Great Run News

GB's Laura Muir Helps Launch Simplyhealth Canine Run Paws up. Who wants to take their human to the Simplyhealth Great South Run weekend? Team GB's elite runner Laura Muir launches inaugural Simplyhealth Canine Run Mum Signs Up For Great South Run Son's Death Age 21 Lucy Hooker will take on her first running challenge at the Simplyhealth Great South Run this year in memory of her son Sam who died of Leukaemia when he was just 21. Nigel Signs Up For South Run After Six Stone Loss Nigel Redman lost over six stone in just one year after a nightmare holiday left him being mocked by locals. He will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run after he used exercise to change his life. Adele's Great South While Dad Waits For New Kidney Adele Harper is set to run the Simplyhealth Great South Run to support the hospital that have been caring for her father while he waits for a kidney transplant. Mum's Baby's Premature Birth Inspires South Run Sign Up Sarah Davies will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 21 October after her baby daughter was born prematurely at just 25 weeks. Dad's Great South Run After Son's Leukaemia Battle Ben Slater will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 21 October to support the hospital ward that cared for his son Joseph when he was diagnosed with Leukaemia. Becky Sheds 5 Stone And Signs Up For South Run Becky Rogers shed five stone in preparation for her wedding is now set to take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run after always fearing she was too overweight to run. Sharon's Great South Run For Mental Health Awareness Sharon Healy started running to combat her depression and will take on a 10 mile challenge at the Simplyhealth Great South Run to raise awareness about mental health issues and to make a step towards living a more active life. Angela Enters South Run After Thyroid Cancer Battle Angela Mills will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run after she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at just 22-years-old Burgess Joins Pompey Runners To Launch South Run Portsmouth Football Club's Christian Burgess joined a team of runners from the club's official charity to launch the 2018 Simplyhealth Great South Run.