eNews 24 March 2016

News - Callum Gets Kids Running For Fun

Callum Hawkins
Commonwealth Games athlete Callum Hawkins joined more than 1,000 primary schoolchildren in Falkirk earlier this month to kick off the second INEOS GO Run For Fun event of 2016 – the Falkirk Primary Schools Cross Country.
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Event Of The Week - Road To The Isles Half Marathon

MallaigThough the Road to the Isles Half Marathon is a challenging road race, it is the scenery that will really take your breath away on this route.

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News - David's King At Kilomathon

Kilomathon finishGlorious sunshine greeted over 2,000 runners as they took part in Kilomathon in Edinburgh on Sunday (20 March).

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News - Big Chance For Big Apple

NYC runnerAnyone who missed out on a place to this year’s New York Marathon can get guaranteed entry from travel specialists Sports Tours International.

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Runtalk - Club Together

Group runnersRecently my club membership renewal email popped into my inbox, writes Chris Broadbent. The secretary was asking for £12 for my annual membership.

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We're Hiring!

CoverThe Freetime Initiative, publisher of runABC Scotland, is looking to recruit a new member to our small hard-working team. We have a vacancy for an important Business Support role and the successful candidate will provide a range of administrative and marketing services.

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Competition - Soar Through Spring In SKINS

SkinsOur March competition offers a SKINS apparel bundle to keep spirits soaring. SKINS is scientifically proven to boost training and performance, and speed up recovery. Enter here.

Poll - Listening To Music While You Run

HeadphonesIn this month’s poll we want to know if headphones are a vital part of your running kit. Have your say and find out what others said here.


Race Listing

Santa runLooking to plan your next event? Our race listing page provides a comprehensive list of events in Scotland and beyond. As we’re now in March, the spring racing season has begun in earnest with a range of distances and terrain on offer. Check out the results and upcoming events on our race listing page here.

Don't forget you can register as an organiser here and add your race's details to our event listings.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend!

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We catch up with Alyson Dixon as she bids for a place at the Rio Olympics. Two runners give very different views of what they think events should be about. Contributors Shona Thomson and Veggie Runners also update us on their running adventures, involving Mongolia and wedding-themed parkruns. Plus there’s the ‘deluxe’ training log. And much more...