9 February 2018
News - Honour Ron At Accrington
In honour of Accrington’s most famous son celebrating his 80th birthday this year—and in recognition, too, of an incredible career that included numerous world records—Cannonball Events are inviting runners to compete in next month’s Ron Hill Accrington 10K and Fun Run.
Event Of The Week - Mersey Tunnel 10K
The ever popular Mersey Tunnel is back in 2018 with a great new spring race date (Sunday 15 April). In 2017 the event was staged in October due to restrictions on Tunnel use but now it's back in the early part of the year.
News - 25 Down For St. Valentines 30K
25 years in and the love just keeps on flowing for the St. Valentine’s 30K. This weekend’s race (it is run each year on the Sunday closest to St Valentine's Day) sold out in just 10 days, meaning 750 runners will show their love for the sport with a tough and testing race through Stamford.
runTalk - Spin Me Round
If you’re a member of a gym, you’ve probably walked past a room full of people furiously pedalling on exercise bikes while an instructor barks orders at them. Sound appealing? OK maybe not, but as a runner, it’s certainly worthwhile.
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.
Looking 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!
The 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.