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The goal is self-improvement: a guide to getting started

Remember that promise you made to yourself last January 2017? Otherwise known as a New Year’s resolution. According to the stats I just googled for (ComRes Poll) the most common...
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The Big Half: Places available

The Big Half:  APPLY BELOW Join us on 4th March 2018 for a brand new half marathon, organised by London Marathon and taking you from Tower Bridge to the historic Cutty...
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Professor Green visits The Running Charity

Occasionally, because of the work we do and the amazing partners we work with, we have some special visitors. Today, thanks to our partners Laureus Sport for Good, we had Professor...
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Maria: My journey with The Running Charity

I became homeless after escaping from an abusive situation in October 2015. After sofa surfing for 3 months I found a place in a homeless shelter where I stayed for...
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Fundraiser Eddie’s first year running

So this weekend saw me complete a running challenge that one year ago I would have thought impossible. My journey to this point began in July 2016, when realising I...
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EXCLUSIVE London Marathon VIP tickets with Grandstand viewing

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,...
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Running Reykjavik: Giles story

On a cold, clear August day in Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, almost 2,500 people gathered, ready to take part in the annual half marathon (alongside a further 1,000 people taking part...
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Programme Officer Ezrin: Why I do what I do

So… why I do what I do!! Today I got up and set off to work like I do most days with my head held high and a spring in my...
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Montana’s journey: see the video

Our journeys with the members of The Running Charity can be uplifting, difficult, and often stop-start. None more so than with one of our recent graduates Montana. In 2014, I...
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