eNews 26 April 2017

News - Brothers Take On Oswestry Half

Darren and Phil

Two brothers will line up at the inaugural Oswestry Half Marathon on Sunday (30 April) as part of an an attempt to run 17 half marathons (or just over 442 miles) in 2017. Darren and Phil Gibbons are taking on the 2017 Runathon to fundraise for Cancer Research UK.


News - Marathon Man Goes Beyond Halfway

Peter Thompson completed London Marathon to pass the halfway point in his immense personal challenge to run an incredible 44 marathons in 44 days.


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).


Runtalk - Post-run Recipes

SandwichThousands 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.


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, 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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