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runABC South

21 February 2018

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News - Yep. It's A 10K In The Chew Valley!

Our story title is how the tongue-in-cheek race website describes the 800 capacity Chew Valley 10K that has carved a niche in the West Country race calendar, with its sixth iteration scheduled for Sunday, 10 June 2018.


Event Of The Week - St Albans Half Marathon 

A community focused event, St Albans Half Marathon on Sunday 10 June 2018 aims to raise money for local charities and organisations as well as put on a great day out for all of the family.


Charity Of The Week - Stroke Association's Resolution Run 

Whether you’re looking to shed a few pounds, aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends, a Resolution Run can help.


News - Let's Go Retro

Age UK Exeter now offers the opportunity to let your hair down, or rather adopt the trend for huge, frizzy coiffures and oversized bling of the era by dressing to impress in the 80s Retro Run 10K on Sunday, 18 March.


News - Simon Says Follow Me At TWH Half 

Simon Goldsworthy set the pace for nearly 1,500 runners in the 35th Hendy Tunbridge Wells Half Marathon on a crisp, sunny Sunday morning (18 February).



runTalk - Motion Pictures

From Chariots of Fire to Rocky, cinema has produced many memorable running scenes. runABC looks at how these scenes have inspired running events, tours and challenges around the world.



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/Spring 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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