eNews 26 October 2016

News - Fun On The City Of Birmingham Run

Birmingham Run

Runners of all ages and abilities had a fun-filled day at Sunday’s City of Birmingham 10K and 5K. Organised by UK Triathlon and supported by Birmingham City Council; this was an enjoyable event for all entrants, from first-timer to experienced runner.

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News - Labour Of Love At Leicester Marathon

Leicester MarathonTwo runners made headline news for two very different reasons at Sunday's Leicester Marathon. Steve Edwards took another step towards a target of 1,000 career marathons and Cem Kucukdevlet made a proposal of marriage.

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Runtalk - Getting Along Famously

Dark RoadNeil Turner looks at the growing number of celebrities, including Will Ferrell, Renée Zellweger, and Ronnie O'Sullivan, taking up running to de-stress from their hectic lifestyles.

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Competition - Top-To-Toe Kit Up For Grabs!


runABC Midlands' current competition offers you the chance to win a top-to-toe Ripl Effect running package worth £100. And not only that, you can also choose a friend to receive an item for free! It's time to start your Ripl Effect today...


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

Poll - Ever Helped Someone During A Race?

Helping runners 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!


October-December Edition Out Now!

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..



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