Scottish Running Guide News

Posts by category: 5k

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  • Hansel And Mettle

    26 Feb 2014

    Runners in Ayrshire are being invited to take part in a '5k of mayhem' that requires them to run, crawl, climb and slide their way around a muddy assault course.

  • Bupa Launches UK Wide Local Run

    30 Jan 2014

    Bupa is set to launch a weekly, free spin-off to their Great Run Series in an attempt to attract even more people to the sport.

  • Short And Sweet

    17 Dec 2013

    Those vowing to lead a more active lifestyle in 2014 have the chance to start off the new year on the right foot with Balloch's New Year's 5K Shortbread Run.

  • Judy Backing Beethoven Run

    17 Oct 2013

    Judy Murray has added her backing to the Beat Beethoven Fun Run on Sunday (20 October).

  • Masterful Mo Looks To Moscow

    1 Jul 2013

    Mo Farah continued his preparations with a thrilling victory at the IAAF Diamong League meet in Birmingham yesterday

  • Weir Running For Tom

    2 May 2013

    Runners in West Dunbartonshire will be donning red bunnets on Saturday (4 May) for the Tom Weir 5K Run in Balloch Country Park.

  • Runners Brave The Cold At Christmas Cracker

    11 Dec 2012

    Runners braved icy conditions to take part in jogscotland's Christmas Cracker 5K Challenge on Sunday (9 December).

  • A Novel Approach To Running

    3 Dec 2012

    Chris Brookmyre discusses why he and his family decided to enter the jogscotland Christmas Cracker 5K Challenge on 9 December.

  • Entries Open For Glasgow Green Run

    29 Nov 2012

    Entries are now open for the SSAFA Glasgow Green 5K Fun Run which takes place on 2 March 2013.

  • Shortbread Run Offers Tempting Intro To 2013

    17 Nov 2012

    West Dunbartonshire jogscotland is organising the New Year's 5K Shortbread Run & Walk at Balloch Country Park on 2 January 2, 2013.

  • Frighteningly Fun Runs

    17 Oct 2012

    The Stroke Association is to host its Halloween Howler 5k fun runs in Glasgow and Edinburgh on 28 October and 4 November.

  • Huffin And Puffin

    20 Sep 2012

    The Puffin Pool 5k takes place in Dingwall on Sunday.

  • Runners Gear Up For 5Ks

    12 Jul 2012

    Scottish runners prepare for several 5k events.

  • Race For Life Finale in Aberdeen

    3 Jul 2012

    The final Scottish Race for Life took place in Aberdeen

  • 5K Fun In Balloch

    28 Jun 2012

    5k parkrun set for Balloch this weekend.

  • The Grass Is Always Greener

    23 Jun 2012

    Exactly 300 competitors took to Glasgow Green on Wednesday (June 20) for the fourth instalment of the Nuffield Health jogscotlands 5k challenge series.

  • Beating Beethoven

    16 May 2012

    A running idea that has proved successful in Canada is set to debut in Stirling this autumn with participants attempting to complete a 5k within the time it takes to play Beethovens Fifth Symphony.

  • Discounted Rate Extended For Jogscotland 5k

    5 Apr 2012

    The closing date for Earlybird entries to the Nuffield Health jogscotland 5k series has been extended from March 31 to April 16.

  • Only Fools And Runners

    25 Mar 2012

    Despite the date throwing up scenes of mishap and cruel pranks on unsuspecting work mates, the 11th staging of the Glasgow Running Networks 5k on Sunday, April 1, is sure to be a smooth and fun-filled affair.

  • Take A Flight Of Fancy

    31 Jan 2012

    Wildlife lovers are invited to join a colourful 5km fun run around the bluebell woods of Hopetoun House on the outskirts of Edinburgh, on Saturday, April 28.