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December 2013

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News - Marathon Break For Katie

KatieThere was drama at Sunday's (14 October) RunLiverpool marathon when it was discovered that the winner of the women's race, Katie White had run the last 20 miles with a broken ankle. The Scottish club runner clocked 3:01:40 on her marathon debut and was delighted with her performance but just a few hours later a fracture was diagnosed and her ankle was in a cast.

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News - Beagles At The Races

Rory ChesserNewham and Essex Beagles managed to edge out Liverpool Harriers at this weekend's National Six Stage Road Relay Championships at Clumber Park, Nottingham. The ERRA (English Road Running Association) event was rearranged after it was forced to move from its usual venue at Sutton Coldfield.

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Sports Tours International - The Perfect Charity Partner

STI LogoSports Tours International, the UK's leading specialist sports travel company works closely with leading charities organising sponsored trips to numerous top international sports events.

Find out more about the perfect charity partner here

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!

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.


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