9 March 2018

News - Brave Claire Ready For Titanic Manchester Marathon

Claire Lomas

Claire Lomas MBE is preparing for a heroic effort at Manchester Marathon. The inspirational paraplegic athlete aims to cover the 26.2 miles over a numbers of days wearing the revolutionary ‘Rewalk’.


SRG - The Free, Fun & Friendly Way To #runtogether

SRG outside a bright Up & Running storeThere's a great way to enjoy friendly sociable running across the north of England. From Manchester to Sheffield, Chester to Newcastle you can join SRG - Social Run Group for a brilliant weekly get together.


News - Alder Hey 10K Returns After Promising 2017 Debut

Alder Hey 10K actionThe decision to stage the inaugural Alder Hey 10K at Croxteth Hall proved to be a winner. And now organisers have named the date for 2018 - Sunday 14 October. Grab a great Early Bird bargain today.



News - Bradford & Adam Buglass Get Set For Big 10K

runners at Bradford 10KThere are just a few of the 2,000 places remaining at next Sunday's (18 March) Epilepsy Action Bradford 10K. Join courageous Adam Buglass on the start line for one of Yorkshire's fastest 10Ks.


runTalk - We Remember Ron Hill's Greatest Year

Ron Hill at Boston MarathonIn the week that Ron Hill announced he his battling Alzheimers, we dig into the runABC archive and rememember Ron's amazing performances in 1970 at Boston and the Commonwealth Games.


Special Offers

runABC is offering lots of great discounts on races, apparel and more. Check out our special offers page for discounts on English Half Marathon, Spartan UK and 66fit.

Race Listing

runners at Tatton ParkLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events across the North of England and beyond. Check out upcoming events and results at our race listing page. Remember you can register as an organiser and add your race to our event listings. Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!

Winter/Spring Edition - Out Now!

24 Hour racing story from runABC NorthThe Winter/Spring edition of runABC North has arrived in running stores and at local sports centres and clubs. Check online to see where you can get your copy. In this edition we look at 24 Hour races and the heckles that have made you laugh plus we talk to Gogglebox’s Baasit Siddiqui, and Jonny Mellor tells us about his favourite race.

Team Triple A takes us Rat Racing again and we welcome back regular columnists - Chris Broadbent and Christine Appel. This edition also includes an 8-page Edinburgh Marathon Festival supplement.

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