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Lothians runners claim 10K podium spots

Two Lothians runners featured on the podium for the Scottish 10K which was won by Peter Avent of Shettleston Harriers in a new course record time of 30min 31sec.He was closely followed by...

Kate portrays life with MS in Edinburgh Napier degree show film

A student’s powerfully honest account of how she lives with multiple sclerosis and continues to embrace her passion for running is taking centre stage at Edinburgh Napier’s Degree Show this week.MA Motion Graphics student Kate Charter...

Running – Borders night event postponed

The Mighty Deerstalker, the UK's biggest night trail/run, due to be staged at Innerleithen in the Borders on Saturday has been postponed.A spokesperson from the organisers, Rat Race Adventure Sports, said: "We had been...

An equilibrium not of this world for the Edinburgh Art Festival

Trystan Davies spoke to artist Katri Walker about her Festival exhibit which uses counterpoise time-lapse videos of the inner workings of the human body when hill running in Scotland.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdiBNkhKaag]

Tenth Edinburgh Marathon off to a good start

Scotland’s biggest running event which celebrates its 10th anniversary got off to a fabulous start today as more than 3,700 people took part in races in glorious sunshine at Holyrood Park in Edinburgh. The...

Speed of Light

Designer James Johnson puts his latest invention to the test at a rehearsal for NVA’s Speed of Light. Surveying the landscape and the light suited runners below, James trials the energy-harvesting light staff that...

Running the Edinburgh Marathon for Sick Kids

Move aside Paula Radcliffe and Nell McAndrew. A 150-strong group of volunteers will give the professionals a run for their money – as they put their best foot forward to raise vital funds for the...

Oxfam need you to run a marathon for them in Edinburgh

 Run in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival for free with OxfamChallenge yourself to running in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival with Oxfam on 26 -27 May 2012, and help fight poverty in the UK and around the...

Meadows Marathon secures Highland Spring sponsorship

Highland Spring, the UK's leading supplier of bottled water, have donated 2004 litres of their organic bottled water for the runners in this year's Meadows Marathon taking place on Sunday 4 March 2012. The event,...

Can you complete 2012 km for charity this year?

NSPCC Scotland is calling on people in Edinburgh to take on the ‘2012km Gold Challenge’ to help raise funds for the children's charity.The charity is calling on budding local athletes to cover a distance...

Meadows Marathon runners encouraged to share training stories

It is the start of another year and many people will be returning to work with inflated waists and deflated bank balances. There is an upcoming event that ticks a number of the common...

Meadows Marathon returns in 2012 for the Sixth time

Registration for one of Scotland's biggest running and fundraising events is now open. The Meadows Marathon 2012 sees the return of the 5.6km fun run and half marathon to the Meadows on Sunday 4th...

The BUPA Great Edinburgh Run

Well at least we can tell you about the 5K part of it.....the 10K just got under way an hour ago and there will be runners all over the city centre until about 15.30...

Injury-free running workshop in Edinburgh next month – book now!

Malcolm Balk is an inspirational Alexander Technique (AT) teacher and running coach based in Montreal. He travels all over the world teaching runners of all ages and stages to transform their technique, avoid injury,...

Kilomathon Scotland

Ross Houston’s excellent performance ensured that he dominated the Kilomathon Scotland which took place in Edinburgh earlier today. The second ever Kilomathon Scotland saw Ross Houston repeat his victorious performance from the first year as...

Spring into the Edinburgh Marathon Festival

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is just six weeks away on the 21st and 22nd of May 2011. Most of those taking part in the full marathon should have their training schedule  well underway. But...

On your marks for The Meadows Marathon 6th March 2011

The Meadows Marathon will take place this Sunday. The Reporter is not running, but was interested in how this is all organised by a volunteer body of students. So how did it all start?...

What a start (and finish!) to 2011 for Ian Goudie

While most of you were still in your beds asleep this morning, former Edinburgh resident, Ian Goudie, has had a great start to the New Year. Ian is already a fairly experienced runner. He...


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