Northern Running Guide
is a 96 page colour publication packed with information about running in the north of England, including:
- races in the north of England
- a running log
- equipment supplement
- where to find the north of England's specialist running shops
Let us know about your running event and we'll add it to our online listing as well as Northern Running Guide.
Last race claimed: King of the Hill - December
Lots of articles with tips and advice for runners thinking about running for charity. Go to the charities pages now.
In Your Area
Find out more about the clubs, groups, services for runners and facilities in your local area..
Races & Results
To find a race near you - view our comprehensive race listings section. You'll find all the latest results here too.
A group of American film makers have launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund a feature-length documentary that explores the inspiration and motivation modern cultures associate with running. What Moves You? is told from the point-of-view of runners from all walks of life and follows the stories of five very different runners in a quest to discover if they possess a similar intrinsic urge to run.
On the back of three successful events earlier this month, England Athletics South Yorkshire has organised four additional Run Leader Workshops between September and December. The workshops will assist leaders in; running technique, five rules of training, trail & countryside running and nutrition.
Following a successful showing at the European Championships, Andy Vernon has confirmed he will compete in the Bupa Great North Run on 7 September. Vernon’s participation comes shortly after his medal winning performances in Zurich, where the 28-year-old won silver and bronze over 10,000m and 5,000m.
Cross training is increasingly becoming a key feature of the marathon runner's preparation. It develops overall conditioning and can improve running performance. Yet many still subscribe to the view that to be a better runner, you must run.
|Race date||Race name|
|Thu 21 Aug||Gateshead Harriers & AC / Quayside Business Forum 5K|
|Thu 21 Aug||Stan Curran Birthday Reservoir Race|
|Sat 23 Aug||Matterhorn Ultraks Trail Marathon|
|Sat 23 Aug||Big Fun Run Leeds 5K|
|Sun 24 Aug||Northumberland Coast Marathon|
|Race||Year||Link to results|
|Gateshead Trail 10K||2014||Gateshead Trail 10K results|
|Birchwood 10K||2014||Birchwood 10K results|
|Isle of Man Half Marathon||2014||Isle of Man Half Marathon results|
|Isle of Man Marathon||2014||Isle of Man Marathon results|
|Half Tour of Bradwell||2014||Half Tour of Bradwell results|