4 November 2016

News - Tameside Tour Returns For 2017


News that The Tour of Tameside, one of the north of England’s most distinctive events, is to return for 2017, will be well-received for those who have competed in the multi-stage competition as well as tempting prospective participants.

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News - 10,000 Set To Dash On Sunday

Lees Abbey DashThis Sunday will see the 31st staging of the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash and 10,000 runners are set to be on the start line. The Dash once again plays host to the Home Countries International.

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News - Chicago Turning The Big 4-0

Chicago Millennium ParkChicago Marathon returns to the Windy City on Sunday 8 October 2017 to celebrate its 40th anniversary. Both guaranteed and non-guaranteed entries will be available from until 29 November.

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Runtalk - New York, New York

New York MarathonThis Sunday sees the staging of the New York City Marathon. Chris Broadbent reflects on the impact the race has had on the running world since its inception...

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New Competition - Zoot Trainers Up For Grabs

Zoot trainersIf it’s fancy footwear you are after, then enter this month’s competition and you could win a pair of Zoot’s colourful Ali’i shoes (SRP £130). Enter here for a chance to win...


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 Now!

Oct-Dec coverThe October-December edition of runABC North is now available 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.

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