News headlines August 2011
17 Aug 11 Peta Bee blog: running unplugged
Do you listen to music when you run or do you prefer to head out unplugged? A new study by the University of Wolverhampton’s School of Sport is the latest in a flurry of papers looking at the effects of music on performance.
15 Aug 11 Employee running group set up to raise money for charity
Employees at a Thermo Fisher Scientific site in Loughborough are lacing up their running shoes as part of a new running group which will help raise funds for the Save the Children charity.
15 Aug 11 First full time Activator joins Run England team
Run England's first full time Regional Activator has recently been appointed to help get more people running in the Manchester area, and is joined by four more Activators who have recently taken up roles at Run England.
11 Aug 11 New running group in Aylesbury proves a big success
A new running group that was set up by a local resident has proved extremely popular. Rachel Barnett, from Oving, identified there was a real need to get a beginners' running group set up in her village at a location and time that was suitable for the local community.