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December 2013

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News - Windsor Pacing Opportunity

Human Race LogoOn Sunday, February 20, Human Race and Lucozade Sport are combining the opportunity to race a half marathon with a post-race pacing seminar at Eton College Rowing Centre, Dorney Lake, Windsor. The Runner's World Pace Team will be in attendance during the race and the seminars are hosted by Olympic runner Liz Yelling and her husband and accomplished coach Martin Yelling.

Read more here...

Runtalk - Panic In Detroit

Christine AppelChristine Appel grew up in Ontario but is now resident in the UK where she's an enthusiastic club runner. The chance to return to North America and run in a cross-border half marathon was one she couldn't resist.

Read Christine's account of running the race here...

Competition - Take To The Trails With Inov8

Mistlite JacketWinter is the perfect time to head for the countryside and enjoy the delights of trail running. Away from icy pavements and busy roads - the trails will offer you an altogether different winter-running experience.

For those of you feeling lucky, SOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE has teamed up with inov-8™ to offer 4 lucky readers the chance to win a fantastic package consisting of a pair of x-talon™ 190 shoes and a mistlite™ 210 shell. All you need to do is answer a simple question here. Good Luck!

New Poll - What Is Your Target For 2011

PollsWe've started a new poll over on asking you what your goal is in 2011. Whether its to get a PB at your favourite distance or just to start running regularly, we want to know what you plan to do this year!

Currently getting a PB at your favourite distance is the most popular goal for this year, if you selected other, then let us know what it is on our facebook page. If you haven't voted yet, then head over to our polls page to cast your vote!

Up And Coming Races

Feb Race Listings PageThis weekend sees some lucky runners off to run the Torremolinos Half Marathoin in Spain on Sunday - If you are running out there, don't forget your sunscreen!

Back here in the UK there are a host of half marathons coming up, as the London Marathon approaches. This weekend the Asics Watford Half Marathon and Great Bently Half Marathon get started on Sunday at 10:30.

Looking forward to next weekend, there's lots of Valentine's themed runs going on, beginning with The Action Duchenne Love Run 10K on Saturday February 12 at 10:30. This is followed on Sunday February 13 by the Valentines 10K at Chessington Community College and the Valentines Run 10 at Vigo Rugby Football Club.

The Runners Need G3 Race 10K series also continues on Saturday February 12 at Newlands Corner, Guildford, starting at 8:30. To find out more about any of the races above, be sure to visit our race listings page.

As always, good luck to everyone taking part in races over the next two weeks and remember that if you are organising a race, you can sign up as a race organiser and add your race's details to our web listings.

Current Issue

Southern Running Guide Winter 2011 CoverThe winter edition of SOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE is still available in outlets across the south of England, with Great Winter Recipes, Tips for Safe Winter Running and a fantastic competition.

The winter edition is also packed full of your favourite features, with a new-look running log, winter race listing and equipment supplement.

Find out where to pick up your FREE copy now!

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