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  • 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.

  • Running No Longer A Punishment

    14 Sep 2014

    Nicky Morgan has removed guidance for schools to use running as a punishment.

  • Running Awards To Return in 2015

    1 Sep 2014

    Following the success of the inaugural Running Awards in April this year, organisers have confirmed they will return in 2015.

  • What Moves Runners?

    21 Aug 2014

    A group of American film makers have launched a kickstarter campaign to help fund a feature-length documentary that explores the inspiration and motivation modern cultures associate with running.

  • Musical Healing

    30 Jul 2014

    New research suggests that listening to music after a run can speed your recovery.

  • Miller No Flop In Record Attempt

    7 Jul 2014

    An American teenager looks to have set a world record for running a mile wearing flippers.

  • PM Recognises Running Charity Founder

    30 Jun 2014

    David Cameron has given SPAT running charity founder James Gilley the Points of Light award in recognition of his work with vulnerable young people.