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iol.co.za
A record on the cards for Cape Town Marathon?and British Capetonian Tish Jones, who used their 2016 wins at Cape Town to gai
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
and British Capetonian Tish Jones, who used their 2016 wins at Cape Town to gain invitations as elite athletes into the London Marathon, where they both excelled. Both will be focused on retaining their titles in September. Negewo’s 2:08.41... Read more
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Daily Record
Hero award for mum who raised £10,000 for cancer charitiesGold Awards. She has also completed the London to Paris Charity Cycle Challenge
Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
Gold Awards. She has also completed the London to Paris Charity Cycle Challenge and is currently training for next year’s London Marathon for TCT. Audrey said: “I can’t believe I have won this amazing Local Hero Award which I had no idea my... Read more
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guardian-series
Former boxer Michael Watson is still fighting for justice six months after savage acid attack and carjackingto live, let alone make a miraculous recovery. He would go on to capture the h
guardian-series / Posted 14 hours ago
to live, let alone make a miraculous recovery. He would go on to capture the hearts and minds of the nation finishing the London Marathon in 2003. Sitting at his home in Chingford, surrounded by remnants of his boxing heyday, Michael said he... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Mother who knows the heartache of miscarriage to run the London Marathon for charity. Hayley Smith with her son Harry. Picture: Hayley Smith The early morning run
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Hayley Smith with her son Harry. Picture: Hayley Smith The early morning runs, aching limbs and blisters will not stop Hayley Smith, who is determined to run the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Mother who knows the heartache of miscarriage to run the London Marathon for charity. Hayley Smith with her son Harry. Picture: Hayley Smith The early morning run
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 hours ago
Hayley Smith with her son Harry. Picture: Hayley Smith The early morning runs, aching limbs and blisters will not stop Hayley Smith, who is determined to run the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
London Classics ultimate sporting challenge launcheswho is brave enough to take it on. You don't have to do all of the events in o
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 16 hours ago
who is brave enough to take it on. You don't have to do all of the events in one year, as anyone who has completed the London Marathon since 1981 or cycled the RideLondon-Surrey 100 since it launched in 2013 can enter. The first chance to... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Hot to trot as running club celebrates 10th anniversaryclubs." Members now include winners of the Run Herts Division 3 Midweek Road R
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
clubs." Members now include winners of the Run Herts Division 3 Midweek Road Race League for 2017, 25 participants of the London Marathon and Andy Jordan, who won the Crawley 24-hour ultra-marathon. The club challenges runners to train in... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Beckham brands wife Victoria a ‘k***’ after she posts embarrassing video of himfather David Beckham (2nd L) and mother Victoria Beckham after taking part in t
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
father David Beckham (2nd L) and mother Victoria Beckham after taking part in the junior marathon during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015 in London, England Steve Bardens/Getty Images David Beckham with Romeo (R), Harper and... Read more
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express
Fresh fears for children of alcoholics as MP claims government is backtracking on pledgehealth secretary "I sincerely hope the new minister is not rowing back on the
express / Posted 4 days ago
health secretary "I sincerely hope the new minister is not rowing back on the commitment.” In April Mr Ashworth ran the London Marathon in aid of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (Nacoa). Earlier this year, the Sunday Express... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Eliud Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonclose to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focussing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Neil Featherby: The run-walk debate has certainly got people going this weekthemselves into the best shape possible before taking part in a race. He also
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
themselves into the best shape possible before taking part in a race. He also quoted the legend that is Steve Jones (1985 London Marathon winner and former World Marathon record holder) saying many have completed a marathon, but you can only say... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
North Yarmouth native returning to defend Beach to Beacon 10K titlerace, breaking the tape nearly a minute ahead of her closest challenger. She c
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
race, breaking the tape nearly a minute ahead of her closest challenger. She clocked an impressive 2:17:01 in winning the London Marathon last spring. Keitany will have stiff competition from Marblehead, Massachusetts native Flanagan, a Beach to... Read more
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The Star
Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonclose to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focussing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Athletics: Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonclose to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focusing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonclose to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focussing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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EuroNews
Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonagonisingly close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
agonisingly close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focussing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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dna
Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathonclose to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted
dna / Posted 6 days ago
close to breaking the two-hour barrier at Monza in May. The 32-year-old opted out of defending his title at the London Marathon in April and will also miss the August world championships in London after focussing on the Nike Breaking2... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Welwyn Hatfield Times Community Awards finalists announcedlast Friday of every month. •Abbie Hackworth - see Charity Champions category
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 6 days ago
last Friday of every month. •Abbie Hackworth - see Charity Champions category •Liam Kelly, 49, of Brookmans Park, ran the London Marathon this year for Asthma UK. It is the sixth year that he has completed the marathon. Liam has had asthma since... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Celebrations as Harpenden 
Arrows reach anniversary2017, with both mens’ and women’s individual winners Paul Goodwin and Laura Hic
Herts Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
2017, with both mens’ and women’s individual winners Paul Goodwin and Laura Hicks. They also had 25 compete in the Virgin London Marathon while Andy Jordan clocked up 137.5 miles to finish fourth in the open category at the Belfast 24-hour Ultra... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape Town Marathon a 'must run' for Africa's elite2:08:41. Negewo’s time met the IAAF gold standard qualification, and earned him
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
2:08:41. Negewo’s time met the IAAF gold standard qualification, and earned him a place in the elite field in this year’s London Marathon, where he ran a credible 7th in 2:10:04 in April. Cape Town resident and British athlete, Tish Jones, won an... Read more
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asianage
Ready for the royalssays, “We have had a history of association with the British Asian Trust founde
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
says, “We have had a history of association with the British Asian Trust founded by Prince Charles and they also held the London Marathon once in support of Childline India. So we were naturally on their radar. We are an emergency response service... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Running blog: why finishing your marathon is more important than your running speedbe judged, never mind how gruelling the event was or whether the person asking
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
be judged, never mind how gruelling the event was or whether the person asking me had even taken part! My time for the London Marathon was much slower than those I knew who had previously completed the iconic race, but I was happy that I had... Read more
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Daily Star
Meet the STUNNING babes running for Miss Universe Great BritainBlake is in the process of launching her own product line INSTAGRAMATHLETIC: S
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Blake is in the process of launching her own product line INSTAGRAMATHLETIC: She also likes to run and participated in the London Marathon She loves running and has participated in the London Marathon and half marathons to push herself and train... Read more
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Spalding Today
Whaplode St Catherine runner’s northern soul for needy childrenwhy I started doing ultramarathons (any marathon longer than the traditional 26
Spalding Today / Posted 11 days ago
why I started doing ultramarathons (any marathon longer than the traditional 26.2-mile distance).” Just like the London Marathon, which Diane ran last year, the Great North Run will feature celebrities like physicist Professor Brian Cox,... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Brave Daniel defies doctors’ expectations to saddle up for Riding for the Disabled in Suttonoverwhelmed by Daniel’s ambition to raise money for us. This is a huge undertak
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
overwhelmed by Daniel’s ambition to raise money for us. This is a huge undertaking for him – it would be like running the London Marathon for most of us. He has made so much progress and we will all be there supporting him on 15th July.” Daniel’s... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Gary McKee's Marathon Man ale keeps on runningCancer Support in memory of his father who, after surviving a battle with cance
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 13 days ago
Cancer Support in memory of his father who, after surviving a battle with cancer, died from an unrelated illness in 2003. The father-of-three finished his mammoth challenge with the London Marathon in April and has raised more th... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Gary McKee's Marathon Man ale keeps on runningCancer Support in memory of his father who, after surviving a battle with cance
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 days ago
Cancer Support in memory of his father who, after surviving a battle with cancer, died from an unrelated illness in 2003. The father-of-three finished his mammoth challenge with the London Marathon in April and has raised more th... Read more
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Daily Mail
How it feels when 'the other half of you' dies as a twinis acutely aware of her loss. With immense effort she has managed to find ways
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
is acutely aware of her loss. With immense effort she has managed to find ways to cope (she recently ran the London Marathon to raise money for the Dreams Come True charity, which helped the family) but she’s conscious that for Mia,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Diana was the original trendsetter for SupergaClassics costing £50 have been spotted on Kate when the royal opts for more cas
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Classics costing £50 have been spotted on Kate when the royal opts for more casual ensembles including the run up to the London Marathon in April (pictured) Kate often opts for her sneakers when choosing to wear jeans and on off-duty days.... Read more
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Spalding Today
Students were touched by moving storiesSarah spoke bravely about her experiences. The second recipient was staff memb
Spalding Today / Posted 15 days ago
Sarah spoke bravely about her experiences. The second recipient was staff member Chris Crane, who recently completed the London Marathon on behalf of Asthma UK. Mr Crane talked to the students about the resilience required and encouraged the... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian Iraq veteran's royal date to thank charityfor Egremont ahead of the London Olympic games, since 2011. Blind Veterans UK
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
for Egremont ahead of the London Olympic games, since 2011. Blind Veterans UK has helped Darren to complete both the London Marathon and Brighton Half Marathon as well as three 100km walks, the Great Cumbrian Run and a stretch of Hadrian's... Read more
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dna
Britain’s Olympic champion Mo Farah sick of doping allegationsissue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of
dna / Posted 16 days ago
issue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of a controversial substance prior to the 2014 London Marathon but it was not adequately recorded. The long-distance runner said he would not be racing in the 1,500m event... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Mo Farah 'sick' of doping allegationsissue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of
Reuters Sports News / Posted 16 days ago
issue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of a controversial substance prior to the 2014 London Marathon but it was not adequately recorded. The long-distance runner said he would not be racing in the 1,500m event... Read more
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EuroNews
Mo Farah 'sick' of doping allegationsissue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
issue re-appeared in April after a doctor said that he injected a legal dose of a controversial substance prior to the 2014 London Marathon but it was not adequately recorded. The long-distance runner said he would not be racing in the 1,500m event... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Weir full of emotion as he wins last track race of his career| The career of David Weir The career of David Weir Competes at the Atlanta P
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
| The career of David Weir The career of David Weir Competes at the Atlanta Paralympics, aged 17. Wins his first London Marathon. Wins two medals at the Athens Paralympics. Wins three medals at the European Championships in... Read more
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walesonline
Cancer patient lost his accent after being left unable to speakon Thursday he was named their volunteer of the year. Kevin has been a member
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
on Thursday he was named their volunteer of the year. Kevin has been a member of the Swansea Sing With Us choir, run the London Marathon, the Cardiff World Half Marathon, and completed the charity’s annual Goodnight Walks. His first walk was in... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Neil Featherby: The running boom continues but foundations were laid by one man...which used to start on the Green at Trowse which in truth was the grounding for
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
which used to start on the Green at Trowse which in truth was the grounding for all those other events. After the first London Marathon in 1981, Mike was approached by a charity to organise a marathon which started in Kelling and finished at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eliud Kipchoge Sets Sights On World Recordcame close to breaking compatriot Dennis Kimetto's World record, missing it by
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
came close to breaking compatriot Dennis Kimetto's World record, missing it by eight seconds when he won last year's London Marathon in a Course Record time of 2 hours, 03 minutes and 05 seconds. Kimetto set the World Record on the renowned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kipchoge Targets World Record in Berlina marathon under two hours three minutes, timing 2:02:57 in 2014. Kipchoge cam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
a marathon under two hours three minutes, timing 2:02:57 in 2014. Kipchoge came close to lowering the record during the London Marathon in 2:03:05, coming only eight seconds shy of Kimetto's record. He famously looked at the screen and smiled in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Trackside: Mellor Edges to 10k winat the recent Podium 5k in Lancashire, Mellor continues to impress following a
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
at the recent Podium 5k in Lancashire, Mellor continues to impress following a disappointing run at the Virgin Money London Marathon in April. The 30-year-old will now turn his attention to the Berlin Marathon in September hoping to improve... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Harry begins a two day visit to Leedspraised the work of the City and the Leeds Community Foundation in focusing on
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
praised the work of the City and the Leeds Community Foundation in focusing on mental health Since the London Marathon two months ago, I have spoken to many people who now feel able to reach out to family, friends and colleagues... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Iraq veteran’s royal meeting at top flower showa postman, and I was in hospital for four months with the brain tumour. Since
Whitehaven News / Posted 21 days ago
a postman, and I was in hospital for four months with the brain tumour. Since losing his sight, he has completed both the London Marathon and Brighton Half Marathon and will attempt the Cardiff Half Marathon. He said: “Blind Veterans UK has given... Read more
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Marie Claire
This Will Be Prince Harry's First Official Role During A State VisitWords by Jadie Troy-Pryde Prince Harry has been working extremely hard this ye
Marie Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Words by Jadie Troy-Pryde Prince Harry has been working extremely hard this year. In the run up to the London marathon, he raised awareness of mental health charity, Heads Together, with his brother, Prince William, and sister-in-law, Kate... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Beckham praises ‘amazing wife’ Victoria on anniversaryfather David Beckham (2nd L) and mother Victoria Beckham after taking part in t
Evening Standard / Posted 22 days ago
father David Beckham (2nd L) and mother Victoria Beckham after taking part in the junior marathon during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015 in London, England Steve Bardens/Getty Images David Beckham with Romeo (R), Harper and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Wheelchair racer Tatyna McFadden wins 7th straight Peachtreenext year. The 27-year-old continues her impressive streak including the Bosto
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
next year. The 27-year-old continues her impressive streak including the Boston Marathon, the New York Marathon, and the London Marathon. She was joined in the winner's circle by men's wheelchair winner Daniel Romanchuk. The 18-year-old took 1st... Read more
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Spalding Today
Sutton Bridge marathon dad spreads word for obstacle course racethe organisers of UVenture which said that they were looking for ambassadors to
Spalding Today / Posted 24 days ago
the organisers of UVenture which said that they were looking for ambassadors to promote the race.” Adrian, who ran the London Marathon in April for Asthma UK and posted a time of 5 hours, 40 minutes and 21 seconds, described UVenture as a “form... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Latest positive steps for Isle of Wight fundraiser Victoria Colesand bone-strengthening treatments. Since her diagnosis, she has taken part in
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 24 days ago
and bone-strengthening treatments. Since her diagnosis, she has taken part in a range of charity events, including the London Marathon. She has been spurred on further after losing her friends, Alex Milligan, 30, of Portsmouth, to leukaemia... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kirk Douglas, 100, takes a relaxed stroll in Beverly Hillsher ironing Love Island's Tyla Car appeared on First Dates last year Playful
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
her ironing Love Island's Tyla Car appeared on First Dates last year Playful Prince Harry squirts water at William during London Marathon Prince Harry's prank on school boy in Nottingham backfires Tom Parker Bowles opens up about his mum Camilla... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jada Pinkett Smith steps out floral for the premiere of Girls TripDom Susanna calls out 'jealous' Piers for slamming Kate Beckinsale Playful Pr
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Dom Susanna calls out 'jealous' Piers for slamming Kate Beckinsale Playful Prince Harry squirts water at William during London Marathon Celebrating something, ladies? As James Stunt leaves her... SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Conservation charity... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emma Stone dons clinging leggings after Pilates class in LAat wedding Jess creates tension as she chooses to couple up with Dom Playful
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
at wedding Jess creates tension as she chooses to couple up with Dom Playful Prince Harry squirts water at William during London Marathon Susanna calls out 'jealous' Piers for slamming Kate Beckinsale Celebrating something, ladies? As James... Read more
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