December 2013

News - Hit The Peaks With Alpine Oasis

Alpine Oasis Weekend Runners

Trail runners and lovers of the great outdoors should note that adventure specialists Alpine Oasis has organised a master-class in tackling the heights of the Peak District. Scheduled for 12-14 April in Hope, Derbyshire, the weekend offers fully supported runs across the hills of the national park.

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News - Durham Puts Trust In Coast

Durham CoastlineThe National Trust will host the first ever Durham Coast half marathon this summer, with organisers looking to take advantage of the city's regenerated coastline. With just 250 entries available for the inaugural race, runners in the North East are being advised to register promptly to avoid disappointment.

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Runtalk - Its Time To Get Cross Fit

Cross Fit Glasgow, Image courtesy of Cross Fit GlasgowChris Broadbent explores the world of Cross Fit - once the domain of hard core gym-goers now proving popular among runners looking for that cross-training solution...

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Competition - Yurbud Ear Buds Up for Grabs

Inspire Duo Running Woman on BeachYurbuds are the superb new innovative way to listen to music while you run. Thanks to Twistlock Technology they are guaranteed not to fall out! With an ultra-soft and comfortable fit, these ear buds also allow for sufficient ambient noise, so you always stay aware of your surroundings.

Enter the competition here


Poll - How Do You Cross Train?

Gym 1Cross training can vastly enhance our performance and help us stay both focused and motivated, and this month we want to find out which way you prefer to cross train.

Cycling leads this month with 29.5% of the vote, followed by gym work in second place with 23%, and in third place with 16.4% is swimming.

Tell us how you cross train over 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 - Winter Edition

Northern Running Guide Winter CoverThe 96-page winter issue of NORTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is available 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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