Sponsored Running Events
We are proud to be the official retail partner for the following events in 2018. Choose your distance. Set your challenge. We are here to support you every step of the way…
With local events in Glasgow and Edinburgh on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2018, the Dog Jog series are unique 5k jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun, where each event offers a relaxed, fun atmosphere with no times and no pressure. Dog Jog is a brilliant opportunity to accomplish your personal goals with your dog by your side; whether you are raising money for a worthwhile cause or simply keeping fit.
To find out more and enter visit: dogjog.co.uk
The Big Fun Run
The Big Fun Run series heads to Glasgow and Edinburgh on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2018 and is strictly for FUN where it’s all about relaxed exercise. No times, no pressure, no sweat – just some easy moves and lots of laughs. The 5k runs are suitable for all the family and are about mums and prams, dads with toddlers, groups running together, fancy dress and a fantastic fun mix. There really is something for everyone at Big Fun Run and under 5’s can take part for FREE!
To find out more and enter head to: bigfunrun.com
Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run
The Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run Half Marathon and 10K return to Aberdeen on Sunday 26 August 2018. Starting and finishing in the heart of the city on Union Street this event is great for all abilities – whether you’re new to running, looking for a challenge or are a club runner aiming for a record PB!
So what are you waiting for, sign up today at greatrun.org/aberdeen.
Prime Four Beast Race - Loch Ness & Banchory
We are delighted to be the official kit sponsor for the Prime Four Beast Races (at Loch Ness and Banchory) taking place on the Saturday 1 September and Saturday 22 September 2018. BEAST yourself on an epic 10k obstacle course race over tough Scottish terrain. Run, climb, slide, wade & crawl round 25 mega obstacles; giant water slides; icy loch water; thick mud & swamp crossings. It’s the ultimate team, or solo, challenge. Test your stamina at Scotland’s ‘beastliest’ obstacle race.
To enter, head to beastrace.co.uk
Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running
Get yourself along to the 2018 Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running taking place on 22-23 September 2018. The Loch Ness Marathon follows a spectacular point-to-point route alongside the world’s most famous loch and is one of the most stunning marathon routes anywhere in the world. Also featuring the River Ness 10K renowned for its PB potential, a corporate team challenge, the popular River Ness 5K & Wee Nessie kids’ race.
The deadline for entry is 3 September 2018.
Scottish Half Marathon + 10K
The Scottish Half Marathon + 10K routes, taking place on Sunday 23 September 2018 in Edinburgh, are the ultimate combination of fast, flat and picturesque. This is the perfect challenge for all runners from budding first-timers to experienced club runners. Once over the line, you can enjoy a glass of champagne and a bite to eat in the spectacular finish area at Musselburgh Racecourse – what better way to celebrate your achievement? So whether you're chasing a PB, running for charity, or just for a personal challenge, you don't want to miss out on this must-do event!
Find out more and enter at scottishhalfmarathon.com.
Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run
Take part in Scotland’s biggest weekend of running – the Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run – Sunday 30 September 2018. Take your pick from the Half Marathon or 10K routes through the streets of Glasgow. Soak up the atmosphere and support provided by thousands of supporters lining the streets, music and bands on the run, charity cheering points… and of course, performances from some of Scotland’s finest bagpipers keeping you motivated to the end.
To enter, head to greatscottishrun.com
Illuminator Night Trail Race
Go wild through the night on Scotland’s toughest night half marathon, the Illuminator Night Trail Race, taking place on Saturday 27 October 2018. Run or walk 15 dark miles over rugged hill trails with just the glow of your head torch to lead the way. See the natural beauty of Glen Tanar’s ancient Scots pine forest in a spectacular new light.
To enter, head to illuminatorrun.co.uk
Men's 10K Edinburgh
The second run in the Men’s 10K series – Edinburgh Men's 10K – takes place on Sunday 4 November 2018, ahead of International Men's Day. It starts on the Royal Mile and finishes at BT Murrayfield Stadium. The Men's 10K events are all about getting guys active and raising awareness of a variety of men’s health issues. We aim to be a catalyst for the men of Scotland and beyond to make a real difference to their lives and the lives of others.
To find out more and enter, head to mens10k.com.
The Kelpies Supernova Run series is taking place 9-11 November 2018. Take the iconic Kelpies, wait until dusk, get the family together, dig out the fluorescent clothing and grab everything and anything that glows or flashes. Then set off on a Supernova Run 5K! Whether you’re an experienced runner or just want to stroll round with the family, taking everything in as you do so – this event is for you.
To find out more and enter head to: supernovarun.com/events/the-kelpies