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20 December 2017

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News - Are You Itching To Tackle Itchen Bridge?

One of the best new marathons in Britain is offering guaranteed entry to any Virgin Money London Marathon ballot failures. ABP Southampton Marathon is on the same day as London, so whether you were itching to run over the Itchen Bridge or not you can still race 26.2 miles on Sunday, 22 April 2018.


News - Sir Mo Farah Wins SPOTY

Last night, in a thrilling finale, Newham and Essex Beagles' most famous athlete was voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year (SPOTY).



News - Christmas Comes Early At Greenwich Park

James Donaldson (Greenwich Tritons) was a popular local winner of a very well attended Christmas Greenwich Park 10K on Sunday morning (17 December). 


News - Masters, Marathons and Majors

Abbott World Marathon Majors, the collective of the world's greatest 26.2 mile races including Virgin Money London Marathon, has announced its first global age-group ranking system and world championships for master athletes.



runTalk - Christmas Foods For Your List 

Ah Christmas, a time when mountains of fatty foods are placed on the table, family commitments stack up and the roads freeze up – all in all, it can be a tricky time to keep on top of your running fitness.


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, Spartan UK, 66fit and ABP Marathon.

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!

Winter Edition Out Now!

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The Winter edition of runABC South has arrived in running stores and at local sports centres and clubs. Check out the link below to see where you can pick up a copy.

In this edition we look at 24 Hour races and the heckles that have made you laugh plus we talk to Gogglebox’s Baasit Siddiqui, and Adele Prince tells us about her favourite race.

Team Triple A takes us Rat Racing again and we welcome back regular columnists - Chris Broadbent and Christine Appel. This edition also includes an 8-page Edinburgh Marathon Festival supplement.


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