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eNews 1 February 2017

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News - Ron's Run Streak Comes To An End

Ron Hill

The longest run streak ever recorded came to an end on Sunday when Dr. Ron Hill treated himself to a rest day. He amassed an incredible 52 years and 39 days of consecutive runs.


Poll - Should Ron Hill Be Knighted?

Ron HillFollowing the end of his running streak and his lifetime achievements, we want to know if you think Ron Hill should be knighted. Let us know by answering our new poll…


News - Up & Running Goes Full Circle In Basingstoke

BasginstokeUp & Running felt they were returning to grass roots by opening their new store in Basingstoke last month. But Up & Running claim they have been running rings round the opposition for 25 years so the new environs hold no fears.


Runtalk - Stepping Up

LucjaMaybe it was a touch of Januaryitis, writes Chris Broadbent. You know, that common affliction every New Year where you set overly-lofty ambitions for the year? Often, they are unattainable goals.


Special Offers

Special offers
runABC is offering lots of great discounts on races, apparel and more. Check out our special offers page for discounts on Barnstaple Marathon and Half Marathon, The Nuts Challenge, Xmiles and Action Challenge…

Competition - Holiday At Club La Santa!

Club La SantarunABC has teamed up with Sports Tours International to offer a holiday for two at the Club La Santa resort in Lanzarote. Enter here to be in with a chance of winning…

Race Listing

RunnersLooking 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!

January-March Edition Out Now!

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

We look at the virtual racing phenomenon. Comedian and Magic Radio DJ Tom Price talks about his running life, including his ambition to be a ‘Lego-treader’. Blogger Joanna Barlow joins our ranks with her first runABC South column. Seasoned columnist Christine Appel reflects on the positive side of being a race organiser. We report from Europe’s top sporting resort, Club La Santa. Plus we have race specials on Great Bristol 10K, White Star Running Events and ABP Southampton Marathon.


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