eNews 1 March 2017

News - Ups And Downs At Thorpe Park

Thorpe Park

There were some ups and downs at the inaugural Thorpe Park Half Marathon but they were not of the roller coaster variety. This brand new event, based at one of Britain's most popular theme parks, boasted Olympic athletes and a fast, flat course with more than 3,000 competing.


Event Of The Week - Burrator 10K

Burrator 10KThe Burrator 10K returns for a second year. It’s a fast, flat route that’s almost entirely on tarmac and closed roads.



News - Last But Not Least

Sign postA Japanese runner was given a shock after being named the winner of a 3K despite finishing last.



News - Hoping For Two Muir Medals n belgrade

MuirBritish Athletics has announced a strong team of 32 athletes who will compete at the 34th European Indoor Athletics Championships in the Kombank Arena, Belgrade from 3-5 March.


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…

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!

Apr-May Edition Out Now!

South coverThe April-May edition of runABC South will soon be available from all our usual outlets!

We check out what the world of running was like in the 1980s. Football Focus’s Rachel Stringer tells us why, away from the pitches, she likes to pound the pavements. We look at Kyle Keiderling’s book Olympic Collision ahead of Zola Budd’s Scottish Stirling Marathon appearance. We report from Europe’s top sporting resort, Club La Santa. Plus there’s race specials on Great Bristol 10K, Great Newham Run, Great South Run, Dog Jog, Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon and the Rat Race series.


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