eNews 20 May 2015

News - Olympic Greats Set For Westminster Mile

Olympians BupaMore than 90 former British Olympians will reunite this Sunday (24 May) to line up for the Olympians mile at the Bupa Westminster Mile.

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News - Blindfold Bid by Bournemouth Runner

Blindfold runner Bournemouth The glorious scenery is a huge draw for over 10,000 runners expected to descend on October’s Bournemouth Marathon Festival. But one runner will resist even the slightest glimpse of the Dorset sands for every step of the 26.2 mile course.

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News - New 10K For London

West London RunNew 10k WestRun London will take place on Sunday 4 October on a course that starts at Eel Brook Common near New Kings Road and takes on traffic free streets including New Kings Road, Parsons Green, Fulham Road and Fulham Broadway.

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Competition - Win A Mini-Break To Copenhagen

Copenhagen Half CompetitionEnter our fantastic new online competition for your chance to win a mini-break to Copenhagen where you and a friend will take part in the city’s half marathon.

To be in with a chance of winning, enter here.

Poll - Timing Runs

Garmin cropThis month we're asking how you time your runs. So far, 64% of you say you use a GPS system, 17% prefer a smartphone, 8% use a trusty stopwatch, 7% don't bother with a device, 2% use a fitness band and 2% use other means. Let us know your method!

Have your say on our polls page

Race Listing

Bupa 10000It’s bank holiday weekend and as befits such an occasion there are myriad races taking place across the South of the country. Saturday sees the return of the Harbour Wallbanger 7K, a fun run on the beach taking entrants from Broadstairs to the wall at Ramsgate harbour and back again. Sunday gets busy with races such as the Royal Windsor Half Marathon, 10K and 6K and of course, the Bupa Westminster Mile. Race action continues into Monday with bank holidayers enjoying the sights of London at the ever popular Bupa London 10,000.

Check out race results and upcoming events on our race listing page.

Don't forget that you can also add your race's details to our event listings
by signing up as a race organiser.

Good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!

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