Big Running Survey

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    Your Reasons for Running and Sporting Background

    To spend time outdoors
    To challenge and test myself
    To improve my psychological well-being
    To feel good
    To feel part of a wider community of runners
    To keep myself looking or feeling young
    To learn about myself
    To explore the outside environment
    To lose or maintain weight
    To help overcome injury, illness or disability
    To improve my fitness
    To improve my appearance
    To escape my worries
    To achieve the best possible times
    To have time to think
    To have great experiences
    To do well in races
    To meet and socialise with other people
    To give me purpose and goals
    To raise money for good causes
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