News - Houston Hoping To Land Top Prize At Loch Ness

Ross Houston

The wait is almost over for those taking part in Baxters Loch Ness marathon on Sunday (30 September). One runner eager for the race to begin is Scotland international, Ross Houston. Ross starts as one of the favourites and is in the running to be crowned national champion for the second year in a row.

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News - Lemon In Limelight For Edinburgh

Andrew LemoncelloFresh from his victory at the Rock 'n' Roll Denver half marathon last Saturday (23 September), Andrew Lemoncello will fly home to compete at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Run next month (Sunday 7 October). The Scot, who is based in Flagstaff, Arizona, won his first race of the year in 1hr 6min and 12sec, after a long period absent through injury.

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News - Runners Asked To Save Mens 10K

Men's 10K ImageRunners are being asked to help save the Men's Health Forum (MHFS) 10K, which is under threat after the Scottish Government withdrew funding for the event. The race, which has taken place in Bellahouston Park for the last six years, could cease to exist in 2013 if it fails to find alternate financial support.

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Runtalk - Pregnant Pause?

Preganant LadyThere is a common misconception that pregnant women should rest up and avoid any exertion, including running. It's an understandable assumption. Why should any woman who might be suffering from morning sickness, increased fatigue and an ever expanding belly subject themselves to the rigours of running?

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Competition - Zoot Trainers Up For Grabs

Men's Zoot Ultra Kane 3.0We've teamed up with Zoot to give you the chance to win one of two pairs of their fantastic Ultra Kane 3.0 shoes.

The Zoot Ultra Kane 3.0 is a stability running shoe designed for the runner needing stability, maximum cushioning and who has a heavy stride.

If you're looking for the lightest and most comfortable stability running shoe, the Ultra Kane 3.0 is for you. Add this running shoe to your race day lineup.

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Poll - Why Do You Run

Happy RunnerThis month, we want to find out why you run.

So far, 'staying fit and healthy' leads with 41.6%, with 'it makes me feel great' in second place with 26.6%. In joint third place are 'taking part in races' and 'keeping weight under control' with 8.6% each.

What motivates your runs? Let us know over on our polls page!

Race Listings

Race StartYou can find lots of events and results here on our race listings page.

You can also add your race's details to our event listings by signing up here.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend, and remember you can check our race listings for your results!

Current Issue - Autumn Edition

SRG Cover Autumn 2012The 96-page autumn issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is available at all our usual outlets!

This edition won't disappoint and is crammed with news, great features, product reviews, race listing and a three month logbook.

Make sure you get your copy and let us know what you think on Facebook.


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