Great Run News

BCC Staff to Take On Great Bristol 10k Bristol City Council are today launching a Partnership with Great Run, on a campaign to encourage their employees into activity with the focus on sustaining long-term physical and mental well-being. Great Run Company voted best UK event organiser Great North Run takes best Flagship Event, with five other Great Run events placing in top ten Love Running Celebrate 300 Strong Team On a warm sunny May morning College Green in Bristol began to fill up with red. It trickled at first, but then suddenly, out of nowhere, hundreds of bleary-eyed people began congregating, wearing their ‘uniform’, and many beginning the sudden realisa 13,000 Complete Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k 13,000 runners of all abilities rose to the challenge when they conquered the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k on Sunday. Lord Mayor And Universities Set For Great Bristol 10k The Lord Mayor of Bristol and over 900 university students and staff will be among the 13,000 people who are set to take on their own challenge this weekend at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k. Team To Run Bristol 10k In Memory Of Fundraiser Len Local independent stroke support charity, Bristol After Stroke, has put together a team of runners for this year’s Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10K in memory of regular service user and volunteer, Len Osgood. Megan's Bristol 10k After Blogging Brave Cancer Battle Megan Bassett blogged and honest and frank account of being diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma at just 26-years-old and has signed up to run the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k after being told she is now cancer free. Influencers And Runners Launch Great Bristol 10k Four popular influencers joined an audience of inspiring runners to officially launch the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k and Half Marathon, the two exciting and long-standing running events in the city. A New Type of 'Course' Work... University challenge will take on a whole new meaning this year after two of Bristol's academic institutions signed up to encourage staff, students and alumni to get active at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10K.