Organisers of Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running have confirmed that entries are now open for the 2012 event. With its increasing popularity and reputation for being one of Scotland\'s top events, would-be runners are encouraged to take advantage of the early bird rates now available.
The event, which includes the River Ness 10K, a 10K Corporate Challenge and River Ness 5K, has been organised for Sunday, September 30, 2012. Launched in 2001, the festival now attracts around 8000 runners. This year\'s marathon saw Tomas Abyu of Salford Harriers claim his third successive title, while Lisa Finlay was first in the female race.
To take advantage of the reduced entry fee and guarantee your spot at the 2012 Loch Ness Marathon, visit the event website.