20 Mar

Glasgow club goes virtual in coronavirus fightback

Coiin Thomas on camera

Running clubs across Scotland have responded to last Tuesday's (17 March) directive from Scottish Athletics and suspended training sessions and events to conform to 'social distancing' advice. However West End Road Runners (WERR) are attempting to keep their members 'ticking over' during this frustrating period by adopting a virtual dimension  – WERRtualy WERR.

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17 Mar

Scottish Athletics call on organisers to suspend events & clubs to end sessions

shot of runner's feet

Scottish Athletics have today (17 March - 9.30am) suspended their Championship events until the end of April (or until further clarity is provided by the Scottish Government). They have also recommended that independent event organisers follow the same course of action.

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13 Mar

Prospects gloomy for Scottish events calendar

runners at London Marathon

The Scottish running events calendar was dealt a double blow yesterday with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's warning that the Scottish Government is ready to call for the "cancellation of mass gatherings" of more than 500 people from next week and the postponement (until November) of the Supernova Run scheduled for the Kelpies next weekend.

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