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  1. Melissa Wright

Watch: Amateur running group to take on Bham 10k

Now there'll be famous faces and professional athletes at this weekend's Birmingham 10k - but that's not all. A group of women from Balsall Health, many of whom were new to running just months ago, will also be taking part.

The most recent figures from Sport England show that while more than half of men in the West Midlands take part in sport, only 37% of women in the region do the same.

As Melissa Wright reports.