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    Record turnout as thousands take to the streets for the Worcester City Run

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    A record number of runners took to the streets for the 2017 Worcester City Run events today.  Almost 4,000 had signed up for the Young Athletes Run, Worcester City 10K, and the inaugural Worcester City Half Marathon, and runners were cheered on by thousands more spectators as they followed routes around the city centre and […]

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    Opportunities available to volunteer at the 2017 Worcester City Run

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    The organisers of the Worcester City Run have shared details of volunteering roles available to help stage this year’s event.  The Worcester City 10K, Young Athletes Run, and the new Worcester City Half Marathon, will all take place on Sunday 17 September.  Entries to run in the races close on 13 September, but there are […]

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    Worcester workers get on their marks to support air ambulance charity

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    Staff from a Worcester data processing firm will be lacing up their trainers later this month to support a charity that is close to their hearts.  Colleagues from PCA Predict (a GBG company) have signed up to run the Worcester City 10K and raise funds for Midlands Air Ambulance.  This year’s Worcester City Run events, […]

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    Worcester City Run confirms details of road closures for city races

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    A schedule of road closures has been confirmed ahead of a major running festival in Worcester.  This year’s Worcester City Run events will be held on Sunday 17 September and organisers anticipate that 4,000 runners will take part in the half marathon, 10K and junior races.  Road closures along the route will come into effect […]

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    Less than 6 weeks to go!

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    Less than 6 weeks to go… is it all starting to feel very real for you now? Whether it’s your first 10K or your 50th Half Marathon, you will be going through many of the same feelings and you are probably starting to make plans for Race Day. Here is a guide to some of […]

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    START ME UP FOR WORCESTER- THE FINAL SESSION!

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    START ME UP FOR WORCESTER final training session announced! WEDNESDAY AUGUST 30TH at 6pm just a few weeks before the big event, we will be running the final training session which will include a 5K run taking in some of the route of the Worcester City Run 10K. Following this there will be a Q&A […]

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    Paralympic legend prepares to tackle the Worcester City 10K

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    One of the UK’s most successful athletes of all time will test herself at this year’s Worcester City 10K.  Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, who won 11 Paralympics gold medals, will join thousands of runners and other wheelchair athletes on the streets of Worcester on Sunday 17 September.  The 2017 Worcester City Run events also include a […]

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    Stepping up from 10K to Half Marathon: are you ready?

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    If you are already running around 3 times a week, and you can comfortably run 10K, then yes, you’re ready! Most Half Marathon training plans are 12 weeks long including race day and plan for a mix of speed work, long runs and easy short runs designed to let your body recover. If you are […]

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    New Start Me Up for Worcester run announced

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    Following the success of the first two SMUFW training runs, a third session has been announced in conjunction with Worcester City Run partners FREEDOM LEISURE Session 3 will take place on FRIDAY 30TH JUNE at 18:00 from the new fantastic PERDISWELL LEISURE CENTRE and will be led by experienced leaders, coaches and event staff who […]

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DS Media + Events is the brainchild of Steve Cram, who heads a team who have extensive experience in event organisation, delivery and marketing of major sporting events, as well as broadcasting and the media. Steve, former international athlete, World Record holder and Olympic medallist is also director of Extra Mile, which has acted as consultant to numerous major running events such as the Bristol Half Marathon, Jane Tomlinson’s Run For All and has organised the elite road races at the Middlesbrough 10K.