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eNews 10 June 2015

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News - Royal Welcome Awaits Ladies At Windsor


'Original and best and still going strong' say organisers of Running4Women Windsor 10K as they prepare for a record turnout for the 11th staging of the event on Saturday 26 September. 

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News - Run A Mile

City London Mile logoThe streets of the capital will be buzzing this weekend with the return of the 'free to enter' Amba Hotels City of London Mile. The city centre event goes through the heart of London starting at the foot of St Paul’s Cathedral.

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Runtalk - Dreams Come True 

OlympiansAs well as being an avid runner, I am also a big fan of the sport. So this week, I am thrilled to be knocking off one of my ‘bucket list’ running events by witnessing the iconic Dream Mile event at the Bislett Games in Oslo writes Chris Broadbent.

Read full story here.

Poll - Who's Your Favourite Runner?


This month we're asking who your favourite current distance runner is. Is it one of the ones listed or do you have a more obscure choice? Alf Tupper maybe?

Have your say on our polls page

Video of the Week - Kent Roadrunner Marathon

Kent Roadrunners

Our video of the week is from last month's Kent Roadrunner Marathon. The video gives you several views of the race – from a spectator and participant's perspective, as well as several aerial shots too. You can view the video here.

Race Listing

Folkestone 10The summer running season has begun in earnest with the better weather enticing people out of their homes and into their running gear. This is reflected in this weekend’s running calendar with a diverse range of events from the musically-themed Retro Run in Essex to the undulating Humph’s Hilly Half in the Dorset village of Bourton. Away from the mainland, Run Jersey Half Marathon returns with the coastal point-to-point race complemented by a 10k and 5k event. 

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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