December 2013

News - Sell Out At Leeds Abbey Dash

Age UK Leeds Abbey DashOrganisers of the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash have confirmed that this year's race has once again reached entry capacity, further cementing its place as one of the most popular in the calendar. Sunday's event is expected to attract 9,000 runners, making it the biggest in its 28 year history.

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News - Santa Dash Ready For Festive Fairytale

Santa Dash 2012This year's RunLiverpool Santa Dash is gaining momentum with panto actresses and Atomic Kitten duo Natasha Hamilton and Liz McClarnon giving their support. The pair, who are featuring in the Southport Theatre and Liverpool Empire productions of Cinderella over the festive period, have both committed to taking part.

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News - Injured Soldier Aims For Paralympic Success

Anthony CooperAfter losing both legs in a bomb blast while on patrol in Afghanistan, Anthony Cooper, 25, was told by doctors he would never walk again. Just two years later, however, Anthony has been awarded the title of David Lloyd Leisure's Hero of the Year, and is now set on fulfilling his dream of becoming a Paralympic long distance runner.

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Runtalk - Silva Runner Lights The Way

Silva RunnerSilva is a a leading brand in the world of head torches and now they've introduced a premium lightweight product that provides everything a runner could want to light the way ahead. Reviewer Russell Whittington put the new Silva Runner through its paces.

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Northern Running eGuide - November Edition

NRG November 2012 E-GuideGreat news for runners in the north of England, the November edition of our new digital magazine is still available.

This month we offer an introduction to Cross Country Running, have a chat with Liverpool's Jo Davis, and give fundraisers some great tips on the art of blogging and take a look forward to December's races.

You can also find out more about our fantastic new Brooks competition in this edition!

Click here to view the November edition



Competition - Brooks Nightlife Prizes Up For Grabs

Women's Nightlife JacketWe have two Brooks Nightlife packages to give away consisting of a Nightlife Jacket and a pair of Nightlife Infiniti Tights.

Brooks Nightlife gear combines top quality technical attributes with high-visibility fabrics meaning that you can enjoy a comfortable run while staying safe on the road.

To see the items on offer, and to enter, click here

Poll - What You Love About Winter Running

Happy RunnerWinter is now upon us, and in this month's poll we'd like to find out what it is about Winter Running that you enjoy!

So far the cold, crisp weather is leading as your favourite, with wrapping up to beat the elements coming second and never getting too hot in third place.

Whatever it is that you like about winter running, let us know on our polls page!

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!

Current Issue - Autumn Edition

NRG Autumn 2012 CoverThe 96-page autumn issue of NORTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is now availalbe at all our usual outlets!

This edition won't disappoint and is crammed with news, great features, product reviews, race listing and a three month log-book.

Keep an eye out for the new edition and let us know what you think on Facebook!

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