Southern Running Guide News

21 Sep

Top Venues Announced For London Races

the start of a Race Organiser event

The Race Organiser, the London-based events company, has announced a great new series of 10k races at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (October through to March). The events will take place on the first Saturday of the month at 09:30 with the race hub at Timber Lodge where the function rooms will house the bag drop and information desk. 

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21 Sep

Sichel Claims Record Haul

William Sichel William Sichel’s performance at the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence Race in New York has resulted in the Orkney-based ultra runner laying claim to 58 new records, including 8 World Age-Group records, after becoming the first British runner to finish the World's Longest Certified Footrace. In completing the 3100 event inside the 52 day limit, Sichel became the first person over 60 to ever successfully finish the race.

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16 Sep

Brighton Youth Races Open

Brighton Half Marathon Youth Races

Entries have opened for the Youth Races at next year’s Vitality Brighton Half Marathon race organisers have announced. Aimed at young runners aged 7-17, the 1 Mile Youth Races start and finish on Madeira Drive on Brighton’s seafront and the route takes in the famous city sights of the Brighton Wheel, Sea Life Centre and Brighton Pier on the same day as the Brighton Half Marathon on Sunday 22 February.

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