Northern Running Guide News

5 Mar

Chesterfield And Derbyshire Marathon Goes Mobile

Winners of last year's Chesterfield and Derbyshire MarathonThe people of Chesterfield will have the chance to sign up to one of the town’s biggest and most successful mass participation events this weekend. The Chesterfield and Derbyshire Marathon will host a pop-up online registration day on Saturday 7 March at The Pavement Shopping Centre, outside Tesco, to encourage runners and race day volunteers to sign up to the event which takes place on Sunday 20 September. 

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3 Mar

Hull Marathon Receives UK Athletics Backing

Hull MarathonOrganisers of the RB Hull Marathon have announced that UK Athletics has awarded the event its official road race license. The news comes shortly after the confirmation that RB, the world's leading Health and Hygiene company, will be the principal sponsor of this year's marathon. The event, which also includes a four person relay, is scheduled for Sunday 13 September and has already attracted over 600 entrants.

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25 Feb

Chester Half Filling Fast

Chester HalfIt seems prospective participants for this year’s Chester Half Marathon will need to move quickly if they plan to compete in the race with news that 75% of places have already been snapped up. Organisers confirmed that there has been a huge surge of entries for the event, scheduled for Sunday 17 May, with the majority of sign-ups from Chester Half first timers.

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