eNews 24 October 2014

News - Run In The Dark This November

Run in the Dark

Wednesday 12 November will see thousands in over 30 cities around the world pull on their running shoes and red flashing armbands to take part in Run in the Dark - a 'living light show flowing through the streets like lava'. The event includes a 5k and 10k and is in aid of The Mark Pollock Trust, helping fast-track a cure for paralysis.

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News - Border Dash At Motor City

Christine in DetroitOne of only a handful of marathons that cross an international border, the 37th Detroit Marathon saw a record field of over 27,000 set off at 7am on Sunday (19 October) in ideal conditions.

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Video Of The Week - Jo Pavey Wins At Euros

Jo PaveyOur video of the week is Jo Pavey winning the European Athletics Championships in Zurich earlier this year. Check it out for some inspiration.

Runtalk - The Indian Way

RachaelSurprisingly in cricket-loving India, running is taking off in a big way.  Rachael Woolston describes a fast-moving scene and her own personal experience at Mumbai Marathon ...

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Poll - Two Hour Marathon, Any Time Soon?

ClockDennis Kimetto thrilled the running world with his dazzling 2:02:57 at Berlin Marathon. Now we want to know when (and if) the seemingly impossible 2 hour mark will be broken. 34% of you think it will be another 10 years before it is reached, 27% think it'll take 5 years, and 19% expectg one of the current elites to get there by Autumn 2016.

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Race Listing

Jedbudrgh 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.

The 13th Jedburgh Running Festival will see runners from both Scotland and the north of England head to the Borders this weekend. Spread over Saturday and Sunday, the event includes a half marathon, 10k, ultramarathon, and a Cani-cross 6.5 K. Further north, runners have the choice of 10K or 17.46K at the historic Culloden Runs on Sunday.

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

Current Issue - Autumn Edition

SRG Autumn 2014 CoverThe autumn issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is available from all our usual outlets!

Pick up your copy to enjoy an interview with celebrity chef and marathon runner, Michel Roux Junior. We also take a look at the world of fancy dress running and get back to nature with a review of the book Wild Running. You can also expect all the favourites such as our Running Log and extensive Race Listing.

Keep an eye out for our autumn edition, and let us know what you think on Facebook or Twitter!

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