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Organisers battle to stage #Rochdale event in October. https://t.co/fVnSEAROBR
7/7
2020
Hull is a hotspot as #notparkrun looks to fill the gap https://t.co/WI0SfA8xp3.@IGUNrunning's Shake Rattle & Roll Virtual 10K sees the community in action to support Darren & Mel Wilkinson. https://t.co/gOlf5AR5Pv
7/6
2020
Vegan diet powers Lisa Gawthorne to top of @btrliverpool virtual race leaderboard across multi-distances but furthe… https://t.co/DmwnOW4KSo
7/2
2020
We preview #CityScramble Manchester, Leeds & Newcastle & GNR virtual 2020. Alan asks basic questions about virtual… https://t.co/lsiNNnJXr1After the success of #CityScramble in London, The Race Organiser rolls out the brilliant mash-up of virtual running… https://t.co/LxKo2eqUj8
7/1
2020
“So what exactly is our old school correspondent's beef with virtual racing?” https://t.co/StaH5TzQGX
6/30
2020
14,000 are already signed up for Great North Run Solo, now organisers are planning an official virtual Great North… https://t.co/F5ZJh7rvz0
6/29
2020
We dig into our advice archive to remind you why building core strength is a tried & trusted way of improving as a… https://t.co/Ey578WjEay
6/28
2020
Who should be top of the 2020 #LondonMarathon invitation list? Kipchoge? Kosgei? Farah? "No' says Chris Broadbent &… https://t.co/7C5tH5747s
6/27
2020
Berlin & New York are out for 2020 but #LondonMarathon is still standing https://t.co/WkEgzvEt2D.@seeyorkrunyork 's latest challenge has a summer seaside twist with visits to Scarborough, Saltburn & Blackpool. T… https://t.co/whLsCN0TNcThanks @GranadaReports @LiseMcNally for this piece! My challenge to run 1,204 miles for @chesterzoo 4 half marathon… https://t.co/4BVfWt9iph
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6/26
2020
“Patience is a much sought-after skill these days.” Advice from organisers as Berlin & New York 2020 cancel. https://t.co/kMr2p3VV7kThis is the time to record the grimmest days of lockdown at virtual GRIM Hair Day. As hairdressers get set to re-op… https://t.co/aHzlHQEJo2
6/25
2020
Run for your life, or at least a longer life! New research shows meeting the WHO's recommendation for physical exer… https://t.co/tCQm7TwyIO.@RothwellHarrier Craig Whitley's half marathon goes global & raises £4,000 for @stgemmashospice https://t.co/OIyOIT6Ppg
6/23
2020
Competitors aged 35 to over-75 years ran 5K time trials in the range of 14:41 to 48:00 in the 2020 British Masters… https://t.co/OgkSFXnOZO
6/22
2020
The renamed We Love OUR NHS Manchester 10K from @TheRunningBee has a new November date, a new course at Heaton Park… https://t.co/p8xviw3YGaUltra superhero @BrendanRendall has a new mission in 2020. The Manchester man is running a half marathon every day… https://t.co/inDqihaGV6
6/19
2020
In an announcement sure to lift the spirits of runners far beyond the Land of the Long White Cloud, parkrun has con… https://t.co/rQjV2PWeaGMaster athletes are the Benjamin Buttons of the running world. And they're showing their age defying abilities at t… https://t.co/mnO0SyGTBB
6/18
2020
We highlight up & coming Marsden Racers, offer classic nutrition advice & ponder the the post-pandemic running worl… https://t.co/M38CvblwRA
6/17
2020
Wearing a mask while running – we look at the pros & cons and dos & don'ts. https://t.co/t26B1ZeVV9It's round the world in 7 days as #inov8worldrunteam completes 25,000 miles & gives the inov8 Play Your Part campai… https://t.co/rJZ6Kljy8y
6/16
2020
Great Manchester Run joins the 2020 event casualty list. https://t.co/xABMGK1hgW https://t.co/6HWmvYBfl0The Great North Run 2020 has been cancelled. https://t.co/sQIACMBHOBKeep your hand in ahead of October's rescheduled @durhamcityrun – with this week's goody-packed virtual event. Dist… https://t.co/HS5R87ak5rThe 30 minute virtual run challenge from #RunTogether that brings you & your buddies together every weekend. https://t.co/GkLZhw6KrZ
6/15
2020
The world of running in the 2020s – what's it going to look like? https://t.co/fBEqXYlTaQ
6/14
2020
Virtual heritage 5K puts #EvertonFC on the map & supports @EITC's new mental wellbeing facility. https://t.co/DTIWsaRWhU
6/12
2020
Rewards galore as organisers aim for October date for #RochdaleHalfMarathon. £3,000 plus in individual & club prize… https://t.co/hfWmpTLjKC
6/11
2020
Young West Yorkshire club #MarsdenRacers are making an impact – regular lockdown activity, plogging & now with thei… https://t.co/H7eLRGuRJlIt's a Stravafest as 100,000 completed the virtual global relay MA RA TH ON last weekend; tech issues meant Kilian… https://t.co/POaLuVgm0V
6/10
2020
Phoenix Racing has set a fierce challenge on the Longest Day of the year. 24 individual mile runs on the hour every… https://t.co/4KkSTqDQg9.@the401challenge hero Ben Smith heads for the USA in 2021 to 'run a marathon in each USA state capital, cycling be… https://t.co/f7FHv5zWoU
6/9
2020
Mancunian Nathan Richardson is running to all 92 English league football grounds. He's supporting Mind & #SuperJoshhttps://t.co/pbgWWQRrxc
6/8
2020
We checked out runABC's advice archive – our classic nutrition tips still hold good... https://t.co/cAku1qcWqC
6/6
2020
“It means so much to me that we as a club & other clubs can come together to help those in need in unprecedented ti… https://t.co/zdRVsCvTt1
6/5
2020
There's disappointment from Chester to Hartlepool as organisers pull the plug on Race For Life 2020 events. Now Can… https://t.co/BR1ZwpmhuJSix people (staying 2m apart) can now meet in a group for training sessions. https://t.co/UHaflOmi1ROur lead story is BTR Liverpool's new 7-race virtual programme. Disappointment as Hull Marathon is cancelled. Fancy… https://t.co/JR0a4Ea8Gq400 runners in over 130 teams make @WallsendHAC's virtual relays a huge success. https://t.co/FmeKT1enYZ
6/4
2020
Today is Global Running Day. #Run1Tag1 to bring the world together. https://t.co/PiN39K5NLJMob matches are popular around the country in normal times now @crazylegsevents are aiming to generate friendly tea… https://t.co/5f04GCep96
6/3
2020
A free weekly timed 5k run - that's a good idea! Can virtual version help fill the gap? https://t.co/6g8cpS86q9Fancy a special challenge this weekend? Join Kipchoge & Bekele in the “MA RA TH ON” worldwide virtual relay. https://t.co/ZXQJrtmSEX
6/2
2020
The Magnificent 7! From 1 Mile to half marathon, @btrliverpool has great medal/T-shirt incentives for its 7-race vi… https://t.co/8Nswl4iquU
6/1
2020
Like many of us, runABC's Chris Broadbent is missing his club sessions. https://t.co/bBAGiTustf🇦🇺 Only 75 places on offer for this one! Registration will be a first come first served basis. Entry link live here… https://t.co/KIUcKi5c6G
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5/30
2020
Delayed roadworks & the possibility of a testing centre on the route plus concerns about volunteers means that… https://t.co/caCNSGMCAc
5/29
2020
Is fear of runners part of the new reality as we progress towards the post-lockdown world? https://t.co/PPCX2fARNy
5/28
2020
When parkrun returns "all events in a region will be required to start". parkrun suspension continues until the end… https://t.co/fDnzaUZbbdBlaydon Race still a hot ticket even in virtual format. https://t.co/DHsOvo0dZb https://t.co/6UvuRJbpdh
5/27
2020
Run for gifts at @IGUNrunning Running's Virtual Key Worker Kindness event & thank heroes you know 👏 https://t.co/MiAAUelbWd
5/26
2020
"Two's company, three's a crowd." England Athletics guidance update means one-to-one coaching, running in pairs & l… https://t.co/XN7jCDLmhDWear green tomorrow to remember Sean Coxhead at @seeyorkrunyork's #RibbonRun & support @macmillancancer https://t.co/zfrwxGmq2i
5/22
2020
We report from the virtual Run For The 96 & Gary Howells' heroic Brathay 10in10, preview Cheshire's 'back to basics… https://t.co/bFHD2n9n2P
5/21
2020
So how can we, as runners, bring more kindness into our socially distanced world this week? https://t.co/NYZmJsJ4e9
5/20
2020
Elite Boston runner aims to run the slowest possible mile. Our first question – WHY? https://t.co/e1SJyLUNykGary Howells is @BrathayEvents 10in10 virtual hero! His challenge ended with "a tired, aching body but a warm glow… https://t.co/iQSYyg6zvr
5/19
2020
Virtual action continues at @IGUNrunning as #grimjollyroger provides a fun weekend of "black & white T-shirts, legg… https://t.co/AlsFGFiFcz
5/18
2020
"It’s genuinely overwhelming that given these strange times & the pressures we're all facing, that so many people a… https://t.co/OQFXIrjAN8
5/16
2020
.@SPARDSAP teams up with @TheRunningBee to offer red letter day in #Preston on Sunday 25 October. Feature 10K plus… https://t.co/IzJwkC8BpD
5/15
2020
Is 'back to basics' approach to Essar Four Villages Half Marathon 2021 a sign of things to come? https://t.co/wJ0cgWYYiR
5/14
2020
The way we were! " It’s been a brilliant weekend of running in Sunderland." This time last year #runABC North repor… https://t.co/CpyklIb1vaAlways Aim High Events have all the bases covered with 6 great virtual challenges. 3k, 5k &10k kid's runs included. https://t.co/cORPfXAPCh
5/13
2020
London Marathon has been postponed until October & might have a different look & feel this year but the famous even… https://t.co/DAA180Iugl#Blackpool's Alex Dodd joins @BBCCasualty's 'Duffy' for 2020 Samarathon. https://t.co/s2xBVZh5SXJack and Grace with the T Shirts they designed for local running company It's Grim up North running @IGUNrunninghttps://t.co/W8wQMHSO0P
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5/12
2020
"Unlimited amounts of outdoor exercise", is the big change as lockdown restrictions ease a little. https://t.co/tpeNZlXVQDRunners mark VE Day celebrations with virtual challenges of all shapes & sizes. https://t.co/F8aikWuuSk
5/11
2020
Jenny Gillies is fortunate. Her rural home means the she is still able to access the countryside for her exercise r… https://t.co/bgwcbhG3Rp
5/10
2020
.@RVH_lancs, @SteelCtyStrider @wirralac & @salfordharriers make roll of honour at prestigious BMC Bannister Virtual… https://t.co/azwQOlBvBb
5/9
2020
Your local trails are calling for the #LakelandTrails & #inov8 Stay at Home Staveley event. https://t.co/0Tyr0aLTQ3
5/8
2020
North West runners disappointed that the 5 mile Bimble in the Park at Alexandra Park in June is cancelled can sign-… https://t.co/QTVItPZDxd
5/7
2020
Tour of Tameside & Durham City Runs go virtual. #GreatRunSolo is on the move. runABC's Christine calls for kindness… https://t.co/N6wkHZPRW4Alphabet Challenge from @seeyorkrunyork gets "an ‘A’ for organisation, effort & enthusiasm" as Rich Rex goes on a '… https://t.co/zg6unfcE4Z
5/6
2020
All star cast – including Paula Radcliffe, Daley Thompson & the Brownlees – wants you to join them for a great Octo… https://t.co/jjeLdqa3MO
5/5
2020
Organisers of the fearsome Barkley Marathons have put together the testing Great Virtual Race Across Tennessee. Joi… https://t.co/7ZsRJ9tWHGYou don't have to miss out on this North-West favourite in 2020. The Running Bee Foundation has replicated the… https://t.co/e3Y6yqLVfy
5/4
2020
runABC's Chris looks over his bookshelf to select 5 running favourites. https://t.co/wEtkUXkDYp https://t.co/h4iJ7B7Mx6
5/2
2020
England Athletics extends race suspension. https://t.co/g3lX6WPeOzGot involved with @BlythRC’s social distance running rock ‘thing’ today. I went looking for the stone in the area i… https://t.co/Liyn3W5dFz
Retweeted by runABC NorthMary Bear Taylor gets into character on her daily run to cheer up West Yorkshire town. https://t.co/p48P8VtRUU
5/1
2020
.@BrathayEvents 10in10 is the classic Lakes multiple-marathon event. Despite its 2020 postponement, @garyhowells45https://t.co/UMeymD2fsq
4/30
2020
Adam Holland claims the unofficial virtual world marathon record. Run For The 96 virtual is a winner. KISS for lock… https://t.co/aNCdm7ft8XIs kindness the casualty as lockdown tensions mount & judgment kicks in? https://t.co/7zFJ9FnlhK
4/29
2020
Last few places available for the British Miler's Club Bannister Virtual Mile. https://t.co/UyNcIThlUd
4/28
2020
The team at @seeyorkrunyork are being creative again with the Alphabet challenge. https://t.co/53tXGAzGxYThe streets of London are eerily quiet as Kipchoge, Bekele, Kosgei, the 'running doctor' & 45,000 others miss out. https://t.co/2TH3r9yw35
4/27
2020
The 'flesh & blood' @Sunderland10K has been re-scheduled until September but you can still get a May race fix (with… https://t.co/OhDgk2YCTn
4/26
2020
Sri Chinmoy's 5k series with a global theme of 'Oneness & Peace' attracts worldwide interest. https://t.co/olpKkhIIRC
4/25
2020
Organisers report a huge entry for @btrliverpool's Run for the 96 Virtual 5K as local & international interest kick… https://t.co/TVa92eMKJKCoach Alan advises how you can stay within the lockdown rules. Plus we suggests some sessions to add interest to yo… https://t.co/9Ie8DNAcAaCoach Alan advises how you can stay within the lockdown rules. Plus we suggest some sessions to add interest to you… https://t.co/odLQ9KW94K
4/24
2020
YOU have been picked for the UK team for the big Four Nations challenge... https://t.co/a8X0hDI5s9
4/23
2020
parkrun return still a long way off. https://t.co/CrSZ7fUW9eLondon Marathon relocates to #Skipton as Wonder Woman plans to slam coronavirus for @Sarcoma_UK https://t.co/ODeWjQf45G
4/22
2020

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