Northern Running Guide News

27 Jul

Aussie Marathon Joy in Glasgow

Mike Shelley, Commonwealth marathon winner 2014

There was Australian joy in both the men and women's marathon today (Sunday 27 July) in Glasgow at the Commonwealth Games.  Mike Shelley went one better than his Delhi silver medal in 2010 storming to a decisive victory in a PB of 2:11:15 while compatriot Jess Trengove finished third in the women's race behind the Kenyan one-two of Flomena Cheyech Daniel and Caroline Kilel.

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25 Jul

BTR Tourists Embrace 52 Mile Challenge

The top three finishers (men and women) at the BTR Tour of Merseyside 2014 with Alan Rothwell

Before the dust has settled on another amazing year for BTR Tour Of Merseyside, organisers have announced that already two-thirds of places have been taken for the 2015 event. A core cluster of 160 runners of all levels and abilities completed the six races of the Tour over seven days on Saturday July 12, covering an impressive 52 miles of road races, multi-terrain and cross country.

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25 Jul

midlandsrunningguide.com Now Live

Haile Gebrselassie

Great news for runners across the Midlands from Stoke to Northampton, Lincoln to Cheltenham as MIDLANDS RUNNING GUIDE and midlandsrunningguide. com are launched.  You'll have to wait another month or so for our brilliant 96 page free magazine (our first edition - Autumn is available on 28 August) but as you can see the website is now up and running.

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24 Jul

midlandsrunningguide.com Now Live

Haile Gebrselassie at the Great Birmingham Run

Great news for runners across the Midlands from Stoke to Northampton, Lincoln to Cheltenham as MIDLANDS RUNNING GUIDE and midlandsrunningguide. com are launched.  You'll have to wait another month or so for our brilliant 96 page free magazine (our first edition - Autumn is available on 28 August) but as you can see the website is now up and running.

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