eNews 26 April 2017
News - Southampton Takes On The Smoke
The maritime south coast city of Southampton embraced its first full marathon for at least 30 years in a head to head with Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday (23 April). After a capacity 10,000 entries had been received it was estimated by organisers that three times that number were out to support runners in the ABP Southampton Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and Fun Run.
News - Records Galore At Memorable London
The record-breaking feats of Mary Keitany and David Weir weren’t the only records smashed at a memorable Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday (23 April).
News - Marathon Man Goes Beyond Halfway
Running enthusiast Peter Thompson completed the Virgin Money London Marathon to pass the halfway point in his immense personal challenge to run an incredible 44 marathons in 44 days.
Runtalk - Post-run Recipes
Thousands of runners might mot have followed the golden rules of post-run nourishment after London, but here's some tasty tips you can follow after your run.
Looking 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.
Good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!
Apr-May Edition Out Now!
The April-May edition of runABC South 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. 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.