eNews 13 June 2018

News - Cool Clowes Wins Hot Potts Arf

Matt Clowes Wins 2018 Potters Arf Marathon

Matt Clowes looked calm and collected as he sped to victory at a sweltering Potters ‘Arf Marathon (Sunday 10 June) while the race had a particular resonance for Paul Swan.


Feature Event - Birmingham Black Country Half Marathon

action from the Birmingham Black Country Half Birmingham Black Country Half Marathon, now in its 11th year has grown year on year. This unique chip timed, traffic free race, runs along the canal towpaths between Wolverhampton and Brindley Place, Birmingham.


News - Still Time For Late Declaration At Grimsthorpe

Grimsthorpe Gallop 2018 MedalThere is still time to saddle up for the Grimsthorpe Gallop on Sunday 24 June as entries have been extended until Thursday evening due to demand. The event's spinning medal may cause a spur of the moment decision.


News - Tag Teams Wanted

Collage Of Images From Tag1234 Relay RunBecome a team player and raise funds for Meningitis Now in a family friendly event in Worcestershire on Friday 22 June. Run or walk 3K and be rewarded with a complimentary ice cream.


runTalk - Swimming Like A Runner

Man swimming in the poolI have taken a temporary respite from running and have dipped my toes - and the rest of my body for that matter - into the pool to prepare for an open water distance swimming event I have entered in July. Less a fish out of water and more a cat in the sea.


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The Midlands' Top Race Listing

Race actionThis weekend's big race is the Shrewsbury Half while there is a full card at the Cheltenham Challenge and Race for Life events in Soilhull & Wolverhampton. Choose YOUR next race from hundreds of events showing on our top Midlands race listing.

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