29 April 2016

News - Dibaba Returns To Manchester


Tirunesh Dibaba has confirmed she will return to the Great Manchester Run on 22 May, setting up a mouthwatering contest with Gemma Steel and Edna Kiplagat.

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Charity Of The Week - Macmillan Cancer Support

MacmillanWhether 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.

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News - Sunderland Shapes Up For New Look Event

Sunderland HalfMomentum is building for the new look Run Sunderland Festival on Sunday (1 May). The events will see both the half marathon and 10k moving their base from the Stadium of Light to Keel Square.

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News - Eastern Promise Sports Tours International

Osaka MarathonSports Tours International is offering guaranteed entry for the sixth edition of Osaka Marathon on Sunday 30 October.

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Runtalk - Recover, Don't Just Rest

MassageUK physiotherapists Six Physio look at the importance of effective recovery for running improvement. Recovery is vital to allow the adaptations of your body to take place and actually improve your fitness.

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Competition - Stay Stylish In Gore Running Gear

CompetitionJust two days left to enter our GORE RUNNING WEAR® competition! 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.

Poll - Alcohol-themed Events

Medoc Marathon This month's poll closes at midnight on Saturday.  We want to know your views on alcohol-themed events. Is it all a bit of fun or are is it setting a bad example for youngsters? Let us know what you think here.

Race Listing

RunnersLooking 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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New Edition Out Soon!

runABC North coverThe June-July edition of runABC North is now available 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. Veggie Runners tell us about walking, or should that be running, down the aisle. GB international Andrew Butchart reveals his plans for Rio. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log. And much more...