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eNews 24 August 2017

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News - Remarkable Choice Of Distances This Weekend

It was the contrast in distances available to runners in the south for this weekend that caught our eye at runABC Towers. Starting on Friday (25 August) you can set off for 184 miles along the Thames National Path or you can slake your thirst with a free pint of real ale at the Kings Head Canter 5K on Bank Holiday Monday (28 August). How's that for variety?


Event Of The Week - St Barnabas House South Downs Trek

Brand new for 2017 take on The St Barnabas House South Downs Trek by running 21 miles off-road on Saturday 7 October 2017.


Charity Of The Week - Pancreatic Cancer UK

Pancreatic cancer is tough. It is tough to diagnose, tough to treat, tough to research and tough to survive. Whatever your event, Pancreatic Cancer UK is here to take the journey with you.


News - Kids Race Reigate Half Marathon - In Stages

Run Reigate organisers are delighted to announce that the final few places for the Canon Kids Race are currently being snapped up as race day approaches on Sunday 17 September.


News - Chicago Calling

Chicago running icons past and present have confirmed they will return to the city as it prepares to celebrate the 40th anniversary of what is now one of the most popular marathons in the world.


Runtalk - Chatty Men… And Women

Since it was launched less than three years ago UKRunChat has made quite a splash. 50,000 plus followers on Twitter make sure no runner goes short of advice or encouragement. We talk to co-founder Joe Williams…


Competition - Be A Better Runner With We Run

This month runABC teams up with top running analysts We Run to bring you the chance to win a full MOT! We Run’s runner’s MOT is the head-to-toe running technique assessment designed to have the maximum impact on your running performance. Enter to be in with a chance of winning!

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 Profeet, Virgin Sport Oxford Half Marathon, The Run Company, Royal Borough Of Kingston Half Marathon, and Target Ovarian Cancer.

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!

Autumn Edition Out Now!

South coverThe Autumn edition of runABC South is now available from all our usual outlets!

We look at movies that inspired races. Team Triple A tell us about their adventures as they continue their Year of the Rat. We feature the new virtual North v South Challenge from Mizuno. Our Holiday Runner feature takes us to Scandinavia. You can also read about details of a great competition from We Run. Plus columns from regular contributors Chris Broadbent, Christina Appel and Joanna Barlow.


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