5k Run for Somalia – Drought Appeal

Please support runners Suada Mohamoud, Hodo Eid, Faiza Ali, Nasrin Warsame and Kaltun Fadal, who will be running 5km on April 22nd in Hyde Park, London to raise money for Somali Faces, an organisation based in Somalia helping families to access vital services. Somalia has been one of the worst-affected countries hit by the drought currently affecting various parts of East Africa. Please visit their Go Fund Me … Continue reading 5k Run for Somalia – Drought Appeal

Run the Royal Parks Half Marathon for SKT Welfare

Let’s dust off those running shoes, prepare for a whistle-stop tour of London’s most beautiful parks and help raise funds to support the fantastic work of the humanitarian charity, SKT Welfare. On Sunday 9 October 2016, thousands of runners will take on the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon, which starts and finishes in Hyde Park. The 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed … Continue reading Run the Royal Parks Half Marathon for SKT Welfare

Halifax to Bradford Fun Run for Islamic Relief

Okay my Northern lovelies, this one’s for you! Coventry too far south to travel for your first running adventure of the year? Fear not, because the Islamic Relief Halifax to Bradford Fun Run falls the same day and it’s calling you now. There are millions of children in poverty around the world, feeling the effects of war, drought and famine. The good news is that charities like Islamic … Continue reading Halifax to Bradford Fun Run for Islamic Relief

Walk, jog or run the Coventry Half Marathon to help Refugees

Get active for a good cause by joining Penny Appeal’s “Run For Their Lives” challenge! Penny Appeal’s new fundraising manager Haroon Mota will be leading #TeamOrange as they take on 13.1 miles at Coventry’s Half Marathon on Sunday 28th February, and you could be one of them. #TeamOrange are looking for amazing individuals like you to join Haroon and take on this incredible challenge, to provide vital provisions for refugees … Continue reading Walk, jog or run the Coventry Half Marathon to help Refugees

Wow Run 2015

The Women of Wellness (WOW) 5K Walk/Run 2015 aimed to empower women to take charge of their health and fitness to secure a brighter future for themselves and their family, and nullify the common belief that health and fitness is a chore. This ladies-only fun run, which took place on Sunday 25th October 2015 at Candler Park, in Decatur, Georgia, USA, was a stunning success with women of all … Continue reading Wow Run 2015

Count down to the Great Birmingham Run

This Sunday, a team of 6 volunteers will be running 13.1 miles at The Great Birmingham Run! Amongst them is our very own Kanza Ahmed. They are ‪#‎Running4Gaza‬ to help raise funds & awareness about Islamic Relief’s ongoing Gaza campaign. Kanza says: “after much talking about it, I have finally got my trainers on and decided to tackle my first ever half marathon Inshallah and … Continue reading Count down to the Great Birmingham Run

Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research

A team of 17 Leeds research staff had a marvellously muddy time at Temple Newsam taking part in the Leeds Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research UK. Taking on obstacles including mud pits, climbing frames and slides they had  a great time getting very messy. ‘This was such a great event,’ said Andy Wilson, the Centre’s Engagement Manager. ‘Everyone enjoyed it so much they want to do … Continue reading Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research