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eNews 5 February 2016

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New Competition - Get Ahead With Ultimate Direction

Ultimate direction backpack
Tough it out this February with our fantastic competition courtesy of Ultimate Direction – we are offering the chance to win a top of the range women’s Wink hydration pack or men’s SJ Ultra Vest.

Enter here to be in with a chance of winning!

Event Of The Week - Scottish Cycling, Running & Outdoor Pursuits Show

CyclingThe Scottish Cycling, Running and Outdoor Pursuits Show is coming to the SECC, Glasgow on the 11-13 March and we want you and your friends and clubmates to be there.

Read more on the event here

Charity of the Week - Parkinson's UK

Barry MoranParkinson's UK drives better care, treatments and quality of life. Together with you, they can bring forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's.

Read about how you can help them here

News - Big Fun Runs Return

Big Fun RunnerFollowing its success last year, the Big Fun Run Series returns in 2016 with events in some of the most scenic parks in the UK.

Read full story here

News - Color Run To Brighten Glasgow

Color RunThe Color Run will be coming to Scotland for the first time this summer. The event, billed as the Happiest 5K on the planet, will be held in Glasgow on Sunday 17 July.

Read full story here

Runtalk - Running Fast and Slow

Run Fast athletesVisionary Peter McHugh started Run-Fast as a sports management agency helping talented Kenyans run outside of Kenya, often for the first time.

Read full story here

New Poll - parkrun

PollsHave you answered our new poll yet? parkrun has become a huge part of the running scene - we want to know how the 5k Saturday morning institution has impacted on you?

Have your say on our polls page

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 February, the race calendar is starting to pick up 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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Jan-Feb Edition Out Now!

runABC Scotland Jan-Feb CoverThe Jan-Feb edition of runABC Scotland is currently available from all our usual outlets! parkrun founder Paul Sinton-Hewitt reveals what the future holds for the free weekly 5k phenomenon, and we look at celebrities who are also star runners. Contributors Shona Thomson and Veggie Runners also update us on their running adventures. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log and the final instalment of our ‘Running And Life’ column. And there’s much more too.

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