Posts by category: charities
Showing 1 to 20 of 95 posts in the category of charities
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.
7 Jul 2015
A 14-year-old from Fife is organising a Fun Run in St Andrews after her maths teacher was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease.
11 Jun 2015
A team of runners, featuring Scottish Sun editor Gordon Smart, is attempting to run from Inverness to Skye in 5 days.
14 Jan 2015
Running enthusiast Fiona Edwards has made a name for herself on the Scottish running scene by turning up before events to sell her home-made tablet to participants