Keen distance runners are spoiled for choice these days but is there a race where you could combine a fantastic road racing experience with breathtaking natural beauty, world-class shopping and a rich selection of cultural gems. Which race is the question? The Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run in Glasgow is the answer.
Over the last 28 years the race has evolved into a perfect mixture of challenging yet rewarding half-marathon and 10k courses, electric atmosphere and strong PB-breaking potential.
For a limited time organisers are offering you the chance to be part of the 2010 Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run at 2009 prices! Enter the 10k for £19 or the half marathon for just £24.50 online before 26 February 2010. Just enter the promo code GSRAE01.
To start your Great Scottish Run adventure click here to enter the race, book your accommodation and find out about Scotland's greatest race. (And how you can save even more when entering the event's sister race, the 2010 Women's 10k!)
The Choice of World-Class Runners
Recent races have featured world-class runners including Hendrick Ramaala, Joyce Chepchumba, Tegla Laroupe and Lorna Kiplagat. The mixture of high calibre athletes and fast routes has produced course records in both 2008 and 2009, offering great promise for this year.
From Mackintosh and Dali to Gucci and Prada
From the elegance of Rennie Mackintosh and the city's style mile shopping precincts to the splendour of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Loch Lomond, Glasgow is a perfect city-break location