Great Run News

A Woman Is Set To Run To Honour The Memory Of Her Mum A Ryde woman is set to run 10 miles in memory of her mother who tragically passed away 10 years ago. Little Maya is determined to run in Portsmouth A 3-year-old girl from Portsmouth will run the Simplyhealth Mini Great South Run to celebrate how far she’s come and to raise much needed funds for charity. A boy with autism is set for the Great Junior South Run Sam Kift, who has autism, will run at the Simplyhealth Great Junior South Run to raise money for The National Autistic Society and the St John’s project at his school. Alec’s First Great South Run In Memory Of His Dad A Reading man will be taking part in a 10 mile challenge this October to repeat his father’s achievements and run in his memory. Peak Retreats' South Run For Late Colleague A group of employees from a ski tour operator are set to take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run in memory of their colleague Valerie Fouger who died of a brain tumour. JACE’S RUN WITH THE HOPE TO BE ABLE TO WALK UNAIDED A young boy will take part in his first running event to raise funds for an operation which would prevent him becoming wheelchair bound. LUCY’S HOPE TO WALK AGAIN THROUGH GREAT SOUTH RUN A woman who was diagnosed with a rare spinal cord condition that has left her paralysed for the last 14 years will support a team of runners who will take part in the Simplyhealth Great South Run to raise money to help her walk again. PHIL AIMS FOR HIS FINAL EVENT IN PORTSMOUTH A five-time marathon runner who had his life turned upside down when he was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease will take part in the Simplyhealth Great South Run in a wheelchair to raise awareness of the condition. 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.