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Monday, July 30, 2018

The Guinness World Record for the longest, continuous running relay was broken as the final baton holder crossed the finish line of the I Move London Relay at Tower Bridge, London at the weekend.

Viewtube Runers were among the award winners once again at the recent 24-hour Spitfire Scramble relay event at Hornchurch Country Park.

After the excitement of the inaugural Athletics World Cup at London Stadium, fans can expect more drama at the Muller Anniversary Games this weekend.

A total of 53 East End Road Runners took part in the 24-hour Spitfire Scramble relay at Hornchurch Country Park.

East End Road Runners had plenty to shout about as they entered a total of 14 teams to take part in the Great Team Relay at the Olympic Stadium.

Newham & Essex Beagles had their biggest points tally of the British League season as they took fourth place in Bedford.

Eight times British 100m champion and European record holder Dwain Chambers has joined forces with North London’s Lee Valley Athletics Centre to launch Mini Racers - a new sprint competition for six to 11-year-olds.

Two London Olympians who took part in London 2012 have backed a campaign to help secure the future of the London Youth Games, Europe’s largest youth sports festival.

Student athletes and alumni from the University of East London won five medals at the Muller British Championships in Birmingham at the weekend.

More than 100 runners gathered at Potter’s Field Park, Tower Bridge, for the start of the I Move London Relay. Joined by Daley Thompson CBE, runners from all 32 London boroughs ran the first leg of the 4000 mile run, a world record attempt for the longest, continuous relay which will last for 30 days and 30 nights.

Two of Great Britain’s leading athletics stars marked one month to go until this year’s Müller Anniversary Games by inspiring the next generation at a school close to the London Stadium.

East End Road Runners hosted their largest 5k event to date at the Olympic Park last week.

Event to take place at Terence McMillan Stadium on Sunday

Viewtube Runners were at the Olympic Park Velopark to mark Global Running Day with a fun one-mile trot around the cycle circuit as 24 cities worldwide also celebrated the day.

Puplampu leaps to success but Newham finish back in fifth

Battling display by the Newham women helps them to third place

Elsewhere, 38 members took part in the Dagenham 88 Runners five-mile summer race while 11 runners ran the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10k

Viewtube Runners out in force

Monday, June 4, 2018

Viewtube Runners were out in force at the Vitality Westminster Mile.

Superb personal best for Nwofor in Bedford

UKYDL upper age group match is a good one for the Newham club

It was a busy Bank Holiday weekend for East End Road Runners, with 37 members in action at various races across the country.

Newham & Essex Beagles’ Finette Agyapong believes she is ready to mix with the cream of the crop of British women sprinters, writes Ziad Chaudry.

East End Road Runners were out in force at the Hackney Half and other events at the weekend.

Viewtube Runners took on various events over the past week, including an aquathlon at Newham Leisure Centre.

To celebrate the end of the spring marathon season, a group of 20 Viewtube Runners tackled the Three Peaks Challenge in Yorkshire.

Track and field team rack up nine medals, including six golds, to show UEL’s pedigree much to the delight of their High Performance manager

Newham & Essex Beagles had to fight for every point at their first UK Athletics Youth Development League meeting of the season at Lewes on Saturday.

Newham & Essex Beagles Sir Mo Farah set a new British record at the hottest-ever London Marathon on Sunday.

Local club runners took on the hottest-ever London Marathon on Sunday.

A brand new and unique running event is coming to London next month.

Viewtube Runners were out in marathon and half marathon action at the weekend.

East End Road Runners headed north to Boston, Lincolnshire to take part in full and half marathons at the weekend.

England’s men and women sprinted to 4x100m relay golds at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Dina Asher-Smith was delighted to win bronze in the women’s 200m at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

England’s Dina Asher-Smith won bronze in the 200m at the Commonwealth Games in Australia, with former UEL student Bianca Williams in seventh place.

There were mixed fortunes for England sprinters in the women’s 200m semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Newham & Essex Beagles’ Asha Philip was left hugely frustrated and disappointed after finishing fourth in the women’s 100m final at the Commonwealth Games.

England’s Adam Gemili played down injury fears after he reached the Commonwealth Games 100m final.

Woodford Green’s Mark Dry won bronze in the hammer for Scotland on the opening afternoon of athletics action at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

England’s Adam Gemili is ready to return as a solo star at the Commonwealth Games.

When you win a medal at the World Championships on your home track, you would think that would signal a successful summer – but not for Newham & Essex Beagles’ Rabah Yousif.

East End Road Runners were out in force at the London Big Half on Sunday.

Minithon success for Mundle’s youngsters

Aspiring runner acts as a pacemaker in Glasgow

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