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23 June 2017

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News - Community Spirit Unites Tour Of Tameside

On the back of another successful Tour of Tameside, Chris Bird from organisers Sports Tours International said that the continued success of the event lies in the fact it remains about runners getting “together to enjoy themselves”.


Event Of The Week - Scottish Half Marathon + 10K

You'll coast to a new personal best… if you can resist stopping to admire the view! The 2017 Scottish Half Marathon + 10K takes place on Sunday 24 September along the stunning East Lothian Golf Coast.


News - Port Sunlight Picture Perfect

Around 1800 runners enjoyed resplendent sunshine at the picturesque village of Port Sunlight on Sunday (18 June) in what was the sixth consecutive edition of the Port Sunlight 10K & 5K.


News - Big Apple, Bigger Appeal

There is still time to take your place at the startline at the world’s largest marathon – the TCS New York City Marathon.


Runtalk - Sand In Your Shoes?

There's no need to grab your red float Baywatch-style, but summer is definitely the season to go running on the beach, writes Chris Broadbent…



Competition - Get Kitted Out With runr

runABC has teamed up with runr for our latest competition, offering the chance to win a great running kit package, which includes a hoodie, T-shirt, beanie & mug! Enter to be in with a chance of winning…

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 Biofreeze, VitalityMove, Spartan Race, and Up & Running…

Race Listing


Looking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in the North of England and beyond. Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page here. Don't forget you can register as an organiser and add your race to our event listings. Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!


June-July Edition Out Now!

Jun-Jul coverThe June-July edition of runABC North is now available from all our usual outlets! We look at what running will be like in 2049. Footballers' Wives star Susie Amy discusses her running adventures. On the 50th anniversary of Kathrine Switzer's Boston appearance, we reflect on how women's running has progressed. Columnist Joanna Barlow recounts the trials and tribulations of London Marathon, and we bring you hundreds of summer races to choose from in tandem with English Half Marathon.