eNews 15 March 2017

News - Liz McColgan's Big Birmingham Date

Big Birmingham Date

Athletics legend Liz McColgan will be amongst thousands of runners taking part in the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K on Sunday 30 April.


News - Williams Forges Ahead At Ironbridge

Ironbridge HalfMartin Williams was first to cross the gorge and the finish line at the Ironbridge Half Marathon on Sunday (12 March). The Tipton Harrier won in 1:14:47.


News - A Little Italy In Autumn

Rome MarathonWith mild temperatures, rich rural colours, and decidedly fewer tourists than in summer, autumn is an ideal time to visit Italy.


Runtalk - Triple Inspiration

MuirRegular contributor Chris Broadbent has been drawing inspiration from all levels of the sport recently.



Special Offers

ABC Special Offers

runABC is offering lots of great discounts on races, apparel and more. Check out our special offers page for discounts on Spartan Race, Up & Running, Race Harborough, Club La Santa, and more…

Race Listing

Spring runnerLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the Midlands 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!


April-May Edition Out Now!

Apr-May coverThe April-May edition of runABC Midlands is now 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. Plus there’s race specials on Birmingham International Marathon, Great Birmingham Run and the Rat Race series



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