Emergency services head to Durham for hill sprint challenge

The region’s emergency services are preparing to race each other at a special event in Durham city centre next month.  Representatives from police, fire and ambulance will line up for the Services Hill Sprint, a new event that will be held before the start of this year’s Prince Bishops Durham City Run on the evening […]

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Start Me Up Session with OLYMPIAN Laura Weightman

We are delighted to announce we will be joined by DOUBLE OLYMPIC FINALIST Laura Weightman at our Start Me Up for Durham run session next week. If you’d like to join Laura and the Durham City Run team on Wednesday 5th July at 6pm at Prince Bishops Shopping Centre, please send us an email info@durhamcityrun.com […]

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With only 5 weeks to go until the DURHAM CITY RUN we are excited to announce the first FREE Start Me Up For Durham training session to get you up and running (pun intended) for the big day! The details are as follows: Date: TUESDAY 20th JUNE Time: 18:15 Location: Hardwick Park The session will […]

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“Start small and enjoy running… it has to be fun!”

When Melissa Forster was given the news last year that her blood results for her liver condition were sky high, she knew it was time to take serious action. The 32 year old Mum of two from Middlesbrough feared permanent liver damage and knew the best action to take was to become more active, lose […]

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