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  • 200 Not Out For Mo

    3 Feb 2017

    Maurice Donohue will run his 200th 10k on Sunday.

  • Richard Reaches 1000K

    16 Dec 2016

    Richard Cooper completes his 366 Challenge.

  • Streakers And Sneakers

    13 Dec 2016

    A look at three of December's running challenges.

  • West In Winter

    7 Dec 2016

    A Scottish aid worker hopes to become the first woman to run the 95-mile West Highland Way non-stop in midwinter.

  • Paul Shows Mega Drive For Million Metre Challenge

    24 Nov 2016

    A runner from Glasgow is about to complete a challenge to run one million miles for charity...

  • Firefighter Blazes Through Marathon Challenge

    20 Oct 2016

    A firefighter from Glasgow has completed his challenge of running 11 marathons in 11 days

  • Buddy Up For Great Swim Run

    17 Oct 2016

    Runners who are partial to a splash in the water may well be interested in the most recent event in the Great Swim series

  • Dutch Courage From Runderwear Pair

    1 Aug 2016

    Lucia Leonard and Marina Ranger successfully completed their Simply Runderful #500kin5Days challenge yesterday (31 July)

  • Marathon Man Faces Cheating Accusations

    21 Jun 2016

    Rob Young, who is currently attempting a world record for the fastest crossing of America on foot, has been accused of cheating.

  • Marathon Man Aims For Trans-Con Record

    16 May 2016

    Rob Young, aka the Marathon Man UK, will attempt to break the North American trans-continental record on Saturday (14 May).

  • Ice And Easy

    9 May 2016

    Welsh ultra-endurance brothers, Scott and Rhys Jenkins have completed the Run Iceland challenge with friends Charlotte Bloxham and Lawrence Cronk.

  • Cops Take On Five Capitals Challenge

    27 Apr 2016

    Five policemen are preparing to run a combined 750 miles to raise funds for Care of Police Survivors (COPS) and Cash for Kids.

  • Brits To Run Iceland

    19 Apr 2016

    Brothers Scott and Rhys Jenkins are attempting to run across Iceland with friends Lawrence Cronk and Charl Bloxham.

  • 401 Challenge Reaches Scotland

    11 Mar 2016

    The 401 Challenge – a Guinness world record attempt at the most consecutive marathons run by one man – reaches Scotland today.

  • Greg To Give Tri A Try

    29 Jan 2016

    Radio 1 presenter Greg James will head to Glasgow next month as he attempts to complete five triathlons in five days.

  • Richard Running For Moira

    28 Jan 2016

    Richard Cooper has vowed to run 366 miles this year in memory of Moira Jones who was murdered in 2008.

  • Thirty Work For Heather

    8 Jan 2016

    29-year-old cancer survivor Heather Duff has set herself 30 challenges to complete before she turns 30.

  • Brit Conquers Death Valley Double

    3 Aug 2015

    Rhys Jenkins has completed the Death Valley Double.

  • 50 Days To Fit

    9 Jul 2015

    There was cause for celebration on Monday (6 July) with a ceremony held at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow for those involved with the 5x50 Challenge.

  • Brits Take On Death Valley Challenge

    8 Jun 2015

    Two British brothers are hoping to set a world record for the fastest double crossing of California’s Death Valley on foot.