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Lucy Richards
The Running Charity is pleased to announce that we have two Virgin Money London Marathon 2018 VIP places each with spectator package: VIP/Green start – The most exclusive starting zone, not open to the ‘general public’. Only 2500 runners start from this point.  It is where celebrities start off, where the BBC hold their interviews, there...
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WATCH THE 2- MINUTE VIDEO BELOW TO SEE CLAUDE IN ACTION Claude is one of The Running Charity’s programme officers, he works with vulnerable and homeless young people throughout London, improving their physical fitness and their mental wellbeing. He knows how isolated and invisible you can feel when you are homeless and how your health...
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A LANDMARK EVENT FOR THE RUNNING CHARITY The London Landmarks Half Marathon is the first half marathon to go through the heart of the capital and will take in many of London’s most famous and interesting landmarks along the way. Starting in Pall Mall, and finishing close to Downing Street, the incredible 13 mile route...
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Just five years ago this summer, Zamzam Farah was a flag-bearer and Women’s 400m runner at the London 2012 Olympics for her native Somalia. She had a passion for representing her country and for showing that women can, and should be able to, compete on an equal footing with men. But she became a refugee...
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43 is the average age a homeless woman dies. Yes, you read that right, 43. During these past twelve years that I have been interested in the way that social structures interact with the causes of homelessness, no statistic has ever struck a chord quite like that one. It may seem rather obvious that a woman...
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