Scottish Running Guide News

16 Dec

Serena Serves Up A 5K

Serena WilliamsWhilst Andy Murray was preparing for next year's tennis season in Miami, the number one female player Serena Williams launched her training by taking part in The Serena Williams Ultimate Run South Beach. The event on Sunday (14 December) featured a 5k and quarter marathon and was held to raise money for the Serena Williams Fund which supports victims of violent crime.

Read the rest of "Serena Serves Up A 5K"


15 Dec

Malta Teaser

Malta MarathonFor those of you currently braving the cold and wind to get in winter training, rewarding your efforts with a spring event still seems a while away. Malta Marathon on 22 February, however, is perfectly placed for those looking for a race in sunnier climes.

Read the rest of "Malta Teaser"


12 Dec

Sichel Looks Forward

William SichelAfter recovering from last summer’s 3100 mile race in New York -  the world’s longest certified footrace - William Sichel, 61, said he has no plans to retire and is preparing for his next challenge. Sichel is working on Project165.com, in which he is attempting to set 165 records before his 65th birthday in October 2018.

Read the rest of "Sichel Looks Forward"


9 Dec

Mersey Santas Win World Title

Mersey SantasOn their 10th anniversary, BTR Liverpool’s Santa Dash received the present it deserved in prising back the world title honours from Las Vegas. A staggering 8,500 Santas defied challenging weather conditions to ensure Sunday’s event would be memorable;  The city was awash with a sea of red – and 750 blue Santas – for Liverpool’s biggest annual festive spectacle.

Read the rest of "Mersey Santas Win World Title"