Posts by category: charities
Showing 1 to 20 of 107 posts in the category of charities
31 Mar 2020
With the traditional race calendar set to be empty for the foreseeable future, June’s ‘DARED Challenge’ – 'Do A Run Every Day' – might be just the thing for runners looking to keep motivated in the weeks and months ahead.
22 Jan 2020
Central Belt racers with a sweet tooth are bound to have come across the remarkable Fiona Edwards.
16 Jan 2020
Cancer Research UK has just announced that their much-loved ‘Race For Life’ events will be returning for 2020 – and will no longer be restricted to female participants.
10 Dec 2019
Organisers of ‘The Red Run’, one of the North-East’s newest running festivals, have been astonished at the number of entries received since they were opened to the public on Sunday.
9 Dec 2019
The small but well supported event, which only takes 100 runners across two distances, is organised each year as a fundraiser for MacMillan Cancer Support and promoted by Mid Argyll Athletics Club.
24 Oct 2019
There’s still plenty of time to grow your mo’, but time is running out to get your entries in for MoRunning’s Scottish events.
23 Oct 2019
The Culloden Run returns to the legendary landscape of Culloden Moor this Sunday, 27 October and there is still time to be part of this year’s history.
13 Sep 2019
If you weren’t one of the 400-odd runners lucky enough to get a place in this year’s Forth Road Bridge 10K before it sold out, you’ll miss the opportunity to sign up for the next best thing if you don’t act quickly.
6 Sep 2019
The 2019 staging of Moira's Run will take place on Sunday, 27 October.
10 Jun 2019
A courageous schoolgirl who has been given the all clear from cancer celebrated her 13th birthday by leading the charge against the disease at Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life in Aberdeen on Sunday, one of many across Scotland this summer.
28 Feb 2019
Six local charities hold the last few remaining places for Run Garioch’s eGroup 5k, Dandara 10k and the sold-out eGroup Half-Marathon. But you’ll need to be quick if you want one: charity entries close Monday, 4 March.
11 Jan 2019
With last weekend’s DB12Run Marathon, Half Marathon and House of Shah 6k Fun Run (Sunday, 6 January) barely behind him, the tireless owner of DB12Run, the diabetic community active and events club that raises funds in aid of local charities in Hamilton,
5 Nov 2018
Hundreds of runners got themselves mo-tivated over the weekend to raise awareness and funds for men's health by taking part in the first Scottish events of ‘Movember’.
8 May 2018
Frank Gilroy is inviting runners to join his Cy-Run team on a 52-mile four-leg challenge based on the West Coast Five Ferries Challenge
4 May 2018
Sunday 20 May is the date of the Blue All Over Fun Run at Ibrox Stadium
29 Mar 2018
Finola Ashe is planning a blindfold run at Pollok Park to fund a new Joëlette for charity Japes.
15 May 2017
Summer challenge running down dementia
29 Mar 2017
Local fundraiser Maurice Donohue has commenced a 27 half marathon challenge
27 Jan 2017
Two runners are attempting to run the length of the Gambia River in 2017…
9 Dec 2016
Alzheimer’s Research UK parkrun charity initiative