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Last Chance To Enter Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Run Entries for the 2017 Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Run 10 mile close on Wednesday 12 April Great Korir Move Sees Hawkins Beaten In XCountry Callum Hawkins saw victory snatched from his grasp in heartbreaking fashion as Leonard Korir sealed a memorable win in the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh International XCountry Sir Mo Farah Plans To Go Out With A Bang The quadruple Olympic champion renews rivalries with American Garrett Heath in the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh International XCountry Simplyhealth Great Run Series Kicks off in Edinburgh THOUSANDS of runners will kick off 2017 in style when the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh Winter Run returns to the capital. Laura Muir To Captain Great Britain At XCountry Laura Muir has today been announced as the captain of the British Athletics team for the Great Edinburgh International XCountry, taking place on Saturday 7 January 2017. Farah And Hawkins In 40-Strong GB Squad For XC Farah, who finished second at last year’s edition of the popular cross country race, will line-up alongside the European cross country championships senior men’s bronze medallist Callum Hawkins (Robert Hawkins) who will return to compete on home soil USA's Heath Returns To XCountry To Defend Title Heath has been victorious three times in a row in the mud, grass and hills around Arthur’s Seat in Scotland’s capital, and will return on January 7 to defend his 8km title in the team event between USA, Britain and Europe Winter Run Choir to 'Sing in the City' Members of talented choir Sing in the City will take on the Great Edinburgh Winter Run to raise funds for local charities MUM'S WINTER RUN TO BUY BEACH BUGGY FOR DISABLED NIECE Rebecca Smith is taking on the Great Edinburgh Winter Run to raise funds to allow her niece to enjoy playing in the sea for the very first time. Top Scot Laura Muir To Take On Cross Country Challenge Laura Muir is returning to the Great Edinburgh International XCountry at Holyrood Park in January