Two years ago Steven Sharp was overweight, had high blood pressure, ate unhealthily and a walk up the steps left him struggling for breath.
Brave Noah Tilson wowed the crowds at the York Mini and Junior Run, completing part of the event using his walking frame. Since then, inspired supporters have pledged thousands to help pay for a new powered wheelchair.See More
In just two years, Rachel Shakespeare has lost two good friends.
Both were keen cyclists and victims of road traffic accidents that left their families and friends bereft.
Now Rachel, 34, from Pontefract, is running the Plusnet Leeds Half Marathon in their memory – and to raise awareness of road safety.See More
For charity, for a PB, for a lost loved one ... there are endless reasons why thousands will pull on their trainers for the Yorkshire Half Marathon this Sunday.See More