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2 Feb 2016
Following its success last year, the Big Fun Run Series returns in 2016 with events in some of the most scenic parks in the UK.
18 Dec 2015
Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year, Serena Williams, was embroiled in a running scandal after reportedly taking a taxi to the finish line of her own 5k.
8 Dec 2015
Glasgow’s city centre was transformed into a sea of red and white on Sunday (6 December) as a record 6000 Santas descended upon George Square for the 9th annual Glasgow Santa Dash.
8 Nov 2015
The Supernova Run series launched in Scotland (Saturday, 7 November) with thousands of runners enjoying a unique 5k event at the Kelpies at Helix Park, Falkirk
21 Oct 2015
Glasgow's Queen’s Park will play host for to Moira’s Run on Sunday (25 October) for the second year.
14 Jul 2015
Mo Farah marked his return to action with victory at the Diamond League in Lausanne but the performance was somewhat tarnished following a post-race altercation with Andy Vernon
10 Jul 2015
Kirkcaldy woman, Sandra McLeod, will don a pair of running shoes on Sunday (12 July) to raise the profile of a rare heart condition at the SUBWAY Helping Hearts Family 5K in Edinburgh.
12 Jun 2015
CLIC Sargen'ts Midnight Runway Runs return this year with events at Inverness, Dundee and Kirkwall Airports.
9 May 2015
A new 5K is set to light up Falkirk on 7 November.
30 Apr 2015
Perth Run or Dye will partner with Perth & Kinross Association of Voluntary Service (PKAVS) at Scone Palace on Saturday 18 July
16 Feb 2015
A 5K in America is offering participants an unusual incentive to run faster, by chasing after a running toilet.
5 Feb 2015
With Valentine's Day on the horizon, a 5k in West Dunbartonshire is set to get hearts racing for singletons and lovebirds alike.
15 Jan 2015
Seventeen glorious UK park venues will play host to the Big Fun Run 5k events this year.
18 Dec 2014
12-year-old Sean Kelt finished first at the second Dingwall Hydrotherapy Puffin Pool Santa Hat 5K on Sunday.
16 Dec 2014
Serena Williams launched and took part in the inaugural Serena Williams Ultimate Run South Beach on Sunday (14 December).
27 Nov 2014
Entries are now open for the Christmas Cracker 5K.
24 Oct 2014
A North London student is running to raise funds for the fight against Ebola this weekend after spending two months in Sierra Leone this summer.
21 Oct 2014
Meadows Marathon is hosting a 5k Halloween Fun Run on 29 October 2014.
20 Aug 2014
Fauja Singh will make a welcome return to the running scene later this year after he was confirmed as the official starter of the Big Fun Run in Victoria Park
19 Jul 2014
The Big Fun Run 2014 series of 5ks starts this Saturday (19 July).