The Running Conference by RIA

The Running Conference, the not-for-profit conference organised by the Running Industry Alliance (RIA) for the UK & Ireland, will take place at Loughborough University from 11th to 13th September 2022. 

The Running Conference for members only is capped at a maximum of 250 attendees for 2022 with members from the various sectors of the running industry including brands, retailers, distributors, events, media, communities, charities, service providers and more attending.

The theme of the conference is “Impactful Collaborations” with a focus around connecting, supporting, educating, sharing, amplifying and growing.   

The Running Conference features purposeful, educational and insightful conference sessions, panel discussions, outdoor activities, industry celebrations and networking opportunities.

This much-anticipated event in the running industry calendar is set to become an annual gathering uniting the various sectors of the industry, and nurturing the development of meaningful business relationships and collaborations.

The full schedule will be available shortly, and any remaining tickets are available to RIA members.

More details about RIA membership can be found on the website for anyone wanting to join now and be at The Running Conference.

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