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  • Winter Running Boosts Weight Loss

    6 Jan 2016

    Recent studies have shown running outdoors in cold weather can lead to higher weight loss

  • Course Of Action

    17 Dec 2015

    Glasgow based runners can learn how to be a race announcer at a new course organised by Scottish Athletics.

  • Freya’s Recipe For Success

    24 Nov 2015

    Scottish distance runner Freya Ross is releasing a recipe book, Food on the Run.

  • Back Dating For Marathon Runner

    27 Oct 2015

    A runner at Chicago Marathon used the event to advertise the fact he was looking for a new girlfriend.

  • Runner’s High Linked To Marijuana Chemical

    12 Oct 2015

    New research suggests that the 'runner's high' phenomenon is related to a chemical also found in marijuana.

  • New Research May Explain Runner’s High

    5 Sep 2015

    Scientists may have discovered the reason behind the ‘runner’s high’ sensation.

  • New Running And Cycling Show Set For Glasgow

    30 Jun 2015

    Glasgow-based PSP Media is staging the Scottish Cycling, Running & Outdoor Pursuits Show (SCROPS) at the SECC Glasgow from Friday 11 March to Sunday 13 March.

  • Golden Girl Clegg To Launch New Gym

    17 Apr 2015

    Today (17 April), Scotland’s Commonwealth Games gold medal winner, Libby Clegg will join Xercise4Less in officially unveiling the group’s new £1million state-of-the-art club in Edinburgh.

  • Runners Vote Labour

    16 Apr 2015

    Runners are most likely to vote Labour according to new research launched by the British Heart Foundation.

  • Strip Off For Dirty Weekend

    11 Apr 2015

    Rat Race's 'Dirty Weekend' obstacle event on 8 May is inviting participants, supporters, and local residents to strip off for their 'Dirty Undies' challenge.

  • Scot To Compete In Transplant Games

    3 Apr 2015

    A Scot who had a liver transplant last year is to travel to Argentina to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the 2015 World Transplant Games.

  • Running Double In New Year's Honours

    31 Dec 2014

    High profile running figures Steve Cram and Fauja Singh have been recognised in this year's New Year's Honours List.

  • Running Awards Shortlist Revealed

    18 Dec 2014

    The shortlists for the 2015 Running Awards has been revealed.

  • #myworkruns Campaign Launches

    9 Dec 2014

    A campaign has been launched to encourage business leaders to promote running in the workplace for 2015.

  • Jo Makes BBC Shortlist

    25 Nov 2014

    Supermum runner Jo Pavey has been named among the ten contenders for the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year

  • Ultra Vigilant Runners Catch Shoplifter

    29 Oct 2014

    A group of US ultrarunners managed to catch a shoplifter in Tennessee earlier this month.

  • Running For Prime Minister

    28 Oct 2014

    A runner was at the centre of an alleged security breach involving David Cameron yesterday after going for a lunchtime run.

  • The Running Awards Announce 2015 Plans

    21 Oct 2014

    The Running Awards organisers are planning an expanded event in 2015 at indigo at the O2 on Friday 24 April.

  • Andrew Murray To Launch Running Clinic

    10 Oct 2014

    Scottish international ultrarunner, Dr Andrew Murray is to launch Scottish Running Clinic on 20 October.

  • Bubble Trouble

    8 Oct 2014

    An ultramarathon runner from Florida has abandoned his attempt to run from Miami to Bermuda in a giant inflatable ball after the US Coast Guard rescued him 70 nautical miles off the US coast.