5 June 2015


New Competition - Win GOREgeous Gear!

Gore lady

We continue our spoiling spree with our June competition featuring exclusive mens and ladies garment sets up for grabs courtesy of GORE RUNNING WEAR®. To be in with a chance of winning, enter here.

News - Major Sports Tours Offers For Autumn

NYC runner

Sports Tours International is offering various race and travel packages for this autumn’s World Marathon Majors. The sports travel specialists have packages for Berlin, Chicago, and New York Marathons.

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News - Full House At Blaydon


The North East will welcome one of its favourite events on Tuesday as the Blaydon Race celebrates its 35th year. Steeped in tradition, the 5.9 mile run has been organised by Blaydon Harriers since 1981.

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Runtalk - Under Doctor's Orders

Dr Murray

Dr. Andrew Murray’s running CV is like a bucket list for runners.  He tells us about the many benefits of running.

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New Poll - Who's Your Favourite Runner?

North poll

This month we're asking who your favourite current distance runner is. Is it one of the ones listed or do you have a more obscure choice? Alf Tupper maybe?
Have your say on our polls page

Race Listing

Mersey Tunnel

10k enthusiasts are spoiled for choice this weekend with the Mulgrave Castle, Superbowl Morecambe, Woodall Spa, and Bendrigg 10K all being held. The most high-profile 10k is BTR Liverpool’s Mersey Tunnel event. A sell-out crowd of 3,200 will take part in this year’s race. After positive feedback, the point to point course will be the same as last year, starting in Blackstock Street in Liverpool City Centre and finishing at Ian Fraser Walk in New Brighton. 

Check out the results and upcoming 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!

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