runABC South
newsletter archive

runABC South

December 2013

Hi there

New Competition - Scott Prize Package Up For Grabs

Green Windbreaker JacketThis month, we've teamed up with Scott to bring you the chance to win one of three prize packages consisting of eRide Icerunner shoes and Helium Windbreaker Jacket.

The Icerunners are ideal for those seeking an all-around and all-year multi-terrain shoe, while the Windbreaker Jacket does exactly as its name suggests! It is windproof by construction and has elastic and reflective sleeves/bottom hem!

To be in with a chance of winning one of these great packages, simply head over to our competition page and answer the question there. Good luck!

News - Kebede Banks Bonus At Chicago

Chicago Marathon 2012Ethiopian Tsegaye Kebede took full advantage of ideal racing conditions to clock a course record time of 2:04:38 at yesterday's Chicago marathon; the 25 year old collected $150,000 (including a $50,000 bonus for setting a new event best time).

Read full story here

Runtalk - Put A Spring In Your Step This Winter

Paris MarathonAs winter approaches, it can be a challenge to maintain our training programme; so to ensure you stay motivated throughout the cold dark months, why not target an international event in spring? Our partner, Sports Tours International (STI), offers packages for various races around the world and we've listed a few to get you thinking...

See them here

Poll - Is The Price Right

Poll ImageThis month, we're asking if you think that entry fees for races are good value or not?

So far there has been a very definite response, with 68% saying that No, entry prices are not good value. 28% say that they are, while just 4% would be willing to pay more.

Is the price right? Let us know on 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 - Autumn Edition

Southern Running Guide Autumn 2012 CoverThe 96-page autumn issue of SOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is available at all our usual outlets!

This edition won't disappoint and is crammed with news, great features, product reviews, race listing and a three month log-book.

Make sure you get your copy and let us know what you think on Facebook.


Southern Running Guide on Facebook



Southern Running Guide on Twitter