4 Jun

Down Down At The Harvel 5

Harvel 5

There was unprecedented demand for places in the 20th anniversary Harvel 5 on Saturday (2 June) with all 800 places sold within 12 hours of entries going live on 1 January 2018. The little race with the big atmosphere was promoted with aplomb by Harvel Hash House Harriers amidst the clamour for number swaps, with hundreds of hopeful runners on the waiting list.

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1 Jun

I'll Give It Five

Ollie Johnson Kintbury 5

Looking at runABC South race listings for this weekend we noticed several appearances of the relatively rarely run five mile distance, so we have decided to celebrate this once popular event with an in-depth look at what is on offer.

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30 May

Could You Tutu Too?

Tutu man Adam Dale

A Southampton man has pledged to bring even more cheer to the city’s major sporting events after capturing the hearts of people at last month’s ABP Southampton Marathon. 'Tutu Man' Adam Dale may have discovered the perfect running fancy dress outfit when he had a moment of inspiration at work...

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29 May

Six Of The Best For Sir Mo Farah

Vitality London 10,000 2018

Sir Mo Farah took his sixth victory in the Vitality London 10,000 on Bank Holiday Monday (28 May) securing the British road 10k title to add to his UK record in the Virgin Money London Marathon last month. Steph Twell achieved her first success in the women’s race as a record 14,475 completed the iconic course, which starts on The Mall and finishes in front of Buckingham Palace.

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