Simon Macdonald

26 Apr 2021
Shrewsbury’s annual 10K run, expanded to a weekend running festival for 2021 and rescheduled for August, has attracted new sponsors. Local Jaguar Land Rover retailer Hatfields has thrown its support behind the event - a firm favourite in the Shropshire running calendar - by becoming the new headline sponsor. Organised by Ultimate Fitness Events, the Shrewsbury 10K - which was originally planned...
23 Dec 2019
Hundreds of runners who complete Shrewsbury's 10K challenge will receive a stunning bespoke medal designed by a pupil at Shrewsbury School to mark its inclusion in the annual event. Sixth former Will Cowper, 17, masterminded the winning design which was inspired by Charles Darwin, a former Shrewsbury School pupil, and his theory of evolution. Organisers of the popular Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury...
22 Aug 2019
A Shropshire fitness company has chosen Shrewsbury Town in the Community as its charity partner. Ultimate Fitness Experience, which stages established running events in the county, will be raising funds for the official charity of Shrewsbury Town Football Club. Popular events, including the annual Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10K and the Shropshire Mud Run Series, held three times a year, will now...
17 Jun 2019
Shropshire’s first ever dedicated fitness spectacular, offering an all-day extravaganza of more than 60 classes, workshops and demonstrations, will launch next month.   Shropshire FitFest 2019, which will showcase all that the county has to offer in fitness, health and wellbeing, takes place at Shrewsbury’s London Road Sports Centre on Saturday July 6.   Organised by fitness experts Simon...
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