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Lloyd Cowan and Christine Ohuruogu 2008

Lloyd Cowan an unsung unassuming coach will be remembered as 'one of the greats'

What is particularly interesting was that few reflected on his technical ability which was clear from coaching Olympic champion Christine Ohuruogu to 400m gold in 2008, but rather his humanity and modest selfless drive to support the athletics community. This is reflected in many of the athletics community who have expressed their grief on his passing.

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Michelle Brownlie Bowel Cancer

Looking for a charity to support?

Bowel cancer is the second biggest cancer killer in the UK but it shouldn't be. Bowel cancer is treatable and curable especially if diagnosed early. Every year over 42,000 people are diagnosed with the disease. Bowel Cancer UK partner with many races and events, if you're looking for a worthwhile charity to support, this may be the one for you.

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shadow runner

Virtual racing growing in popularity with runbritain

In these difficult times, innovations such as virtual races have ensured that engagement between governing bodies, clubs, race organisers and runners has been maintained even when traditionalaces have not been able to take place.Thousands of you are taking to the virtual events and challenges on offer!

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lost running

Virtual Racing Updates

The new normal is life through a virtual lens for many runners in 2021. Races are being assessed and listed via an algorithm, map and using various GPS devices which many will have received recently from Santa Claus! While we all thought it was just a 2020 thing, virtual competition is becoming the norm again.

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