Wakefield man to run six marathons in six days in memory of mum

/* Tom Hacker In August, a runner will be braving six marathons in six days across the UK coast to coast in memory of his mum and in aid of cancer support. Tom Hacker from Wakefield, lost his mum to cancer when he was 13, and has since raised £30,000 for cancer charities. He has walked 1,000 miles from John O’Groats to Land’s End More...

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By Guest Editorial On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Charity man challenges self to run Leeds 10k during 19 hour fast

/* A man who has raised over £10,000 for charity is to test his limits by doing a 10k run during a fast that lasts around 19 hours. Nazim Ali from Bradford, plans to take part in the Leeds 10k run More...

By Hasan Faridi On Sunday, March 16th, 2014

Epilepsy Action 10k attracts record number of runners this year

/* Over 1,500 people took part in this year's 10k run Runners getting prepared at the starting point (l-r) Coach Wondimu Keno, 1st place runner Tesfaye Debele, and 10th place runner Girma More...

By Hasan Faridi On Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

One of the world’s largest mascot races is coming back to Leeds

/* Mascots take a tumble Mascots are already getting their costumes ready to take part in one of the world’s largest mascot races coming to Wetherby in Leeds next month. Numbers are already looking More...

By Hasan Faridi On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Teacher to distance 2313 miles between Leeds and Syria

/* Naheem Yacub taking part in his first half marathon in Lancashire A man from Leeds is planning to run a marathon every week all year round as well as cycling the total length of 2313 miles in aid More...

By Hasan Faridi On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Get ready to run in this year’s Bradford 10k race

/* Tesfaye Debele smashed the record last year at a time of 31 minutes and two seconds National charity Epilepsy Action is encouraging people across the region to sprint towards their fitness goals More...