Scottish Running Guide News

26 Feb

Push Yourself In The Pentlands

Romany MorriceThe Push – formerly known as The Great Pentlands Push – returns on 19 September this year, challenging people to take on the Pentland Hills and see the 'real' Edinburgh. The sports challenge organised by St Columba’s Hospice, sees participants choose one of three routes (14 mile bronze, 20 mile silver and 25 mile gold) to run, walk or hike over and through the Pentlands.

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23 Feb

Copenhagen Half Going For Gold

Copenhagen halfAfter recently becoming the first half marathon in the Nordic countries to be awarded the International Association of Athletics Federations’ Road Race bronze label, Copenhagen Half Marathon is going for gold in 2015. The event, set for 13 September 2015, is hoping to achieve the gold award this year, a status awarded to just five other half marathons in Europe.

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20 Feb

Dyeing To Run

Run or DyeThe Run Or Dye series arrives in Scotland this year with events in Perth, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. The 5k runs are said to have been inspired by the ancient Hindu festival of Holi, also known as the ‘Festival of Colours.’

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