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December 2013

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News - Organisers Look To Weather-Proof 2013 MK Marathon

MK Wet RunnerLast week, as floodwaters threatened hundreds of homes in Wales and England, the organisers of Milton Keynes marathon started working on plans to combat extreme weather conditions on race day 6 May 2013. Race Director, Andrew Hully and his team are well underway with preparations for the worst the British Bank Holiday weather can throw at them.

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News - Forget SPOTY, Here is PPOTY

The parkrun ShowAfter a successful London 2012 for many of Team GB, the current debate surrounding the merits of each candidate for Sports Personality of the Year will no doubt carry on until the winner is announced in just over two weeks time.

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Runtalk - Yurbuds For No Fallout

Inspire Duo Red/Black Yurbudsyurbuds, the market leader in sport earphones in the United States, has arrived in the UK. The brand has pioneered TwistLock technology, and guarantees that the earphones will not fall out. Now the yurbud award winning range is available at a store near you.

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New Poll - Who Is Your BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Mo FarahThis month sees the announcement of the BBC's Sports Personality of the year - and it's been quite a year for sport of all kinds!

Who would you like to see win the public vote? Jessica Ennis? Ellie Simmonds? Mo Farah?

Whoever you want to be named as the Sports Personality of the Year, let us know on our polls 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 - Winter Edition

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

This issue features the lowdown on Carb-Loading and a review of Boff Whalley's Run Wild. You can also read about a Milton Keynes running route, our winter race listing and and an in depth look at running in Kent.

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