eNews 14 August 2015

Runtalk - Doping Cannot Rock Ordinary Runners

EMF Half
Sometimes it is easy to get caught up in the media frenzy of it all. The recent doping allegations against athletics – particularly the IAAF, the sport’s world authority – can be depressing, if you allow them to be.
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News - Miley Cyprus

Cyprus runners

Sports Tours International is now offering race packages for Cyprus Marathon as it adds to its growing portfolio of international races. The event, which also features a half marathon and 10k, will be held on 6 March 2016.
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Video of the Week - Sebastian Coe On Doping 

Seb Coe

Our video of the week is Sebastian Coe's interview with CNN in which he discusses the recent doping scandal in athletics.

View the video here

Runtalk - Badwater Brothers

Jenkins Brothers

Last month, British ultra endurance siblings Scott and Rhys Jenkins attempted to run the Death Valley Double. runABC looks at how they got on…

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Competition - Stay Cool This Summer With Craft

CraftOur August competition courtesy of Craft offers a fantastic apparel package including the Focus range for men and Trail range for women topped off with a superb pair of Cool Run ankle socks. To be in with a chance of winning, enter here

Poll - Do You Log Your Weekly Mileage

Poll screenshotHave you answered our new poll yet? This month we'd like to know how you log your weekly mileage. Do you use our handy running log or are all the numbers up in your noggin? 

Have your say on our polls page

Race Listing

Womens 10kIt’s a Coll to arms this weekend (or should that be legs). The annual half marathon returns to the Hebridean island of Coll on Saturday, alongside a 10k and 5k. The half marathon is a multi-terrain, one lap race around the island. The aforementioned Skye Bridge 10K sees yet more Hebridean huffing and puffing. Back on the mainland, the John Lucas Memorial Round Strathaven 50 provides a stiff individual test as well as a relay option. 

You 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.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!

New Facebook Page

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For those of you who haven't liked our new Facebook page yet, what are you waiting for?! To coincide with the new magazine, the new runABC Scotland Facebook page provides all the latest running stories, advice and competitions and much more! You can also keep up with us by following runABC Scotland on Twitter.

New Edition Of runABC Scotland Out Now!

runABC Scotland Sept-Oct CoverThe latest edition of runABC Scotland is out now. It includes all the things you loved about Scottish Running Guide, just with more content and a bigger, brighter look! We think you’ll like the changes - the new contributors like Shona Thomson and Veggie Runners, the ‘deluxe’ training log and an experimental ‘Running And Life’ section.  And there’s much more too. runABC Scotland is available from all our usual outlets.

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