Vegan Runners UK is one of, if not the largest community of vegan athletes in the UK. By joining this worthy running club vegans can connect with like-minded individuals whilst having fun, and staying fit and healthy.
Vegan Runners understands that taking up running can be daunting for newcomers, but the best advice they can give is to get out there and enjoy it! They offer a nine-week couch to 5km program that even the most novice of runners will be able to conquer, and also undertake longer running events hosted in the UK and aboard.
As vegans, the Vegan Runners advocate a cruelty-free lifestyle and encourage all to go plant-based. They not only run, but organize and arrange various vegan socials and support animal rights movements and events.
If cruelty and the environment is not enough to convince a runner to go vegan, they aim to educate athletes on the performance advantages of cutting out animal products.
The running club operates throughout the UK and have a growing network of groups who meet regularly to run, socialize and have fun. The main areas they operate in are as follows:
- - Scotland and Northern Ireland
- - North West England
- - North East England (includes Yorkshire and Humber)
- - Wales and West Midlands
- - East Midlands and East England
- - Greater London
- - South East England
- - South West England and Channel Islands
Visit their website or Facebook page to find out more about how you can get involved. By staying fit, healthy and supporting animal cruelty-free, runners are able to better their minds, bodies as well as contribute to a cleaner and healthier earth.er people to become plant-based. By delivering easy plant-based ready meals straight to the doors of consumers, they hope to positively impact the way people eat whilst helping the environment as well.