28 March 2014

News - Still Time For A Half

EMF Runner

Those considering entering this year’s Edinburgh Half Marathon are being advised to act now with organisers receiving entries at ‘unprecedented volumes’. Part of Edinburgh Marathon Festival, there is just over eight weeks until the half marathon on 25 May 2014.

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New Competition - Be a Winner with Zoot

Zoot Ultra Kalani 3.0SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE has teamed up with Zoot Sports to offer you the chance to win a pair of their top-end neutral shoes - the Ultra Kalani 3.0.

Experience instant comfort on your runs in these shoes - the Kalani was specifically designed to meet the demands of the runner looking for an extremely comfortable high-mileage neutral trainer.

Check out our competition page to enter


News - Roman Shower For Swinney

John SwinneyScotland's finance minister, John Swinney, swapped his usual shirt and tie for a Saltire-inspired running vest on Sunday as he took part in Rome Marathon in wet and windy conditions. The Perthshire North MSP was part of a record 14,608 participants for the 20th staging of the race.

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Poll - Favourite Magazine Features

SRG CoversThis month we want to know what sections of our printed SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE you like best!

So far the Race Listing is in the lead with 45%, followed in second place by Training Advice with 17% while in joint third are Running News and Race Profiles with 8% each.

Join in on our polls page

Runtalk - Early Bird Gets The Worm

Alarm ClockI am a recent convert to the morning runs. It has not come out of choice, but out of necessity. And yet, I only wish I had done it sooner. I am a proud dad of one-year-old twins and even in the very earliest days of fatherhood, it soon become obvious that my favoured early evening runs would no longer be quite as easy to fit in.

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Race Listing

Moray 10k RunnerYou can find lots of events and results on our race listings page and organisers can add their race details to our event listings by signing up here.

Sunday's Moray Road Runners 10K in Elgin returns with a new route. The race is the second in the Northern Scot 10K series, preceded by Nairn 10K and followed by Forres Benromach 10K in May. Also on Sunday, the Stroke Association's Resolution Run series comes to Kirkcaldy and the Running Sisters Tayside 5K gives female runners in Angus the chance to run on a mixture of path, trail and tarmac.

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

Current Issue - Spring Edition

SRG Spring 2014 CoverThe 96-page spring issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is available at all our usual outlets.

Highlights include an interview with Andrew Lemoncello and a guide to tempo training, as well as our spring race listing and 3 month log book.

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

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