Win Tickets to RunFestRun!

A few weeks ago we brought you the news that Chris Evans and Vassos Alexander were launching RunFestRun, a festival of music and running! Now we’re bringing you the opportunity to win one of 5 pairs of tickets!

Chris Evans Launches RunFestRun!

Exciting news – Chris Evans and Virgin Radio announce RunFestRun, a festival featuring music, talks from inspirational runners and all things running, including runs!

The Line-Up for The National Running Show 2019 Just Got Even Better

Are you going to the National Running Show at the NEC on 19th/20th January? If so, you’ll be pleased to hear that the line-up of speakers just got even better.

It was pretty impressive already, with Roger Black MBE ad Iwan Thomas MBE, among many others. Joining them will be Paula Radcliffe MBE, Jo Pavey MBE, radio 2 presenter Vassos Alexander, Steve Edwards, whose current marathon tally is 844 (at an average time of 3.18), barefoot adventurer Aleks Kashefi, marathon runner and cancer survivor Jenny Baker, Nikki Love, who ran 63 marathons in 63 days and adventurer Nick Butter.

The show, which took place for the first time in 2018 and looks set to be much bigger and better for 2019. It will be hosted by endurance runner Susie Chan and Ben Smith of the 401 Foundation.

The National Running Show takes place at Birmingham’s NEC on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th January, 2019. Tickets are on sale on the website and cost £10 per person for the weekend.

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What we learnt from a chat with Paula Radcliffe

Paula Radcliffe gave an interview at the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018 about her career, her world record and about her goal-setting throughout her career. Watch the interview here.