Posts by category: charities
Showing 1 to 20 of 98 posts in the category of charities
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
9 Nov 2016
A fundraising campaign between parkrun and Alzheimer’s Research UK has brought about a remarkable response with more than £215,000 raised for the charity.
7 Oct 2016
Ben Smith 401 Marathons Challenge 2016
13 Jul 2016
Alistair Gray reflects on his experience at this year's West Highland Way Race.
18 May 2016
Alistair Gray is running the West Highland Way on 18 June to help raise funds for RNIB Scotland.
12 May 2016
Help For Heroes Breakfast Fund Raising Event
29 Mar 2016
Over 100 people headed to Balloch Country Park earlier this month (Sunday 20 March) to take part in the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile.
12 Feb 2016
The British Heart Foundation’s Winter Warmer returns to Glasgow on Sunday (14 February)
11 Feb 2016
British Heart Foundation is challenging the nation to run a marathon within a month as part of the new MyMarathon challenge.
22 Jan 2016
Nicky Ashwell, who wears a prosthetic hand that harnesses motors and microprocessors, is taking on London Marathon to raise awareness of stigma and infrastructure barriers faced by disabled people.