eNews 05 October 2016

Competition - Start Your Ripl Effect

Want to inspire your friends to run? Win a Ripl Inspire running wear package and start YOUR Ripl Effect, choosing a friend to receive an item for free!

Ripl comp

For a chance to win our amazing competition prize and to find out more click here

Charity Of The Week - Macmillan

COW - MacmillanWhether it’s a one off donation or fundraising for a 10k, it’s people like you who enable Macmillan to be there for people affected by cancer.

For your chance at race entry and support to numerous events continue reading...

News - Boost For Birmingham's Bud Run

Birmingham Buds

Olympic gold medallist Lily Owsley is the official starter for Bud’s Run, a charity 5K event on Sunday (9 Oct) at the University of Birmingham. Lily Owsley is a member of the victorious Team GB women’s hockey team who won gold at the Rio Olympics. Now studying sports science at the University of Birmingham, she is backing the third outing of this event, held to raise funds for Parkinson’s UK.

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New Edition Coming Soon!

Oct-Dec coverThe October-December edition of runABC Midlands is available now from all our usual outlets!

Comedian Rob Deering tells us about why he likes running strange distances. We talk to Olympian Eilish McColgan to find out how she reached the top of her game. Columnist Christine Appel looks at the UK’s weirdest races. Plus we preview the exciting new event for 2017 – Birmingham International Marathon. And much more..

News - Ron Returns To Athens

Ron HillDr. Ron Hill will make a fitting return to the iconic sporting location of Athens to retrace the journey he made in 1969 at the European Championships. The event saw Ron win his first ever major international championship and secure gold in just over 2:16.

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Poll - Ever Helped Someone During A Race?

Brownlee bros We want to know if you have ever helped or been helped by someone during a race/run?

Are you a good Samaritan or is the PB too important? Let us know here

Race Listing

Spring runnerLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the Midlands and beyond. From fun runs to ultras, we've got them all. Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget you can register as an organiser here and add your race's details to our event listings. Good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!


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