Fun Run

The Magic of the 2014 London Marathon, Starring 35,000 Heroes

Alex Jones | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Jones

There are no prizes for identifying the headline act in the 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon. Double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah will compete in his first full marathon, having run half the course in 2013 to assess the route and the environment.

What Do You Call 2,000 Santas?

Asa Bennett | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Asa Bennett

It's Sunday morning and I'm standing in a park gazing at a sea of red and white. Hundreds, nay thousands, are dashing around all dressed as Santa - and I'm one of them. Have I gone mad? You may think that from my straggly white beard and ill-fitting jacket.

How to Avoid Running Dry for Good Causes

Zahra Razavi | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

My personal approach to running is only to do it if someone's chasing you, but many are much more driven, and even the intense heat, potential for sweat-soaked clothing and sunburnt shoulders isn't enough to keep them away. While some enjoy summer runs and all they entail, many do it for a good cause - like organised runs in aid of different charities.

Santa Clause Is Running To Town

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.12.2011 | UK

Around 1600 charity runners dressed as Santa Claus took part in the Disability Snowport UK fun run in Battersea Park. The 6 kilometre run raises f...