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17 December 2014

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Runtalk - Winter Snow Barrier For Jo

Jo Pavey

2014 has been an incredible year for Jo Pavey.  But the heroine of Zurich isn’t stopping yet and she’s encouraging you to find a target and love your winter running ...

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News - Malta Teaser

Malta MarathonFor those currently braving the cold and wind to get in winter training, rewarding your efforts with a spring event still seems a while away. Malta Marathon could provide the answer.

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News - Nine Medal Euro Haul For Brits

Euro CrossGreat Britain and Northern Ireland topped the medal table and equalled last year’s haul with nine medals at the European Cross Country Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria on Sunday 14 December).

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Video of the week - Arrogance Personified

Steve Ovett and John Treacy

Our video of the week is of Steve Ovett's confidence getting the better of him at a 5000m race in 1980.

Watch it here

Poll - What Do You Want For Christmas?

PresentThis month we're asking what you hope to see under the Christmas tree this year. So far 36% are hoping to get new shoes, 21% want a premium jacket, and 18% want the latest GPS model watch.

Have your say on our polls page


Race Listings

Christmas CrackerLast weekend's race results are now available online at Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page.

Featured in the My Favourite Race section of the winter edition of Southern Running Guide, the Kent Christmas Cracker celebrates its ninth staging on Sunday. The five-mile race involves a two-lap course in the traffic free setting of Fowlmead Country Park.

Another festive favourite, also in its ninth year, is the Christmas Pudding Dash. The race provides a rare opportunity to run through the grounds of Ashburnham Place in East Sussex.

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

Winter Edition - Out Now

Southern Autumn 2014 CoverThe winter issue of SOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is available now from all our usual outlets!

You can read our interview with Emmerdale star and marathon runner, Tony Audenshaw. We also speak to long-distance elite runner Susan Partridge to find out what us regular runners can learn from her approach to the sport.  You can also enjoy all your favourites such as our Running Log and extensive Race Listing.

Keep an eye out for our winter edition, and let us know what you think on Facebook or Twitter!

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