The Running Conference by RIA

The Running Conference by Running Industry Alliance (RIA) for the UK & Ireland, will take place at Loughborough University from 11th to 13th December 2022. 

The Running Conference is for RIA members only and capped at a maximum of 280 attendees for the December 2022 event, 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.

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

RIA Members and Alliance Partners can be viewed here:

The Running Conference details released so far are here:

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