eNews 13 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 South spoke to him to find out more …

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Event Of The Week - Bournemouth Marathon Festival

BournemouthCome and experience ‘running as it should be’ on the beautiful South Coast for the Bournemouth Marathon Festival!

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News - Ready, Set Chica-go!

ChicagoIf you’re thinking of heading Stateside for a race this year, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 9 October offers value for money.

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News - Euro 2016 Reflections...

Steph TwellNo, not the Euro 2016 in France but the European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam, where Britain finished third on the medals table behind surprise winners Poland and Germany.

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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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Current Edition Out Now!

CoverThe June-July edition of runABC South is available now 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...