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  • Just 10K Left At Snowdonia

    4 Jan 2017

    Entries from across the globe means that only the 10k distance at this summer’s SCOTT Snowdonia Trail Marathon has places available.

  • Entry Surge For Wigan Half

    28 Dec 2016

    The decision to add a half marathon to the Run Wigan Festival 2017 already looks to have paid dividends with the race enjoying a sizeable surge in entry levels over the festive period

  • Talk Of The Tour Celebration Evening

    12 Dec 2016

    Celebrate everything that makes the Tour of Tameside one of the most distinctive races in the country at a Talk of the Tour event this Tuesday

  • Still Room At Snowdonia

    24 Nov 2016

    nother swift sell-out for the Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon but spaces are still available for the 10k and half marathon distances

  • Wigan Announces Running Festival For 2017

    22 Nov 2016

    Following the success of September’s Wigan 10K, which saw a record 3,100 runners make their way to Market Street, race organisers have added a new event for 2017.

  • Paula Signs Up For Run Sunderland Festival

    17 Nov 2016

    Marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe will make a return to distance running next year after confirming she will compete in the 2017 Sunderland City Half Marathon

  • Early Bird Opens At Kielder

    15 Nov 2016

    Early bird entries for the 2017 weekend of racing at Kielder are now open

  • Jedburgh Festival Returns To The Borders

    23 Oct 2015

    Thousands of runners will head to the Borders this weekend to take part in the Jedburgh Running Festival.

  • Steve Edwards To Run 700th Marathon At Bournemouth

    27 Aug 2015

    Steve Edwards to run his 700th marathon at Bournemouth Marathon Festival

  • Tour of Tameside Back With A Bang

    24 Jun 2015

    The 3-race Tour of Tameside returned to the North West running calendar with a bang last weekend (19-21 June) with more than 500 runners taking part.

  • Top Clubs Chase Big Prize At Tameside

    9 Jun 2015

    Clubs will be chasing a team prize of £500 at the returning 2015 Tour of Tameside.

  • Gone With The Wind

    1 Jun 2015

    RunFast pair Peter Wanjuri and Joan Kigen finished first at Edinburgh Marathon 2015 and ran good races despite windy conditions

  • Great runABC Offer For Tour Of Tameside

    21 May 2015

    runABC has teamed up with the organisers of the Tour of Tameside to offer great entry prices for the three Tour events (19-21 June)

  • Organisers Shake-Up Sunderland Running Festival

    18 Nov 2013

    Event organisers have announced a major shake-up to the programme for the 2014 Run Sunderland Festival with the Marathon of the North suspended for a year and significant revisions to the half marathon route.

  • Marathon Of The North Kicks On

    30 Apr 2013

    The Marathon of the North weekend, which included a half marathon and 10k, reported a marked increase in numbers on what was its second staging.

  • Expert Advice In Sheffield

    9 Feb 2013

    Next week (Wednesday 13 February) provides a taster for that feast of film with a 'Running Expert Night' at the festival venue, the Showroom Cinema.

  • Speed Of Light Hits Japan

    11 Nov 2012

    After successfully running at the Edinburgh Fringe, NVA event Speed of Light headed to Japan for its international debut.

  • B Is For?

    29 Oct 2012

    GSi Events is building interest in a new running festival somewhere in the UK by asking runners to speculate where the event might be.

  • Edinburgh Marathon Joins World Elite

    22 Sep 2012

    Edinburgh marathon has been awarded bronze label status by International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) recognition as one of the world's top road races.

  • Big Running Weekend Off With A Bang

    27 Aug 2012

    The first-ever Big Running Weekend has so far turned out to be a strongly contested affair with the two opening events, the Ultra Tour of the Peak District and the 12.12 Trail Race, resulting in close finishes.