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eNews 2 December 2015

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New Competition - New Year's Resolutions With 66fit

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We’re into the festive season, a time for merriment and indulgence! Our December competition offers a fantastic 66fit men’s fitness bundle and women’s fitness bundle - the perfect cure for the post-merriment panic to help you get back into shape and ready to start the New Year running! Enter here for a chance of winning.

News - Fall In Love With Running At Worthing Half

Worthing Half

The team at Perseverance Events has added another top race to their portfolio with the launch of the Worthing Half.

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News - Teen Accidentally Completes Marathon

Evan MegoulasAn American teenager, Evan Megoulas of Pennyslvania, accidentally completed his first full marathon after missing a turn-off during a half marathon. 

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Runtalk - Taking On Tokyo 

Shona Thomson

Our regular running contributor, Shona Thomson, is on a mission to complete the six marathon majors. She recently returned from Chicago where she undertook the Bank of America Chicago Marathon with Sports Tours International. 

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New Poll - Running In Winter

Running in Snow

It's December, the nights are drawing in and the temperatures are plummeting - but that's no excuse to put away your running shoes! Let's stay positive. We’d like to know what you enjoy about running in the colder months.

Have your say here

Race Listing

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The Christmas season has begun in earnest with a plethora of festive-themed events this weekend. Saturday sees the Worthing Running Sisters Christmas Cracker Chase 5K & 10K, and the London Santa Run 6K take place. On Sunday, the action steps up a notch with a whopping nine Christmas events on offer! Standouts include the Tadley Runners Xmas 5.3, the Christmas Cracker 10K in Weston-Super-Mare and the Mince Pie Ten Mile in Seaford. 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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Nov-Dec Edition Of runABC South Out Now!


The new edition of runABC South is available now! Chris Evans’ wingman Vassos Alexander tells us about his ultra endeavour, we speak to Scott Overall about how he reached the top of his game, and we look at the remarkable surge in volunteering at events. Contributors Shona Thomson and Veggie Runners also update us on their running adventures. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log and the experimental ‘Running And Life’ section. And there’s much more too. runABC South is available from all our usual outlets.