Tag: Running

Wednesday Manchester Road Runner group. Image credit: Chris Rider.

“Be Bright” – Manchester Road Runners provide safety tips

With running safety being more important than ever, Chris Rider and John Cooper from The Manchester Road Runners have given […]

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“It’s fantastic” – Peel ParkRun very popular since September launch

A new Salford Peel Park run has been highly successful since its first event a few months ago. A total […]

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“Understanding barriers to physical activity was at the forefront of our minds, and safety is one of them.” Run the World, the new female running group in Monton

A female only running group in Monton have said they want to create a safe space for women to run. […]

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“It was one of them moments of sheer madness” – Quays Running Club member takes part in London Marathon

Last weekend Claire Farmer, member of Quays Running Club took part in the London Marathon after training for it three […]

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“We feel passionately that health and fitness are for everybody” – We Run Salford celebrates seventh anniversary

Salford women’s running group “We Run Salford” is celebrating seven years since its launch by getting back outdoors together after […]

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Salford hero running from Manchester to Liverpool for Cancer Research UK

A Salford man is running 46 miles from Manchester to Liverpool to raise money for Cancer Research UK. One in […]

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“Everyone’s doing 5K runs, 10K run challenges, I’ll just do 20 half marathons in March, something that nobody’s doing” – Salford man takes on March running challenge in aid of Kidscan

Salford local Martin Cooper has taken on the incredible challenge of running 20 half marathons throughout the month of March […]

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Invasion: Salford travel company going the distance for Student Minds

Team members at a Salford travel company, Invasion, are running the distance from Manchester to Amsterdam to try and raise […]

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“I’d love to help young people in Salford thrive” – Runner raises money for Salford Youth Centre

A Salford man has run the equivalent distance of Salford to London throughout October to raise nearly £9,000 for the city’s […]

“It’s been a challenge but I want to do my part” – Salford mum running five half marathons for dementia charity

A mum of three from Salford is challenging herself to run five half marathons this month for Dancing with Dementia. […]