Tags: Running

#RunWithPride in July and support LGBTQ+ communities

#RunWithPride in July and support LGBTQ+ communities

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 09:13

Get your trainers on and run or walk from 5k to 100k this July in a virtual event to support LGBTQ+ charities.

With many Pride events cancelled this summer, the #RunWithPride virtual challenge will raise... Read More »

Tags: Running

Join the country’s biggest virtual running community

Join the country’s biggest virtual running community

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:39

A new campaign aims to get more people than ever up and running using One You's Couch to 5k app.

Over half a million people have started using the app since the start of lockdown, following a 9-week running... Read More »

Tags: Active At Home, Running

Take on #Challenge40 for Big C cancer charity

Take on #Challenge40 for Big C cancer charity

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:00

Norfolk's cancer charity Big C is challenging people to be active for 40 minutes for 40 days and help it continue to support people living with cancer.

To celebrate its 40th anniversary, the charity has... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Norfolk, Norwich, Running, Walking

Being outside is "a very good thing to do", says chief medical officer

Being outside is "a very good thing to do", says chief medical officer

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 08:42

The Government's leading scientific advisor has urged people to stay active and get outdoors if possible during the coronavirus outbreak.

England's chief medical officer Chris Whitty said that it's still... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Running, Walking

Sunshine and smiles at Winter School Games finale

Sunshine and smiles at Winter School Games finale

Posted: Wed, 04 Mar 2020 13:50

Over 600 schoolchildren celebrated the culmination of the Norfolk School Games 2020 Winter Games under blue skies as they raced around the stunning north Norfolk countryside.

The cross-country finals on... Read More »

Tags: Norfolk, Running, School Games

parkruns go purple to celebrate International Women’s Day

parkruns go purple to celebrate International Women’s Day

Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 14:35

parkruns across Norfolk are teaming up with the This Girl Can movement to celebrate female participation this Saturday, March 7th – the day before International Women's Day.

With a suggested purple... Read More »

Tags: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, Norwich, Running, This Girl Can

Life’s a beach at inaugural Great Yarmouth parkrun

Life’s a beach at inaugural Great Yarmouth parkrun

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:46

Over 150 runners braved the February sea breeze at the launch of a new parkrun on the golden sands of Great Yarmouth seafront.

The first Great Yarmouth parkrun took place on 8th February, with an enthusiastic... Read More »

Tags: Great Yarmouth, Parkrun, Running

New running group to beat the winter blues

New running group to beat the winter blues

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:38

A new community running group will help people in Norwich to get active and improve their mental health and wellbeing.

The Outrunning group will meet weekly at Hellesdon Library from Wednesday, 22nd January... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Norwich, Running

Early bird discount for cancer charity runs

Early bird discount for cancer charity runs

Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 12:10

Norwich runners can have fun and raise money to beat cancer with 30% off the booking fee for Cancer Research UK's spring fundraising runs.

The charity's Pretty Muddy obstacle race takes place on Saturday,... Read More »

Tags: Norwich, Running