18 Oct

Marathons, beer and cross country in a mixed bag this weekend

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The Simplyhealth Great South Run headlines events in the south of England this weekend but there is plenty of alternative action at home and abroad as the autumn marathon season peaks and cross country running gets dug in for the winter. All the details are in the runABC South race listing, brought to you in association with our travel partners Sports Tours International

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16 Oct

Manchester Marathon welcomes runners from the south with useful guide

Manchester Marathon start

With an estimated 350,000 would be London Marathon runners disappointed in the ballot for 2019 there has been unprecedented demand for entry to other events further afield. The ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon on 7 April has seen a 50% increase in registrations year on year and has just released a tongue-in-cheek guide for potential entrants from the south of England.

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12 Oct

Watch your step as trails and cross country take centre stage

Autumn leaves

With autumn leaves blowing in the wind as the Indian summer we have been enjoying in the south of England finally comes to an end, we can look forward to the varied challenges of cross country and trail runs through glorious English countryside. runABC South's comprehensive race listing service has numerous fine examples of the genre this weekend...

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