October 2015

Loftus Poultry Run 2015

To get yourself into the festive spirit just before Christmas and to earn the right to over indulge over the holiday period why not have a run round the Loftus Poultry Run. Now in it’s 32nd year Loftus Poultry Run is a popular 8 mile ish multi terrain run. The course starts on the road going uphill for a mile or so before cutting across a few farmers fields, back onto the road for a short distance then over some more farmers fields. Finally you get to run down the... Read More


The Latest Edition of Run ABC North is now available in store

We now have copies of the Autumn Winter Edition of the Run ABC North magazine (it used to be the Northern Running Guide). This edition has articles on Vassos Alexander (Chris Evan’s Sports Jock) and Scott Overall after is 2 hour 11 minute run round the Berlin marathon. Plus the usual list of up and coming races. Pop into our Newcastle-upon-Tyne shop to pick up your free copy while stocks last.

Hoka Running Shoes Testing Day with Free Gifts – October 16th & 17th

Hoka Running Shoes to Test and an Exclusive Opportunity to Ask Hoka Athlete for Advice It’s back again! Another opportunity to visit Northern Runner Newcastle store to try before you buy with Hoka running shoes. More than that, there’s elite Hoka athlete Eoin Lennon in-store to answer your questions. Where and When? Northern Runner, 52 Low Friar Street, Newcastle NE1 5UE Friday 16th October 3pm – 5:30pm    ¦    Saturday 17th October 10am – 4pm What Can I Do During The Times Stated? You can try on a pair of... Read More

Levisham Limping Fell Race 2015

If you fancy something exciting this weekend then why not give the Levisham Limping Fell/Trail Race a go. Entries are £6 on the day only. Click here to see a map of the race route. Details below: Levisham Limping 2015 Sunday 4th October 10:30am Lockton Village Hall, Lockton, Pickering, YO18 7QB Event Information Race Details 10:30am 6.5mi/1083’ – 10.5km/330m BM Course Details There is a steep descent shortly after the race begins which runners need to take care on. There is a slightly longer alternative route which will also be... Read More

Yorkshire Runner Opens Today

Northern Runner’s sister shop Yorkshire Runner has opened it’s doors for the first time today. The shop is located at 38, Bondgate, Otley LS21 1AD. All the members of staff have at least 20 years experience of working in specialist running retail so they have the knowledge and experience to give Yorkshires Runners the very best service.