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#15 Leanne Davies & Becs Richardson - Run Mummy Run
In Episode 15 of the Running Industry Podcast we talk to Leanne Davies and Becs Richardson, co-owners of Run Mummy Run - the online running community that values kindness, encourages self-belief, inspires dreams and supports women at every step of their running journey.
Founded in 2012 by Leanne, Run Mummy Run has an online community of over 125,000 women runners, 65,000 of those members are also in their Facebook group. They also design and sell bespoke women’s running kit, which has been created by runners seeking that perfect balance between style, comfort and technical performance.
Becs partnered up with Leanne in 2020 as a Director and together their aim is to empower women through running, to bring runners together as a community to support and motivate one another, and to help people improve their running skills whatever their level.
In this episode Leanne and Becs talk us through their journeys in running and the industry, which brought them together last year to create a wonderful partnership that will enable Run Mummy Run to reach even more women and communities over the coming years!
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running industry podcast is a brand new podcast bringing you news, opinion and analysis on hot topics, alongside
insight into key events and happenings within the global
We'll be speaking to brand owners, startups, marketers and creatives; along withkey figures and thought leaders from
the industry, we delve deep and find out what makes
individuals and companies tick - and how they see the future of the industry and wider running world.
running industry podcast is devised, hosted and produced by Matt Ward, who has a vast and varied background in
the running industry over the last two decades. Matt's roles
have included brand community management, MC and
commentary work, PR management, writing, retailing,
coaching, event management and sports marketing.
As a networker and communicator Matt excels; his broadcasting style and questioning techniques put his
guests at ease, producing lively discussion and interviews
that keep the listener engaged, as he teases out the big
developments and inside info from the industry and the world of running it serves.
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