December 2013

News - Freya Ready For Olympic Chance

Freya MurrayEven though she received confirmation of her Olympic selection whilst doing her weekly shop and has taken time off work to travel to London, Scottish runner Freya Murray has revealed she is hitting full fitness and ready to compete in Sunday's marathon.

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News - Runners Prepare For Northern Ultra

Northumberland Ultra LogoEndurance runners in the north east are preparing themselves for one of the most challenging races of the year, the Northumberland Ultra. Due to take place this Saturday (August 4), competitors will tackle a 62 mile (100km) route that encompasses stretches of the Pennine Way.

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News - The Alternative Olympics

The Hispter OlympicsWith Olympic fever beginning to extend beyond pandemonium, Germany hosted its very own take on the Games last weekend with the Hipster Olympics. Consisting of nine ironic sports events, 6,000 hip Berliners converged to present their very own stylised version of London 2012.

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New Poll - How Do You Avoid Injury

Poll This month, we want to know what keeps you injury free.

Is it that all important compression garment, your well fitted running shoes, or do you just make sure to warm up and cool down every time you go out?

Let us know what you do to stay in top form over on our polls page, or on our Facebook page!

Competition - Stay Bright With Brooks

Women's Nightlife JacketWe are giving away three fantastic Brooks Nightlife Jackets...

The ultimate in weather protection, the Nightlife Jacket has all the features you need for low-light training, with 360° retroreflectivity, back venting, thumbholes and all in a 100% wind and waterproof package.

For your chance to win one of these brilliant jackets enter our competition here

Race Listing

April Race Listings PageLast weekend's race results are now available online at northernrunningguide.com.

Check out the results and up and coming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget that you can also add your race's details to our event listings by signing up here, and good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!


Northern Running Guide - Summer Edition

NRG Summer 2012 CoverThe 96-page summer issue of NORTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is available!

This edition is packed with news, tips on how to have the perfect race day, a look at some great breakfast ideas, as well as our regular race listing and three month log-book.

Our running route is a York based 3K this issue, and we also check out the Big Fun Run series.

We also take a wider look at the running scene in Merseyside this issue, with SABIC Tees Pride 10K featuring as our race profile.


Find out where to get your free copy now!


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