Posts by category: charities

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  • Green light for 2020 ‘Red Run’

    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.

  • 10K or Trail at Taynish Run

    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.

  • Go with the mo’ for men’s health

    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.

  • Last ‘Cull’ for entries to Scotland’s most historic race

    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.

  • Go Forth virtually over the bridge for SAMH

    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.

  • October date for Moira's Run

    6 Sep 2019

    The 2019 staging of Moira's Run will take place on Sunday, 27 October.

  • 1500 Race for Life in the Granite City

    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.

  • Charities hold last entries to Run Garioch

    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.

  • Organising events a piece of cake for DB12Run

    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,

  • Runners Get their Mos on in Aberdeen and Perth

    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’.

  • Hampden Physio Sets Five Ferries Test

    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

  • Blue Is The Colour At Ibrox 5K

    4 May 2018

    Sunday 20 May is the date of the Blue All Over Fun Run at Ibrox Stadium

  • Finola's Blindfold Run To Help Fund New Joëlette For Japes

    29 Mar 2018

    Finola Ashe is planning a blindfold run at Pollok Park to fund a new Joëlette for charity Japes.

  • Summer Challenge To Run Down Dementia

    15 May 2017

    Summer challenge running down dementia

  • When Jackie Met Mo

    29 Mar 2017

    Local fundraiser Maurice Donohue has commenced a 27 half marathon challenge

  • Take Me To The River

    27 Jan 2017

    Two runners are attempting to run the length of the Gambia River in 2017…

  • Time To Give Your Best Effort

    9 Dec 2016

    Alzheimer’s Research UK parkrun charity initiative

  • parkrun Unites To Run Down Dementia

    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.

  • One Man, 401 Days, 401 Marathons!

    7 Oct 2016

    Ben Smith 401 Marathons Challenge 2016

  • Gray’s Analysis

    13 Jul 2016

    Alistair Gray reflects on his experience at this year's West Highland Way Race.