Great Run News

13,000 Runners Conquer A Challenge At Great Bristol 10k 13,000 runners of all abilities rose to the challenge when they conquered the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k on Sunday. Firefighters Set To Join 13,000 People For Bristol 10k 30 firefighters who are running the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k this weekend in full fire apparatus while carrying one of their ladders have met with the inspirational schoolgirl with cerebral palsy who they are fundraising for. Mayor Of Bristol To Guide Blind Runner At Bristol 10k Marvin Rees, the Mayor of Bristol, is to take part in the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k, acting as a guide for blind runner Chris Blackabee who helped set up a running community in the city for those with visual impairments. Anna's Cancer Journey Inspires Bristol 10k Run Anna Stark was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and will be running the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k to raise money for the cancer charity that supported her during her treatment. Sophie To Run Bristol 10k In Memory Of Younger Brother Sophie Webber will take on her first 10k run this spring at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k in memory of her brother Mitch who died age 19 after suffering from a muscle wasting disease. Ian's Bristol 10k While Fighting 11 Brain Tumours Father-of-five Ian Brown was diagnosed with terminal cancer and has vowed to run the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k to fundraise for charity despite having 11 brain tumours and only one lung. Mum's Account On Post-Natal Depression For Bristol 10k Mum-of-Two Jodi Dowse who battled post natal depression before embarking on ‘The Mother of all Challenges’ with Alex Jones has penned an honest account of how running helped her recovery before she takes on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k Winter Olympic Bronze Medalist To Start Bristol 10k 2018 Winter Olympic Bronze Medalist Dom Parsons will be the honorary starter of this year’s Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k. Michelle Runs Bristol 10k In Memory Of Younger Sister Michelle Peacock is set to take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k in memory of her younger sister Deb who she tragically lost to bowel cancer. Jockey Signs Up For Bristol 10k After Anorexia Battle Stable jockey Sally Nowell will take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol 10k on Sunday 13 May to raise awareness about eating disorders after she bravely battled anorexia over the last three years.