News headlines January 2012
26 Jan 12 Running for everybody one step closer with Run England
Run England’s aim is to help provide running for everybody through fun and friendly local running groups with qualified group leaders and we’re getting closer and closer to our goal all the time.
24 Jan 12 17,000 runners have claimed their runbritain handicap
runbritain recently announced that, after 16 months, there are now more than 17,000 runners who have signed up to find out what their handicap score is in running.
24 Jan 12 Funding secured for beginners running groups!
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) have been successful with a funding application to Sport England aimed at creating running groups to inspire 720 new beginner runners in the area by March 2013.
22 Jan 12 Deadline extended to become a qualified run leader in Sheffield for free
The deadline is imminent for the next Leadership in Running Fitness course in Sheffield, and - thanks to partnership funding - Run England are able to offer a full course refund to any leaders who set up a Run England group.