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21 Oct

Impressed At Trailfest

Some of the biggest names in the UK trail running scene were ‘Building the Dream’ at the second Glasgow Trailfest at Mugdock Park last Saturday (15 October). Morning sessions ranged from runs led by Debbie Martin-Consani (Centurion Running), and Marco Consani (Inov-8 and Mountain Fuel), to Casey Morgan (Compressport), James Stewart (Hoka and Team Pyllon) and Mark Russell (Kirdaka Yoga and Lululemon) hosting strength and conditioning, speedwork and yoga respectively.

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17 Oct

Daniel Shows Dutch Courage

Colin ThomasOver 12,000 runners set off from the Dutch capital’s Olympic Stadium in glorious sunshine for yesterday’s (Sunday 16 October) Amsterdam Marathon. The still conditions and flat course translated into fast times, with Kenyan Daniel Wanjiru setting a new course record of 2:05:21 to win his first marathon.

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14 Oct

Running Scared

Monster dashWith Halloween fast approaching, runners are looking forward to playing dress-up at this year’s Monster Dash on 28 October. The event, held by University Sport in partnership with Glasgow University Sports Association, features a 5k and 3k night obstacle course at Garscube Sports Complex, Glasgow.

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13 Oct

Dazzling Debut For Dunoon

DunoonCool temperatures and a stunning sunrise greeted runners at pre-race registration on the newly-restored Victorian pier for the inaugural Dunoon Ultra Marathon and Relay on Saturday (8 October). 119 participants set off to the sound of pipes and a roar of cannon fire at the start in Benmore Gardens.

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12 Oct

Foxlake Launches New 5K Series

Foxlake In addition to their popular Winter Running Series, Foxlake Adventures has launched a new 5k trail running series aimed at people new to either running or trail running. The Foxtrail 5K Trail Running Series will feature three races on 5 November, 21 January and 4 March 2017, and will be held around Foxlake, nestled in beautiful woodland on the edge of the John Muir Way, Dunbar.

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