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Being Ben McCormack

Anyone who had the pleasure of standing on the corner of of Sir Matt Busby Way at around 12:38pm for Last years Manchester Marathon will have seen our hero for the day Ben McCormack showboating the final few yards as he became the first CR home in an amazing 02:40:38 and 14th place. The now famous smiling aeroplane finish perhaps disguised the hardship of those fast paced 26.2 miles, the months of read more...

It’s Ceili and you know it!!!

  Save £5 on your ticket cost for the Chorlton Runners 9th Birthday Party. Until January 31st tickets are discounted to a mere £20 each afterwhich they will increase to the full price of £25. The event will be held at the irish centre on 15th February at 19:00 - full details can be found by visiting the facebook events page here. Anyway... don't delay, buy your tickets now!   read more...

Snot Rockets (aka the farmers blow)Rocket propulsion for better performance

With many of our new runners just hours away from their first race at the Tatton Yule Yomp and the Stockport 10, I thought it would be good to share one of the lesser known fine techniques of competitive running. read more...