Southern Running Guide News

22 Oct

Border Dash At Motor City

Christine at Detroit MarathonOne of only a handful of marathons that cross an international border, the 37th Detroit Marathon saw a record field of over 27,000 set off at 7am on Sunday (19 October) in ideal conditions. Starting in the Motor City, participants headed into Windsor, Canada via the Ambassador Bridge and returned to the US through the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel.

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22 Oct

Entries Re-Open For Brighton Marathon

Brighton Marathon scenery

In a unique development, general entries for the 2015 Brighton Marathon are set to re-open. Runners seeking place must register their interest by Friday 31 October. Then, runners will be notified via email 48 hours ahead of entries opening and how to enter. Extra entries for next year’s Brighton Marathon will then be released during a 24-hour period.

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21 Oct

Hundreds Run For Breast Cancer

Charlie Webster (right) with fellow runners

Sky Sports news presenter and Breast Cancer Care ambassador Charlie Webster got nearly 700 runners underway at the Breast Cancer Care Women Only Run on Saturday 18 October. Taking place within the stunning Richmond Park, women of all ages and abilities were treated to unseasonably warm weather and spectacular views, but the challenge they faced was far from a walk in the park.

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