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March 1, 2018
The men's 3000m final at the British Athletics Indoor Championships and World Trials at Birmingham, UK, on 18 February 2018. The race was won by Andrew Heyes (third from left) in a time of 7:54.81.

World Indoors: Fab four Brits to look out for in Birmingham

While the Beast from the East sweeps across Britain and causes havoc with training for most, those at the World Indoor Championships will be grateful for […]
February 23, 2018
A general view of the senior men's race at the Saucony English National Cross Country Championships at Wollaton Park, Nottingham, UK, on 25 February 2017.

National XC: Heart of grassroots cross still beating strong

The English National Cross Country Championships return tomorrow to Parliament Hill. With more than 9,000 people entered across 10 races and record highs in numerous age categories, the […]
February 14, 2018
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Philippa Bowden: BUCS medallist on mental shift behind success

The chaos and confusion captured on video at the BUCS Cross Country Championships perfectly encapsulated the drama of the annual student champs Retweeted by Marathon Talk and […]
February 6, 2018
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Steph Twell: Coaching switch leaves no stone unturned for Scot

Steph Twell’s announcement of her decision to part company with long-time coach Mick Woods at the back end of 2017 came as a surprise to many […]
February 3, 2018
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BUCS XC: Mud, blood, running and rain at annual student champs

Fields of green quickly turned to mud at the BUCS Cross Country Championships earlier today The annual FA Cup of student distance running was a well-organised […]
February 2, 2018
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BUCS XC: Past winners reflect on FA Cup of university cross country

For any university student that does a bit of running, the annual university cross country championships has a special resonance It’s the race anybody can take […]
July 28, 2017
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Bob Smith: Tributes to a true hero of grassroots athletics

We were greatly saddened to hear of the passing of Bob Smith yesterday, a true hero of grassroots athletics. We spoke to Bob, team manager of Newham […]
April 6, 2017
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Tradition lives on for National 12 Stage team managers

From the bearded biker and sharp downhill start to the daunting first drag and ice cream van, the history of the English National 12 Stage Road […]