30 September 2016

News - Final Call For Merseyside 10K

Merseyside 10K

This weekend will mark the first staging of the Matalan Merseyside 10K (it was formerly known as the Grand 10K at Aintree), with any interested runners being encouraged to make the jump and register before Sunday (2 October).

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Event Of The Week - Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon

Yorkshire MararThe race for places in the 2017 Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon is now on. Next year's event will be held on Sunday 8 October .

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News - Run The Highest Mountain In The World

Everest MarathonFancy running the highest marathon in the world? Everest Marathon returns to Nepal for its 14th year on 29 May 2017.

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Runtalk - It Takes Two

Couple runningRunning can be either sociable or solitary, writes Terry Brennan. Many of us enjoy nothing better than a ‘get away from it all’ hour with only our thoughts for company; it’s one of my own favourite things.

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Competition - Compressports Package Up For Grabs

CompressportrunABC has two fantastic apparel bundles up for grabs this month from compression-wear experts – Compressport. The three-piece package includes Full Socks V2 Compression, Run Short, and PRO Racing Trail SS Top V2.

For a chance to win, enter here

Poll -  Most Embarrassing Moment?

SignpostEver increase your mileage on a run after taking a wrong turn? Most of us have had one or two mishaps when running. So this month we're asking what is your most embarrassing running moment? Let us know here.


Race Listing


Looking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the North of England and beyond. 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!


October–December Edition Out This Weekend!

Cover Oct-NovThe October-December edition of runABC North will be available this weekend from all our usual outlets!

Comedian Rob Deering tells us about why he likes running strange distances. We talk to Olympian Eilish McColgan to find out how she reached the top of her game. Columnist Christine Appel looks at the UK’s weirdest races. Plus we have race specials on Great Manchester Run, the big Liverpool events in 2017, and Edinburgh Marathon Festival. And much more…

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