1 April 2016
New Competition - Stay Stylish In Gore Running Gear®
Our new April competition features apparel from premium brand GORE RUNNING WEAR® to get you moving this month! We are offering one lucky male and one lucky female a top quality GORE RUNNING WEAR® apparel set. Enter here for a chance to win.
Charity Of The Week - Macmillan Cancer Support
Whether it’s a one off donation or fundraising for a 10k, it’s people like you who enable Macmillan to be there for people affected by cancer.
News - Running For President
US presidential candidate Donald Trump is planning to launch an obstacle race series in Scotland later this year, sources have revealed.
Read full story here
News - Elswick Pair Enjoy Honeymoon On Tyneside
The North Tyneside 10K might be Tadele Geremew and Justina Heslop’s perfect honeymoon spot as the husband and wife recorded their second successive victory there on Sunday.
Runtalk - Starting Early
I don’t know about you - but my 2-year-old son runs everywhere, writes Louise Sylvester. To the kitchen for ‘treats’, to the bath, to nursery, and of course to ‘say hello’ to the birds in the park.
New Poll - Alcohol-themed Events
There is some controversy around races that involve alcohol like Wineathlon and Beerathon. This month we want to know your views. Is it all a bit of fun or are is it setting a bad example for youngsters? Let us know what you think here.
Looking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the North of England and beyond. As we’re now in April, the spring racing season is well underway with 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 and add your race to our event listings. Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!
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Current Edition Out Now!
The March-April edition of runABC North is now available from all our usual outlets!
We catch up with Alyson Dixon as she bids for a place at the Rio Olympics. Two runners give very different views of what they think events should be about. Contributors Shona Thomson and Veggie Runners also update us on their running adventures, involving Mongolia and wedding-themed parkruns. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log. And much more...