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Racecheck Stories

A collection of motivational, informative and inspirational stories from the Racecheck Medium page.

Meet the Guildford 10k Racecheck Team Leaders

27 July 2019

Racecheck has teamed up with multi-award winning organisers aat-events to deliver what is expected to be the UK’s most sociable road running experience, the Guildford 10k on 13th October. The UKA-affiliated event has both 10km and 5km distances on...

#visorclub: An International Story

23 July 2019

Grace Panoff is one of three #visorclub Canadian members who feels every bit as connected to the athlete community group as athletes over here. Next year she will be taking the #visorclub flags to races and tweeting daily as part of the group to h...

Meet the Organiser of the Richmond Running Festival

9 July 2019

Described as “the Worlds most scenic Marathon”, the Richmond Running Festival, returning this September, takes place across London’s greenest borough (Richmond) passing through Thames River, Ham House, Royal Botanic Gardens (Kew) and even inside H...

World triathlon champion, Chris McCormack, explains why he thinks athletes across the globe should all ‘Racecheck’

18 June 2019

World champion triathlete Chris McCormack (also known as Macca), stumbled across Racecheck when he wanted to find an event and check what other athletes thought of it. He is now the biggest fan, can’t recommend it enough and talks through why it i...

Racecheck and the Guildford 10K have partnered to create a movement of runners racing together

12 June 2019

This October will see thousands of runners take to the streets of Guildford taking on a 10k or 5k run for either #Team Turquoise, #Team Orange or #TeamPink. All runners receive a free head wrap (buff) and be promised a highly sociable run.

An Interview with the Organisers of the Quicksilver Hampton Court Half Marathon

11 June 2019

The Quicksilver Hampton Court Half Marathon borders the river-side grounds of the magnificent Hampton Court Palace, and with just over 8 months to go until their next event (23rd February 2020), and the 7th in their series, we spoke to the organis...

goGIRLS Like To Run And Party!

20 May 2019

The goGIRL women only, 5k run and beach party takes place at Brighton & Hove this July (12th), and to celebrate its return this summer, we spoke to Goldline Events, founders of goGIRL about the event.

An interview with Tamara Hill Norton, Founder and Creative Director of Activewear Brand, Sweaty Betty

15 May 2019

Sweaty Betty was founded on a mission to empower women through fitness, providing activewear that would help make women feel both powerful and beautiful, and since its inception over 20 years ago, the brand has fast grown into one of the largest i...