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eNews 29 April 2015

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Runtalk - When Paula Silenced Team GB

PaulaShe never won an Olympic medal. But Paula Radcliffe is much more than just another medallist decked in red white and blue. Writes Chris Broadbent.

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News - Successful Debut For Southampton Half

Southampton Half

Whilst tens of thousands were participating in Sunday's Virgin Money London Marathon, another running success story was unfolding on the south coast. More than 6,000 runners took part in the first  ABP Southampton Half Marathon & 10K.

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News - Jeptoo Could Face Extended Ban

JeptooThe International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) has continued its more hard line attitude to doping by filing a request for Rita Jeptoo’s ban to be doubled to four years. 

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Poll - Posting On Social Media

FacebookIt's your last chance to have your say in this month's poll! We're asking what people think of posting about their running on social media. So far, 59% say they share their training on Facebook and Twitter, while 41% say they prefer to keep it private.

Have your say on our polls page


Race Listing

GEAR runnerLondon Marathon? That was so last week! This weekend there's a whole new set of races for runners to sink their teeth (or should that be their spikes) into? Great East Anglia Run 10K offers the chance of a good time with a flat course full of historical buildings. Run Frimley celebrates its 10th anniversary, featuring a 10K and 2.5K. Back to London, the Peckham 10K will see participants take on 3 1/3 laps of the capital's Peckham Rye Park. 

Check out race results and upcoming events on our race listing page.

Don't forget that you can also add your race's details to our event listings
by signing up as a race organiser.

Good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!

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