23rd December 2016

Runtalk - Why No Mo?

Mo Farah

Another year, another clutch of gold medals and another BBC Sports Personality of the Year snub for Mo Farah writes Chris Broadbent. Why does Britain’s greatest ever athlete consistently miss out at the UK’s biggest sports awards?


News - Talk Of The Tour A Success

Tour of TamesideOver 50 runners attended the 'Talk of the Tour' evening in Hyde last week. The event was organised to celebrate the Tour of Tameside which will be held annually following its reintroduction in 2015.


News - Hurst Green Gets Into Festive Swing

Turkey TrotLancashire got into full festive mode last weekend as runners made their way to Hurst Green for the village's annual Turkey Trot.



News - Luck Of The Irish At New York Half

NYC HalfIf you’d like the ‘luck of the Irish’ at your next race, the 2017 New York Half Marathon on 19 March is the ideal event.


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!


January-March Edition Out Now!

Jan-Mar coverThe January-March edition of runABC North is available now from all our usual outlets!

We look at the virtual racing phenomenon. Comedian and Magic DJ Tom Price talks about his running life, including his ambition to be a ‘Lego-treader’. Blogger Joanna Barlow joins our ranks. 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.