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    “I did it and would urge everybody to follow your dreams”

    Runner's Stories, Training Blog

    Our EOTN Ambassador Graeme didn’t have the easiest journey to London Marathon greatness following a brokwn hip in 2017, but on Sunday he did it! Here’s his blog about all-things-London. “So that’s it …all the training miles ..all that fretting …all the hours of moaning and doubting myself it’s finally done and I enjoyed every […]

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    “I was just so happy and so relieved to make it to the finish”

    Dixons Diaries, Training Blog

    If, like us you spent last Saturday night glued to the Commonwealth Games marathon, you will know the drama that unfolded due to the high temperatures on Gold Coast on race day. Here is our latest catch-up with Sunderland’s ALY DIXON on her fantastic 6th place finish.  “Finally, after a mammoth 34 hours of travelling, […]

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    “I’m looking forward to getting stuck into the Games now”

    Runner's Stories, Training Blog

    ALY DIXON is just a week away from the Commonwealth Games Marathon on Gold Coast. Here is her final blog installment before the big day: “Hello once again from a hot, humid and mainly sunny Brisbane.  It’s definitely a far cry from the weather back home!! I’m still based at the Team England holding camp […]

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    Sunderland Hospital Team step up their training

    Runner's Stories, Training Blog

    Best of luck to the Sunderland City Hospital team who are training for the Sunderland City 10K. Yesterday they sent us this update: “Radiographers at Sunderland Royal hospital care so much about their patients that they are volunteering their personal time to fundraise and make even more of an impact in their work. Led by […]

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    London Marathon is looming for Graeme just a year after breaking his hip!

    Runner's Stories, Training Blog

    Here’s a quick catch-up from our 10K #EOTNAmbassador Graeme on lost toenails, starting to stretch and the enjoyment of gym work: “So London marathon is looming -exciting times ahead! Eeeeeee the training is taking its toll, two toenails gone now and aches upon aches upon aches! But saying that just 1 year ago I was […]

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    Dixon’s down under!

    Dixons Diaries, Training Blog

    ALY DIXON’S new blog comes from the land down under… “G’day mate, fair dinkum it’s warm!!! As you may guess, I’m writing this from Down Under in Brisbane, Australia. I’m here for my final few weeks preparation before I head down to the Gold Coast to compete in the Commonwealth Games Marathon.  I’ve been here […]

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    “Training is going really well!”

    Runner's Stories, Training Blog

    Here’s our latest ambassador blog from Gary who is working towards Paris, London and a massive Kinder Egg! “Not long now until Paris and London marathon. I’m so excited and really looking forward to both of these. It must be 20 years since I’ve been to France. I’m already Googling best patisseries! Lisa and the […]

  • The Narrative Communications team - preparing to tackle the Siglion Sunderland City 10K
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    Creating a Narrative for charity fundraising in the Siglion Sunderland City 10K

    News, Recent News

    Staff from a marketing firm in Sunderland will set the fundraising pace during the city’s big running festival this year by supporting five charities.  A team of eight runners from Narrative Communications is aiming to raise over £1,000 for good causes by tackling the Siglion Sunderland City 10K on Sunday 13 May. The Run Sunderland […]

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    Cram and Tall Ships inspire sail trainees to #runwiththetide in Sunderland

    News

    A group of North East youngsters have been inspired to ‘#runwiththetide’ by an athletics legend, as they train to take part in the Tall Ships Races in Sunderland this summer.  Sail trainees and volunteer crew members who are preparing to join the event met world champion and BBC commentator Steve Cram for some coaching tips.  […]

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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.