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December 2013

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News - Jo Wins In New Orleans

Jo with her trophyBritish runner Joasia Zakrzewski won the Rock 'n' Roll Mardi Gras Marathon in New Orleans yesterday, February 13 in 2hrs 47 minutes. Jo posted the best marathon time recorded by a UK female this year.

Read more here...

Runtalk - Runner Watching

parkrunnersSOUTHERN RUNNING GUIDE's Chris Broadbent has been thinking about the number of people he's seen out running recently...

We all enjoy people watching. Who, for instance, hasn't deliberately chosen the seat in the restaurant that offers them the best view of the other diners? Or even on a European jaunt, leisurely whiled away an hour at a town square café watching the locals go about their business? I didn't always observe runners any more than other people in the street. My interest in them was about equal to the man walking his dog. But ever since taking up running, I just can't help myself...

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!

Poll - What Is Your Target For 2011

PollsOver on southernrunningguide.comb 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!

Getting a PB at your favourite distance and completing a 10K are the most popular goals for this year. If you selected other, then don't forget thatyou can 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!

Race Listings

Feb Race Listings PageOn our race listings page, not only can you find up and coming race event details, but also race results! We've just finished posting the last set of results from this weekend's races, including: The Sedona Marathon, Runners Need G3 10K Race- February Event, the Valentines 10K, the Coastal Half-Marathon, Portsmouth and The Wiltshire 10.

This weekend, the Brighton Half Marathon and The London Ultra 50K both start at 9:00, with the Isle of Oxney Hot Soup 5 Mile Dash starting at 10:30 and the Maxifuel Nutrition 5K/10K Flyer - February Event commencing at 12:00.

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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