12 Feb

Andrew Murray, Lee McConnell & Jenny Meadows Set For Running Show

Lee McConnell in GB kit

The organisers of the Scottish Cycling, Running & Outdoor Pursuits Show (SCROPS) have announced a great cast of speakers for their Glasgow show on Saturday and Sunday 3/4 March including high profile endurance runner and health campaigner Dr Andrew Murray; Lee McConnell, the heroine of the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games; and GB athletics star Jenny Meadows.

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8 Feb

Wilson Kipsang Targets World Record At Tokyo Marathon

Wilson Kipsang in action at Berlin Marathon

Kenyan endurance ace Wilson Kipsang is aiming to get back to the top of the marathon tree in Tokyo where the 2017-2018 World Marathon Majors series continues on Sunday 25 February. The 35-year-old, once widely regarded as the world's No.1 marathoner - he claimed the world record at the 2013 Berlin Marathon with a time of 2:03:23 - has slipped behind fellow Kenyans Eliud Kipchoge and Dennis Kimetto since the latter established a new record of 2:02:57 at Berlin in 2014.

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6 Feb

Runduro Returns To Fort William

action from Runduro

One of Scotland's more unusual running events will be staged at Fort William later this month (Saturday 24 February). The Runduro is a multi-stage (there were eight stages in 2017) contest where you only go at race pace on the special timed 'live' stages. On the transitions between stages you can relax, regroup with friends and chat about how your race is working out. Participants are allowed to walk or jog between stages so there's a big social aspect to Runduro.

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2 Feb

Robbie To Share His Running Stories

RunBalmoral and Run4It Aberdeen have teamed up to provide runners in the North East with a fantastic chance to learn from the best. Robbie Simpson, who will head to the Gold Coast to race in the marathon at the Commonwealth Games will sit down with Fraser Clyne – a man regarded as one of the very best marathon and long distance runners Scotland has produced.

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