• Rachel Whiteread London 2012

    Aly on the mend for London 2012 selection

    November 11, 2011 at 8:51 pm

    Sunderland’s Marathon runner Aly Dixon has London 2012 qualification in her sights.

  • Steve Cram and Aly Dixon launch the Marathon of the North

    Steve Cram launches Sunderland marathon

    October 26, 2011 at 12:13 pm

    Athletics legend and University of Sunderland Chancellor Steve Cram launches a new marathon in the City.

  • Parkrun: all the people, so many people

    Parkrun for your life

    October 21, 2011 at 3:44 pm

    Sunderland Park Run is celebrating its two year anniversary. Have you got a 5km in you?

  • 2011 Amsterdam Marathon

    Amsterdam Adventure for Sunderland Strollers

    October 21, 2011 at 2:57 pm

    The Sunderland Strollers took their annual trip to Amsterdam last week to compete in the 2011 marathon

  • Footballer turns his back on the game to become a Runner

    Footballer turns his back on the game to become a Runner

    October 3, 2011 at 3:46 pm

    Last year’s University Football captain Niall McArdle has turned his back on the beautiful game to embark on a the new challenge of becoming a successful runner. The 21-year-old Dubliner quit football altogether with the aim of ‘setting personal bests and winning races’ in his new sport. McArdle said: “I […]