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  • Run Down London

    4 Apr 2014

    Foot Locker staged a vertical race in London to promote their latest running collection.

  • Beijing Runner Creates Shoe-made Mask

    31 Mar 2014

    A Chinese runner has created a mask from his running shoes to filter out air pollution.

  • Selfie Help For NYC Runner

    24 Mar 2014

    An American runner has become an internet sensation by taking 13 selfies featuring 'cute guys' during last Sunday's NYC Half Marathon.

  • Running Scared

    17 Mar 2014

    A petition has received over 9,000 signatures as a reaction to education secretary, Michael Gove, issuing guidance for teachers stating "extra physical activity such as running around a playing field" should be used as punishment in schools.

  • Glasgow Getting Active

    6 Mar 2014

    With the Glasgow Commonwealth Games just around the corner, new figures show more Glaswegians are being active than ever.

  • Chocolate Advent Calendars? Their Days Are Numbered

    26 Nov 2013

    Looking for an alternative to chocolate-based advent calendars this Christmas? Three London fitness bloggers may have the answer.

  • Veggie Runners Up Against The Big Cheeses

    21 Nov 2013

    Acclaimed website Veggie Runners are nominees in the Cook Vegetarian Awards 2014 in the 'Best Vegetarian Website' category.

  • Injury Threatens Run Geordie Oz Run

    16 Nov 2013

    Mark Allison, aka Run Geordie Run, has broken the 1000 mile point as he continues his 2,600 mile challenge across Australia.

  • Running The Show

    30 Oct 2013

    Jimmy Watkins, guitarist with Welsh rock group Future of the Left, is asking fans of the band to accompany him as he goes running in each city on the band����¯&Ati

  • Booby Trap Leaves Runner Seriously Injured

    25 Sep 2013

    A woman in Devon is in a serious condition after falling pray to a booby trap whilst out running.

  • Run Direction

    23 Sep 2013

    Urban orienteering is growing in popularity for runners looking for something a bit different to a standard 10k road race.

  • iRun - A New Resource For Runners

    21 Sep 2013

    Running enthusiast James Ellis and his friends have banded together to create iRun, an online resource for runners. iRun brings you blogs from top runners, product reviews and regular podcasts.

  • Digital Distances

    19 Jul 2013

    A new 'virtual race' for women has been launched by Running4Women.

  • B In The Park

    24 Jun 2013

    Glasgow club Bellahouston Roadrunners staged a major new event 'B in the Park' earlier this month (June 2013) which attracted 100 plus members and friends.

  • Artist Quickens Pace Ahead Of Marathon Festival

    21 May 2013

    Edinburgh artist is displaying a 10 metre charcoal sketch of runners and spectators, in Edonburgh airport's departure lounge ahead of the 2013 Edinburgh Marathon Festival (25/26 May)

  • Edinburgh Rocks In The Rain

    15 Apr 2013

    Edinburgh Rock 'n' Roll half marathon was the feature event in Scotland on the weekend of 13/14 April as Scotland started to emerge from winter with bigger turnouts despite wet weather on Sunday.

  • Countdown To Round Britain Relay

    15 Apr 2013

    1 June sees the start of the Great British Relay - a record-breaking attempt involving a journey of 7,000km in 600 stages - to run round the perimeter of Britain.

  • Tide Running Out For Black Rockers

    9 Mar 2013

    The Black Rock 5 looks set to be a sell-out within 24 hours of places becoming available for the popular Friday night race in Fife.

  • Your Thoughts On International Travel

    16 Jan 2013

    Sports Tours International is offering runners the chance to win tickets to the Tour de France by filling in a survey.

  • New Year Runs Across Scotland

    31 Dec 2012

    There are numerous opportunities for runners across Scotland to welcome the New Year 2013 with events across the country.