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Frank Harmer Memorial 10km road race, Mar 1

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Entries open for Croydon Half-marathon: Mar 30

Online entries are now being accepted for the 2014 Croydon Half-marathon, sponsored by Streets Ahead and organised by Croydon Striders, to be staged on Sunday, March 30. It will be the fourth staging of the 13.1-mile race, with the event … Continue reading

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Wacky racers line up at Crystal Palace to take a backward step

As anyone who has endured an episode of the Jeremy Kyle Show or Britain’s Got Talent, the capacity for our fellow citizens to abandon any vestige of dignity that they might have in return for a brief experience of fame, … Continue reading

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Veteran of 100 marathons runs his own race in Richmond Park

Congratulations to Croydon runner Gareth Davies, who today, together with a couple of regular training partners, managed to organise and stage the first Richmond Park Marathon. The 26-mile 385-yard race was a bit of a contrast from the 40,000-runner London … Continue reading

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