Oxford Mail: town and gown banner 2014
We want you to sign up for this year's Town and Gown run in aid of the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign.
It is being held on May 11 and starts in the Oxford University Parks. There is a 10k race for runners aged 16 and over and a 3k event for nine to 15-year-olds.
The 10k costs £20 for unaffiliated runners to enter and £18 for affiliated, while the 3k costs £8. You can sign up by registering here...
The timetable on the day is:
08:30 - 09:30 - Arrival of participants
09:30 - The 3k Junior Race starts
09:45 - The wheelchair athletes starts
10:00 - The 10k race starts
Allow at least 20 minutes to reach the start. The information point and bag store will close 30 minutes before the race starts.

Physio closer than most to 10k event

Oxford Mail: Jane Freebody

5:00am Monday 21st April 2014

PHYSIOTHERAPIST Jane Freebody knows only too well the importance of Oxford’s Town and Gown 10k for a muscular dystrophy charity.

It's little wonder he's a real Town and Gown superhero

Oxford Mail: 'Wonder Woman’ Phil Grant. Picture: OX66521 Jon Lewis

11:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

HE may feel too old to pound the streets with other runners but “Wonder Woman” Phil Grant will be cheering on thousands at a city 10k next month.

‘Running the Town and Gown will help fund new treatment’

Oxford Mail: Professor Dame Kay Davies has been working on a potential treatment for muscular dystrophy

10:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A SCIENTIST whose lifetime’s work to create a pill to treat a devastating condition is backing a fundraising run.

Support run to beat debilitating illness

Oxford Mail: Joan Flockton

11:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

TWO decades ago Joan Flockton noticed difficulties in using her hands.

Town and Gown aiming to break its fundraising record

Oxford Mail: HOPES: Organisers Toya Champ, left, and Claire Methven launch this year’s Town and Gown race

4:45pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

THE countdown to this year’s Town and Gown race has begun in earnest.

Charity praises uni students for supporting run

Oxford Mail: Toya Champ

5:00pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

OXFORD University students have been praised by the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign for giving a “fantastic boost to the charity”.

Plea to the young to enter Town and Gown run

Oxford Mail: Action from the start of last year’s race.  Pictures:OX59038 Ric Mellis

6:00am Tuesday 4th February 2014

YOUNG runners are being asked to lace up their trainers and join schoolmates for this year’s Town and Gown race.

The race is now on to be on Town and Gown start line

Oxford Mail: Action from the start of last year’s race.  Pictures:OX59038 Ric Mellis

5:00am Thursday 23rd January 2014

TWO wheelchair users are urging others to take part in this year’s Town and Gown 10k run in Oxford.

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