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20 February, 2023


Watch the National Running Show 2023 official highlights video

Take a look back at the biggest community running event of the year featuring headline guests such as Dina Asher Smith, Eilish McColgan, Colin Jackson, and many more!

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The National Running Show

The National Running Show is a home for runners, no matter how far or fast you go.

This is the biggest community meet-up of the year and perfectly timed for runners that are training for events in the Spring, bringing together inspirational speakers, cutting-edge technologies and the best in nutrition, all under one roof.

The fifth edition of the National Running Show, saw the event firmly back on track with 26,158 runners gathering to find motivation, products and training advice. Initial survey responses indicate that the 273 exhibiting companies will collectively benefit from over £14 million spent by visitors as a result of the event.

2024 dates announced

A large number of leading sports brands and partners have already signed up for the 2024 event to be held 20-21 January at the NEC Birmingham, where headline speakers will include Dame Kelly Holmes, David Weir CBE, Jamie Baulch, Vassos Alexander, Adrienne London and Elsey Davis. More details available at

In the meantime, organisers Raccoon Media Group will also be using some of the profits from this year’s event to offer a number of community grants across the country to running groups in order to encourage inactive people to start running and to develop positive attitudes towards running amongst young people. For further details please contact [email protected]

Watch the official video

Take a look back at The National Running Show Birmingham 2023 which took place at The NEC, Birmingham.

National Running Show

The National Running Show is a home for runners, no matter how far or fast you go. We bring together inspirational speakers, the latest kit, cutting-edge technology, expert coaches, the best races and a host of tasty nutrition products all under one roof.

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