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eNews 29 April 2016

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News - Scots Scoop Running Awards

Running Awards

Run 4 It led the way for Scotland at the Running Awards at London’s O2 Arena on Friday (22 April). The popular Scottish retail brand was named the UK's Best Independent Running Retailer and Best for Customer Service for the second year in a row.

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Event Of The Week - Rough Runners

Rough RunnerA first for the obstacle racing scene, Rough Runner will be hosting its hugely popular event just outside Edinburgh and only 40 minutes from Glasgow this summer.

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Charity Of The Week - Macmillan Cancer Support

MacmillanWhether it’s a one off donation or fundraising for a 10k, it’s people like you who enable Macmillan to be there for people affected by cancer.

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News - Tartan Triumph For Wondrous Wetton

Jenn WettonScotland international Jenn Wetton made history at RunBalmoral this weekend as she broke the longest-standing record in the history of the event.

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News - Eastern Promise From Sports Tours International

Osaka MarathonSports Tours International is offering guaranteed entry for the sixth edition of Osaka Marathon on Sunday 30 October.

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Runtalk - Recover, Don't Just Rest

Sports MassageUK physiotherapists Six Physio look at the importance of effective recovery for running improvement. Why is effective recovery important?

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Competition - Stay Stylish in GORE RUNNING WEAR

GoreJust two days left to enter our GORE RUNNING WEAR® competition! We are offering one lucky male and one lucky female a top quality GORE RUNNING WEAR® apparel set. Enter here for a chance to win.

Poll - Alcohol-themed Events

Medoc runners This month's poll closes at midnight on Saturday.  We want to know your views on alcohol-themed events. Is it all a bit of fun or are is it setting a bad example for youngsters? Find out what others think and let us know your thoughts 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 April, the spring racing season is already well underway with 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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