19 May 2017

News - Chester Primed For PBs

Chester Half

Thirty six years in and the Essar Chester Half Marathon shows no sign of slowing down with up to 7,000 runners expected to compete in Sunday’s (21 May) race.


News - Floodgates Open At EHM

EHM MedalsThe recent launch of the 2017 finishers’ medals for the English Half Marathon and 10K has resulted in a massive impact with runners across the country entries soaring since they were revealed.


News - Spartan Returns

SpartanThe Spartan obstacle race series returns to Scotland this summer, featuring challenging hills that will do their best to drain the energy from your legs.


Runtalk - The Power Of Run

btr Liverpool race director Alan Rothwell reflects on how running has the power to drive people to do amazing things…


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 Biofreeze, VitalityMove, Spartan Race, and Up & Running…

Competition - It's A Runderwear Lottery


runABC has teamed up with Runderwear to bring you this chance to win one of 30 pieces from their range. Winners will be selected at random from all successful entrants after the closing date.

Enter here to be in with a chance of winning…

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!


June-July Edition Out Now!

Jun-Jul coverThe June-July edition of runABC North is now available from all our usual outlets! We look at what running will be like in 2049. Footballers' Wives star Susie Amy discusses her running adventures. On the 50th anniversary of Kathrine Switzer's Boston appearance, we reflect on how women's running has progressed. Columnist Joanna Barlow recounts the trials and tribulations of London Marathon, and we bring you hundreds of summer races to choose from in tandem with English Half Marathon.