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CHRIS THOMPSON is set to be among those lining up at the inaugural Great Donington Run on June 26 as he continues to work towards a return to top form, writes Jessica Whittington.

Chris Thompson: wants the Great Donington Run to play an important part in his future plans

The 2010 European 10,000m silver medallist has struggled with injury problems and at the end of 2014 he required Achilles surgery. The past few years have been a rollercoaster for the 35-year-old but describing himself as “very stubborn”, he has battled back and remains motivated with there still being much more which he hopes to achieve.

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