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eNews 5 October 2016

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Competition - Start Your Ripl Effect

Want to inspire your friends to run? Win a Ripl Inspire running wear package and start YOUR Ripl Effect, choosing a friend to receive an item for free!

Ripl comp

For a chance to win our amazing competition prize and to find out more click here

Charity Of The Week - Macmillan

COW imageWhether it’s a one off donation or fundraising for a 10k, it’s people like you who enable Macmillan to be there for people affected by cancer.

For your chance at race entry and support to numerous events continue reading...

News - Get Your Skates On For London Winter Run

Winter RunWhich winter-themed race starts with a snowstorm, features a high five zone with penguins and promises a warming Polar bear hug at the finish? The answer is the Cancer Research UK London Run 10K that returns to the capital for the third time on Sunday, February 5, and thousands of runners have already ensured they will not be frozen out by entering in advance. Find out more here

New Edition Out Now

Front coverThe October-December edition of runABC South is now available from all our usual outlets!

Comedian Rob Deering tells us about why he likes running strange distances. We talk to Olympian Eilish McColgan to find out how she reached the top of her game. Columnist Christine Appel looks at the UK’s weirdest races. Plus we have race specials on Brighton Marathon, Bath Half, London Winter Run, Southampton Half and Richmond Half.

News - Records Tumble At Bournemouth

Bournemouth TumblesRecords fell before the Bournemouth Marathon Festival even started as an unprecedented 13,000 runners signed up to compete in the six-race weekend programme. Bournemouth’s strapline is, ‘running as it should be’, a sentiment that is impossible to argue with given the beautiful seafront course, excellent facilities and wonderful crowd support. Read more here

News - Ron Returns to Athens

Ron HIllDr. Ron Hill will make a fitting return to the iconic sporting location of Athens to retrace the journey he made in 1969 at the European Championships. The event saw Ron win his first ever major international championship and secure gold in just over 2:16.

Read the rest of "Ron Returns To Athens"

Poll - Ever Helped Someone During A Race?

Brownlee pollWe want to know if you have ever helped or been helped by someone during a race/run?

Are you a good Samaritan or is the PB too important? Let us know here

Race listing/Results

RunersLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the South of England and beyond. From fun runs to ultras, we've got them all. Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget you can register as an organiser here and add your race's details to our event listings.

Good luck to everyone racing over the coming week!

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