eNews 16 February 2017

News - It's A Hoot For Fatboy Slim

Fayboy Slim

Celebrity DJ, Norman Cook (pictured) - better known as Fatboy Slim - will be the official race starter for Vitality Brighton Half Marathon on Sunday, 26 March. Not content with simply sounding the hooter at 9am, Brighton's famous resident will join the 12,000 starters expected to line up on Madeira Drive next to the statue of former Olympian, Steve Ovett.


News - Healing Hearts With BHF

Great Manc RunAs it’s national Heart Month, the British Heart Foundation (BHF) is encouraging runners to help heart disease, by signing up to one of its events.


Runtalk - How To Combat Running Injuries

Running buddiesChris Broadbent discusses how races help us escape from the modern day habit of avoiding conversation in favour of our phone screens…


Special Offers

Special offers
runABC is offering lots of great discounts on races, apparel and more. Check out our special offers page for discounts on Barnstaple Marathon and Half Marathon, The Nuts Challenge, Xmiles and Action Challenge…

Poll - Should Ron Hill Be Knighted?

Ron HillFollowing the end of his running streak and his lifetime achievements, we want to know if you think Ron Hill should be knighted. Let us know by answering our latest poll…


Race Listing

RunnersLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the South of England and beyond. From fun runs to ultras, we've got them all. 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!

January-March Edition Out Now!

Front coverThe January-March edition of runABC South is now available from all our usual outlets!

We look at the virtual racing phenomenon. Comedian and Magic Radio DJ Tom Price talks about his running life, including his ambition to be a ‘Lego-treader’. Blogger Joanna Barlow joins our ranks with her first runABC South column. Seasoned columnist Christine Appel reflects on the positive side of being a race organiser. We report from Europe’s top sporting resort, Club La Santa. Plus we have race specials on Great Bristol 10K, White Star Running Events and ABP Southampton Marathon.


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