathon Ambition The participants in the Simplyhealth Great East Run Outreach Programme are currently receiving expert coaching as they prepare to take on Suffolk’s greatest half marathon on Sunday 22 September along with 4,000 fellow runners Shoppers Get That Finish Line Feeling In Aberdeen A section of the Granite City’s bustling streets was transformed into a Great Run finish line - complete with gantry, a pounding soundtrack and a stretch of running track 13 Facts For 13 Miles Of The Great Birmingham Run Route takes in the best of the city centre and south Birmingham.