All the early bird entries have been snapped up for the return of the Running Festival at Goodwood, despite there being five months to race day on Sunday, 14 July 2019. UK Run Events promise a bigger and even better event than the highly successful inaugural festival at Goodwood in October 2018, when 800 runners competed in the adult races.
If you’ve ever wished you could run a 10K in your slippers then you are not alone… There are plenty of runners that would sacrifice performance for comfort. But with Mizuno’s Wave Ultima 11 you don’t need to. One of the most cushioned neutral running shoes around, it is designed for runners seeking maximum comfort on medium and long distance runs.
Runners in the soutth of England are invited to branch out and sign up for the Forestry 100 Running Series, a new and exciting challenge to run 10 of the most beautiful 10K trail races imaginable to help celebrate 100 years of the Forestry Commission.
The Chichester Priory 10K at Goodwood motor racing circuit on Sunday (3 February) was a high octane affair as seven men broke 30 minutes in a photo finish in pit lane. With Steph Twell joining men's winner William Mycroft in setting 2019's third best UK time, Chichester Priory 10K made an early bid to be the fastest race in Britain with two new course records.
More than 18,500 runners completed the fifth annual Cancer Research UK London Winter Run this morning (3 February). The massive field was topped and tailed by our picture stars Chris Rainsford (Highgate Harriers, 31:23) and Sarah Hobbs (Hogwarts Running Club, 2:20:34).
England Athletics has announced a series of events for club runners, coaches, run leaders and club officers. Everyone is welcome to attend and find out more about England Athletics’ work with road running clubs and share your own thoughts and ideas with senior members of England Athletics staff.
There is no way of avoiding the yeti in the room. The mammoth event of the weekend in the runABC South region is the fifth annual Cancer Research UK London Winter Run. Liverpool and England football legend Emile Heskey is the star celebrity signing who will lead off a capacity 23,000 runners for an icy tour of the capital on Sunday (3 February).
The caring organisers of the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon are putting athlete welfare right at the heart of their plans for the race on Sunday, 10 March 2019. In what is believed to be a first for any UK race, AAT events are providing a completely free and inclusive wellness session at their Woking Leisure Centre race HQ.
Race director Glenn Mousley called it correctly in his preview of the SsangYong Canterbury 10 on Sunday (28 January) when he said: “Locally based Invicta East Kent runner, Abel Tsegay, will hopefully be going for his 5th straight victory." Abel Tsegay was indeed ready, willing and more than able to handle the capacity field in East Kent's largest road race.