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eNews 26 August 2015

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Runtalk - Steeled For Action

Gemma Steel

Gemma Steel made headlines last weekend after winning the Carl Rutt Memorial 10K to become the Leicestershire & Rutland 10k road-running champion. Chris Broadbent spoke to the 29-year-old about her approach to running.

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News - Set The Pace At Windsor Running Festival

Windsor Running FestivalOne of the UK's top running events just got better. The Windsor Running Festival, featuring the Running4Women Windsor 10K, and Windsor Half Marathon, has confirmed the introduction of race pacers.

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News - Brothers Return To NY Marathon After 35 Years

New York MarathonFour Irish brothers are taking on New York Marathon on 1 November, 35 years after first completing it. Michael, Frank, Seán, and Brian Quinn are once again doing so to raise funds for multiple sclerosis charity, MS Ireland.

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News - Autumn Flyer In Surrey Hills

Tri-adventureRunners in Surrey hoping to get their autumn programme off to a flying start should look no further than the Hurtleberry Trail Run on Sunday, 13 September. 

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Competition - Stay Cool This Summer With Craft

Craft runner
There's only one week left to enter our August competition! Courtesy of Craft, we're offering a fantastic apparel package including the Focus range for men and Trail range for women topped off with a superb pair of Cool Run ankle socks. For a chance of winning, enter here

Poll - Do You Log Your Weekly Mileage?


Only one week left to answered our latest poll! This month we'd like to know how you log your weekly mileage. Do you use our handy running log or are all the numbers up in your noggin? 

Have your say on our polls page

Race Listing

Folkestone 10k

Fancy making some Capital gains this weekend? The inaugural Capital Marathon challenge will be held alongside the London 2 Cambridge 100k ultra. Elsewhere, it’s a case of Dover and Out as cross country runners tackle the White Cliffs Challenge starting just outside Dover. Participants are strongly advised to bring a compass and map. For fans of Channel hopping, Guernsey Marathon returns for its seventh consecutive holding. 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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