For Laura Hoggins (@laurabiceps), taking on the challenge of running the Simplyhealth Great North Run this year meant adding a series of gruelling running sessions to her beloved weight training routine.
On Monday, the English Half Marathon was cancelled six days before race day, leading runners to take to social media to share their disappointment. In a statement, organisers wrote, “This message is to
Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei has broken the world half marathon record at the Great North Run, finishing in a time of 1hr 04min 28sec. Kenya’s women filled the top four places, but Kosgei finished more than minutes