Scottish Running Guide
newsletter archive

Scottish Running Guide

Hi there

News - New Record Set At West Highland Way

West Highland Way

Runners braved wet conditions last weekend to complete Scotland's longest single-stage trail race - the 95 mile West Highland Way Race with winner, Terry Conway of Worcester, setting a new course record in a time of 15:39:15. The previous record was set in 2006 by Jez Bragg (15:44:50).

Read full story here

News - Mo Talking

Mo And GavinMo Farah's date with destiny in August is just a few weeks away. In this video interview the world champion talks about his race day preparations, how he relaxes in advance of a big race, his love of Arsenal and premiership football and the origins of his signature celebrations. Check out the Mo chat here.

Read full story here

Runtalk - Exercising The Rest Day

Laying RunnerAfter speaking to Marilyn Okoro about her preparations for London 2012 and her recovery from a series of injuries, we picked up some advice from her physio on training, core work and the importance of rest days.

Read full story here

Competition - Minimalist Style With Saucony

Men's Black Red and Citron Kinvara 3 ShoeWe are giving away five pairs of the fantastic new Saucony ProGrid Kinvara 3 minimalist running shoes...

Launched at the 2012 London Marathon Expo, the ProGrid Kinvara 3 is the latest minimalist shoe offering from Saucony.

Be one of the first to get hold of a pair of these top notch shoes together with a Saucony Kinvara t-shirt by entering our competition here

Poll - Favourite Distance

Poll ImageThis time round we're asking which race distance you like best?

We've had a great response to the poll so far, but there's only 3 days remaining for you to cast your vote!

The results indicate that 10Ks are the most popular distance to run, followed by half marathons, with 5Ks in third place again this week.

Let us know your thoughts on our polls page, or over on our Facebook page

Race Listings

Edinburgh Marathon RunnersYou can find lots of events and results here on our race listings page.

You can also add your race's details to our event listings by signing up here.

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

Current Issue - Summer Edition

SRG Cover Summer 2012The 96-page summer issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is available from all our usual outlets.

This edition is packed with news, tips on how to have the perfect race day, a look at some great breakfast ideas, as well as our regular race listing and three month log-book.

We also take a wider look at the running scene across Scotland this issue, and Strathclyde Park's Demon Run features as our race profile.

On top of that we check out the Big Fun Run Series and a 5K running route in Peebles!

 

Facebook LogoTwitter Logo