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24 October 2018

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Ampthill Trophy Breeding Ground Of Stars

a young Mo Farah in cross country action

We report from the prestigious cross country contest - the Ampthill Trophy - and remember some of the famous names from the event's past including the smiley young chap in our photo.


Southampton Is Calling With Marathon Promise

A happy girl at the finish of Southampton MarathonABP Southampton Marathon returns in 2019 with a brilliant new Bank Holiday weekend date & with half marathon & 10k options it's definitely one for friends & family.


Find An Ally & Conquer Winter Running

Mizuno HoodieProbably the most important piece of winter kit we will invest in is a jacket. Mizuno highlights one of the top perfomers in their apparel range.


Thomo Gets Ready For New York With Pompey Victory

Chris Thompson at Great South RunChris Thompson made Simplyhealth Great South Run history by becoming the first athlete to record three successive victories at the home of HMS Victory last weekend.



Still Time To Enter Our Great runr Comp

guy in runr hoodyWe have a brilliant prize package for October from independent brand runr. The prize includes hoodie, T-shirt, beanie hat & tote bag all with maximum runr comfort & style. But be quick - competition ends next week!


Steve Edwards Goes Marching On

Steve Edwards at the Rickmondsworth ChallengeSteve Edwards marked off marathon number 844 taking second place at last week's Rickmansworth Challenge. The completion of this new race saw Steve make further progress to his 1,000 marathons goal.


The Adaptable Mr. Farah

Mo Farah head shot after a big track winChris Broadbent reckons: "It is difficult to pinpoint any athlete male or female all-time on a worldwide scale who has ever possessed the sheer running range of Mo Farah."



From Around The Country

Luke Traynor pictured against a Stirling Castle backgroundrunABC Midlands reports on Matt Clowes plans to claim a 31 year record. More here...

runABC North tells us that Snowdonia Marathon 2018 is set to be a classic. More here...

runABC Scotland reports on Great Run's new winter race in Stirling. More here...

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