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eNews 29 July 2016

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News - Zola Budd To Run Stirling Marathon

Zola Budd

Zola Budd, one of the most recognisable names in Olympic history, is to compete in the Stirling Scottish Marathon on 21 May 2017.She will be joined by Scotland's greatest ever distance runner Liz McColgan.

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Event Of The Week - Total Warrior Scotland

Total WarriorTotal Warrior, the pinnacle of obstacle course racing in the UK, is returning to East Lothian in September following the success of its first Scottish event last year.

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News - OUTrun Returns

OUTrunFollowing the success of the inaugural OUTrun last year, Glasgow FrontRunners will again host the five mile event on Saturday 20 August.

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Runtalk - Dopey Decision On Russia

Mariya SavinovaReally? No Russian ban? What exactly does a country have to do to be banned from the Olympics, asks Chris Broadbent.

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Poll - Summer Surfaces

Beach runningThere's two days left to answer our latest poll. As it’s summer, we want to know what your favourite running surface is for this time of the year. Let us know here.


Race Listing

Santa runLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in Scotland and beyond. As we’re now in July, summer is upon us, but there's still a range of distances and terrain on offer. Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget you can register as an organiser here and add your race's details to our event listings.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!

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The August-September edition of runABC Scotland is available now from all our usual outlets!

Actress, model and mum of four, Camilla Rutherford tells us about her running life. We look at both sides of the ‘headphone’ debate and regular columnists Veggie Runners talk about facing their fears and slaying those dragons! Chris Broadbent reflects on Eliud Kipchoge’s sensational London Marathon performance and asks how close is the two hour marathon barrier. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log. And much more...