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eNews 29 May 2015

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News - Lucky 13 For Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh MarathonEdinburgh Marathon celebrates its 13th anniversary this weekend as part of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. And thousands of runners will descend on the Scottish capital for the event.
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News - University Challenge Returns To Great Scottish Run

Great Scottish Run

University and college students will be able to pit their wits against each other again as the ‘University Challenge’ returns for a second year at the Great Scottish Run on Sunday 4 October.

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Runtalk - Dressed To Run 

Mike Rossi

You may not have heard, but there is storm brewing in American marathon running circles. It relates to a minor celebrity by the name of Mike Rossi - a former host of a 1980s TV music show and DJ.

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Competition - Win A Mini-Break To Copenhagen 


Enter our fantastic new online competition for your chance to win a mini-break to Copenhagen with Sports Tours International where you and a friend will take part in the city’s half marathon! To be in with a chance of winning, enter here.

Poll - Timing Runs

GarminThis month we're asking how you time your runs. So far, 64% of you say you use a GPS system, 16% a smartphone, 11% a stopwatch, 6% don't use a device, 2% use a fitness band and 2% use other means. Let us know your method!

Have your say on our polls page


Race Listing

2012 Women's 10kEdinburgh Marathon Festival is this weekend's flagship event but there is another race taking place too. Kirkmichael Gala 10K and Fun Run, organised by Kilmarnock Harriers. The 10K features a new course  and is part of a Gala Day with various stalls selling crafts, home baking, sweets, toys balloons and more. 

You can find lots of events and results on our race listings page and organisers can add their race details to our event listings by signing up here.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend, and remember to check our race listings for your results!

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