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  • Sweet Success For Fiona

    14 Jan 2015

    Running enthusiast Fiona Edwards has made a name for herself on the Scottish running scene by turning up before events to sell her home-made tablet to participants

  • Charitable Chance Offered By London

    2 May 2014

    A new ballot for charities has been launched by Virgin Money London Marathon.

  • Tragic Runner Raises Huge Sum

    18 Apr 2014

    The runner who tragically died after completing the London Marathon has raised over £70,000 for charity

  • Edinburgh Gets Set For Sport Relief

    13 Mar 2014

    The people of Edinburgh will be digging out their running kit and fancy dress costumes on 23 March as Sport Relief comes to the city.

  • Join The New Kids At Edinburgh Marathon

    28 Jan 2014

    The Princes Trust are looking to recruit runners for their first appearance at Edinburgh Marathon Festival

  • Scot Breaks Treadmill Record

    24 Oct 2013

    GB and Scotland international runner Andrew Lemoncello has broken the world treadmill half marathon record and raised nearly 30,000 US dollars for Down's Syndrome awareness.

  • Olympian Targetting World Record For Daughter

    27 Sep 2013

    GB & Scotland international runner Andrew Lemoncello, whose daughter was recently born with Down Syndrome is attempting to break the world half marathon record for a treadmill to raise funds for an associated charity.

  • Ex-Smoker Takes On 28x28 Challenge

    20 Sep 2013

    A performance coach from Cardiff has set himself the challenge of completing 28 ultra-marathons in 28 days as part of the Stoptober campaign to get people to quit smoking.

  • London Marathon Breaks Charity Record

    19 Sep 2013

    The 2013 Virgin London Marathon raised a record �£53m for charity, a record-setting figure.

  • Winter Warmers Return To Scotland

    30 Aug 2013

    British Heart Foundation's Winter Warmer series of walks and runs returns to Scotland in October and November.

  • Running Hotels

    7 Aug 2013

    Staff members from Thistle Hotels are participating in a 1,400 mile challenge this month as part of their Lite@Nite campaign.

  • Paralympian To Run Length Of Britain

    4 Jul 2013

    London 2012 hero Richard Whitehead will attempt to run from John O'Groats to Land's End this summer.

  • Marathon Charity Challenge

    25 Jun 2013

    Entries for the World Marathon Challenge are now open.

  • An Office Jog

    24 Apr 2013

    Commuters are being asked to swap trains for trainers on Friday (26 April) for the first global Run To Work Day.

  • Jennifer And Adele On Song For Macmillan

    26 Mar 2013

    Former Miss Scotland Jennifer Reoch joined recovering cancer patient Adele Taylor and cancer nurse turned charity worker Patricia Daniel to encourage Scottish runners to join the Macmillan Cancer Care teams for Edinburgh Marathon Festival on May 25 and 26

  • Blind Runner Hazel Takes On Double Marathon

    19 Feb 2013

    Blind runner, Hazel McFarlane is taking on the Glasgow to Edinburgh double marathon for the Royal National Institute of Blind People.

  • Five Down, Two To Go

    27 Nov 2012

    Dr Andrew Murray has completed 5 of the 7 ultra marathons as he attempts to complete his Run The World challenge.

  • Olympians Launch Macmillan Running Campaign

    26 Nov 2012

    GB athletes Freya Murray and Lynsey Sharp launch campaign to get 1500 Scots running for Macmillan at Edinburgh Marathon Festival

  • Come Dance With Mo

    24 Nov 2012

    Mo Farah is offering fans the chance to join him in a music video by uploading videos of themselves doing a new dance based on his celebration, the Mobot.

  • Platinum Opportunity For Ambitious Charity

    21 Oct 2012

    The deadline date to secure a high level charity partnership with Greater Manchester marathon in 2013 is set for 16 November 2012