Southern Running Guide News

27 Jul

Aussie Marathon Joy in Glasgow

Mike Shelley, Commonwealth marathon winner 2014

There was Australian joy in both the men and women's marathon today (Sunday 27 July) in Glasgow at the Commonwealth Games.  Mike Shelley went one better than his Delhi silver medal in 2010 storming to a decisive victory in a PB of 2:11:15 while compatriot Jess Trengove finished third in the women's race behind the Kenyan one-two of Flomena Cheyech Daniel and Caroline Kilel.

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25 Jul

midlandsrunningguide.com Now Live

Haile Gebrselassie

Great news for runners across the Midlands from Stoke to Northampton, Lincoln to Cheltenham as MIDLANDS RUNNING GUIDE and midlandsrunningguide. com are launched.  You'll have to wait another month or so for our brilliant 96 page free magazine (our first edition - Autumn is available on 28 August) but as you can see the website is now up and running.

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24 Jul

midlandsrunningguide.com Now Live

Haile Gebrselassie at the Great Birmingham Run

Great news for runners across the Midlands from Stoke to Northampton, Lincoln to Cheltenham as MIDLANDS RUNNING GUIDE and midlandsrunningguide. com are launched.  You'll have to wait another month or so for our brilliant 96 page free magazine (our first edition - Autumn is available on 28 August) but as you can see the website is now up and running.

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23 Jul

Calling Rat Fans

River Rat Race

Adventure enthusiasts have until the end of the month to take advantage of a price break for August’s River Rat Race London.  The new event is set to feature thousands of runners at London’s Excel Centre over a 10k course combining water and shore-based challenges.

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22 Jul

Run Reigate Launched

Run Reigate logo

Entries are open for the inaugural Run Reigate Half Marathon, another new addition to the Surrey running scene. The event will take place on Sunday 21 September at 9am. Organisers promise a beautiful, scenic route that winds its way through iconic Surrey landscape, starting and finishing in Reigate's stunning Priory Park.

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