eNews 15 July 2016

Runtalk - Don't Stop Him Now


Vassos Alexander broadcasts to 10 million people every day as part of the Chris Evans Breakfast Show. He also happens to be something of a runner, runABC spoke to him to find out more …
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Event Of The Week - Dog Jog

Dog JogHave a bark in the park at your local Dog Jog this summer! The Dog Jog series are unique jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun in 2016, where each event offers a relaxed, fun atmosphere with no times and no pressure.

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News - Race Countdown Has Started

Race CountadownNumber 10 is a talking point at present and that is just this weekend’s races. There are three 10Ks and a 10 miler scheduled for Saturday and Sunday (16 and 17 July) along with races of varying distances.

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News  - Sisters Did It For Themselves At Brueton parkrun

SistersIt was a case of ‘here come the girls’ at Saturday’s (9 July) Brueton parkrun in Solihull. With top three finishes, a new PB and best age graded scores in one go and two milestones reached.

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Poll - Summer Surfaces

Beach Have you answered our latest poll? As it’s summer (allegedly), we want to know what your favourite running surface is for this time of the year. 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 South of England and beyond. As we’re now in July, summer is upon us, but there's still a range of distances and terrain on offer. 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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New Edition Out Soon!

CoverThe August-September edition of runABC Midlands is available soon from all our usual outlets!

Good Morning Britain’s Sean Fletcher tells us about his running life. Dan Afshar and Joanna Barlow give us their views on using a pacer in races. Veggie Runners tell us about walking, or should that be running, down the aisle. Great Britain international Andrew Butchart reveals his plans for Rio. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log. And much more...