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What you need to know about Running

Running is the world’s most accessible sport. Park runs, colour runs, 5k, 10k, half marathons, marathons and ultras — all you need is a pair of trainers and off you go. Running events are hugely popular on Let’s Do This and it’s a sociable sport, so get some friends involved and achieve something extraordinary.

If you’re starting small, the 5k and 10k events are great fun and definitely worth doing even if you’re training for a bigger challenge further down the line. Getting used to the atmosphere of an event is important. You’re so much more likely to hit a better time if there’s a crowd cheering you on, people in fancy dress and a big celebration at the finish line.

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Today, with international organisations, local clubs and national events to choose from, there are thousands of races to discover, and we want to help you find them quickly and easily. Below you’ll find selections by running type, running location and some exceptional events to take part in.

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The Dog Jog series are unique 5k jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun. Each event offers a relaxed and fun atmosphere with no times and no pressure. They are also a great opportunity to meet like-minded dog owners in your area. Plus whats more, when you cross the finish line youll receive a fantastic Doggy Bag jam-packed with goodies for both you and your dog, as well as Dog Jog Collar Keyring medal! Dog Jog is all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the great outdoors with your favourite four-legged friend!

Dog Jog – Glasgow

Glasgow, Glasgow City, GB
Dog Jog – Glasgow

After the immense success of the Cowal Chase and Ultra in 2017 we are delighted to again be working with the Colintraive and Glendaruel Development Trust, to bring you the second Cowal Way Ultra, for 2018 the will be using a more northern section of the Cowal Way starting and finishing in Lochgoilhead. New for 2018 we are introducing an 18-mile trail run option, a Relay option of and the Ultra at a little over thirty miles, the route is designed to challenge the toughest and most seasoned of athletes, with the relay and the 18-mile trail run we believe that there is something for everyone. (please note the running events will be run in conjunction with the Gravel race.)

With almost 900m of ascent, it is fair to say that the route will take you over some varied terrain with hard packed paths, loose gravel and slightly technical forest roads,?giving you views over some of the best scenery that one of Scotland's greatest long-distance trails has to offer.

The Cowal Way Chase Ultra

Cairndow, GB
The Cowal Way Chase Ultra

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK from July to October. Run for fitness, run for charity, run for funjust run! Theres no pressure, just some easy moves and lots of laughs. Its all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the whole experience of the day.

Big Fun Run Glasgow

Glasgow, Glasgow City, GB
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Big Fun Run Glasgow

Be part of the biggest weekend of running in Scotland! Runners of all abilities from the very young to the very old and all those in-between will descend on Glasgow city centre over the weekend of Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th September.

Have a look at a few of the special moments from the 2017 Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run, which welcomed over 30,000 people to the start line who were taking part for a number of reasons that included raising money for charity, reaching personal fitness goals and enjoying a day out with family and friends.

The Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run half marathon welcomes thousands of runners to the city of Glasgow every year. The course starts in the centre of the city, in George Square, and from there takes runners past a selection of Glasgows finest venues and buildings. As well as crossing over the River Clyde, runners will take a trip through Pollok Park and Bellahouston Park, before heading back for the grandstand finish on Glasgow Green.

Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run

Glasgow, Glasgow City, GB
Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run
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Be part of the biggest weekend of running in Scotland! Runners of all abilities from the very young to the very old and all those in-between will descend on Glasgow city centre over the weekend of Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th September.

Televised live on BBC television, up to 30,000 runners will take on their chosen event from a Toddler Dash, Junior Run, Family Mile, 10k or Half Marathon.

We hope to see you all at the 2018 Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run.

Great Scottish Run

Glasgow, Glasgow City, GB
Great Scottish Run

This friendly, club organised half marathon is open to runners aged 18 years and over and will be held on roads in and around Kirkintilloch. The route includes Milton of Campsie, Lennoxtown, and Torrance and Lenzie. The course is challenging with some undulations but also has recorded some very fast times and allowed many runners to set personal best times.

The event is held on public roads and with the support of Police Scotland and East Dunbartonshrie Council enables the runners to be able to run safely through the scenic countryside and towns of the area.

Please note that runners should aim to complete the course in under 2.5 hours; marshals may be withdrawn after that time.

The race starts a 9 am on Sunday 7 October with registration at Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre close to the town centre. Changing facilities are available from 7.30am.

Neil McCover Memorial Half Marathon

Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire, GB
Neil McCover Memorial Half Marathon

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