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December 2013

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New Competition - Fit Brands Prize Packages Up For Grabs

Soleus WatchWe've teamed up with Fit Brands to offer you the chance to win one of three fantastic prize packages.

Soleus 10K Watch - With a 30 lap memory to record each mile split of your marathon and a 5 interval timers for speed work, the Soleus 10k Watch Large meets the needs of most runners.

On CloudSurfer Trainers - Designed for neutral runners and light to moderate overpronators these shoes are made to perform in training runs as well as in competitions!

Balega Soft Tread Socks - Balega Soft Tread Quarter Socks add a little spring to your step with maximum cushion, energy return and added protection from impact forces so you're feeling fresh for that final sprint to the line!

To enter the competition and see all the prizes and the packages available to win, click here

News - Peterborough Race Records Popularity Surge

Perkins Run ImageOrganisers of the Perkins Great Eastern Run are expecting a bumper turnout for this year's race after announcing a 45 percent uptake in entries in comparison to 2011. Due to take place in Peterborough on Sunday 14 October...

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News - Charity Entries Closing For Royal Park Half

Royal Parks Half LogoRunners have just 10 days to snap up a charity place at the 2012 Royal Parks Foundation half marathon. Ballot places were fully allocated months ago, but there are still hundreds of places available via the 365 partner charities for the event. The headline charity partners are the Royal Parks Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Mind, Tommy's and UNICEF. The deadline for applying for the places is Friday 17 August.

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New Poll - How Do You Avoid Injury

Poll ImageThis month, we want to know what keeps you injury free.

Is it that all important compression garment, your well fitted running shoes, or do you just make sure to warm up and cool down every time you go out?

Let us know what you do to stay in top form on our polls page, or over on our facebook page!

Race Listings

April Race Listings PageLast weekend's race results are now available online at

Check out the results and up and coming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget that you can also add your race's details to our event listings by signing up here, and good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!

Current Issue - Summer Edition

Southern Running Guide Summer 2012 CoverThe 96-page summer issue of SOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is available.

This edition is packed with news, tips on how to have the perfect race day, a look at some great breakfast ideas, as well as our regular race listing and three month log-book.

We also take a wider look at the running scene in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire this issue, with Ealing Half Marathon featuring as our race profile.

On top of that we check out the Big Fun Run series and the up and coming running destination that is Germany.

Find out where to pick up your FREE copy now!

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