A list of London running clubs

London is a fantastic city for running. Not only do we have some of the best urban running routes in the world, but when it comes to communities and crews, we're spoilt for choice. You could run every day for a month without going back to the same session, and each club has something slightly …

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Women in running #1: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon

Imagine lining up at the beginning of a marathon and, piled on top of your usual stomach-churning nervousness is the knowledge that, if you're discovered running the race, you'll be chucked off the course. This is the reality that Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb faced at the beginning of the 1966 Boston Marathon, as she loitered near the starting …

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