Video Of The Week - Haile Gebrselassie's Kick Finish
Our video of the week is of Haile Gebrselassie showing how you finish strong to beat Australian, Craig Mottram, in the final lap of the 5000m at the 2004 London Grand Prix. Now that's what we call a kick!
Watch the video here
News - NY PB - Set A Personal Best In The Big Apple
Those considering setting a NY PB this year are spoiled for choice with Sports Tours International offering packages for New York Marathon, NYC Half Marathon and Brookyln Half Marathon. The sports travel specialists say: “If a half marathon or marathon is your distance of choice, we have just the event for you in the bustling and exciting New York!”
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News - Intrepid Duo Complete African Adventure
Ultrarunners Dr Andrew Murray and Donnie Campbell have successfully completed their African adventure - running across the Namib Desert from Luderitz to Walvis Bay, Namibia. The challenge was set three months ago by expedition organiser David Scott, and supported by Lyprinol UK.
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Poll - Running Indoors
This month we're asking what your views are on indoor running. So far, 48% of you say you're only outdoor runners, 43% of you use treadmills occasionally, 9% are regular indoor runners, and 1% have other views.
Have your say on our polls page
Runners will line up for battle 'like extras from Braveheart' as they prepare to take on the Carnethy 5 at the Battle of Roslin site on Saturday. The route is divided into two sections and though short, can be exposed to full winter conditions.
Good luck to everyone racing this weekend, and remember you can check our race listings for your results!
Spring Edition Out Now
The spring issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is now available from all our usual outlets!
You can look forward to an interview with ultra runner Dr Andrew Murray who tells us about the benefits of running and why he might just be embarking on his toughest challenge yet. We also speak to elite runner Gemma Steel to find out what us regular runners can learn from her approach to the sport. You can also enjoy all your favourites such as our Running Log and extensive Race Listing.