CONGRATULATIONS to the runners chosen to be event ambassadors for the Sunderland City run events this May. Events of the North Ambassadors chosen are Charlotte Proud and James Cole in the Half Marathon, and Leanne Conway-Wilcox and Paul Robertson in the 10K. Follow their training on their featured blogs coming soon, and by searching #EOTNambassador...
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Do you need support, advice or just a bit of company for your training for the Sunderland City Half Marathon, 10K or 5K?   Get involved with our Start Me Up for Sunderland sessions!   These fun, free monthly sessions are inclusive for all and led by experienced coaches and leaders to help you get...
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Hopefully by now you have seen the exciting addition to this year’s Siglion Sunderland City Run events with a fantastic new 5K event on the Saturday evening, May 11th 2019. The 5K distance has grown in popularity over the last few years thanks to the parkrun phenomenon, encouraging physical activity through walking, jogging, running and...
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We are very excited to announce that this year the Siglion Sunderland City weekend will also include a new 5k run, which will see participants run across the new Northern Spire Bridge. The 5K will kick start the weekend on the evening of Saturday May 11th, with the 10K and Half Marathon to follow on...
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Details have been announced of a major new running event in Sunderland.  The Sunderland City 5K is being added to the Siglion Sunderland City Runs line up for May and will start and finish on the Northern Spire Bridge, the first time that the bridge will close to traffic for a mass participation event since...
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In June 2017, Deborah Watson was told if she didn’t change her lifestyle, she wouldn’t be here in 6 months time. Deborah had been diagnosed with liver disease, after a long spell of being unfit, gaining weight and suffering from anxiety. Deborah is almost unrecognisable today as she prepares to line up in the 2019...
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Following a fabulous start to our 2019 training sessions, here are the details for START ME UP FOR SUNDERLAND: Session 2!   We are excited to confirm our second FREE training session leading up to the Siglion Sunderland City Half Marathon and 10K.   This free, friendly and inclusive session is led by experienced run leaders...
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START ME UP FOR SUNDERLAND RETURNS Happy New Year! Are you looking for friendly, inclusive running sessions to start you off the best way on the road to the 2019 Siglion Sunderland Half Marathon and 10K? Look no further! #SMUFS sessions are free, friendly and inclusive and led by experienced run leaders and coaches. The...
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There’s no denying it, Christmas is really just around the corner! We have put together a last-minute gift guide for the runner in your life – even if that’s you! Socks. It’s true, you can never have too many pairs of good socks especially in the winter! Look for good quality, moisture wicking socks. Socks...
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Sharon Boyd confesses she has not done any running in 15 years since running competitively as a youngster. The spark ignited in her last year when she came along to support runners in the Siglion Sunderland 10K. “I felt a passion for running which I hadn’t felt in a long time” Sharon, 42, makes her...
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