Great Run News

THOUSANDS ENJOY DAY OF SPORT IN STIRLING The beautiful city of Stirling played host to a packed day of sport today when it hosted the Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry and the Simplyhealth Great Stirling Castle Run for the first time. Stage Set For Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry Stirling will play host to the Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry and the Simplyhealth Great Stirling Castle Run for the first time on Saturday 12 January. DIABETES UK SIMPLYHEALTH'S CHARITY PARTNER FOR 2019 Simplyhealth is delighted to announce that it has chosen Diabetes UK as the official charity partner of the Simplyhealth Great Run Series 2019 - the UK’s biggest programme of mass participation running events for people of all ages and abilities, inc Simplyhealth Great Stirling XC - Team USA Announced The event, on Saturday 12 January will feature Team USATF against elite cross country runners from Europe in senior and junior races, as well as a mixed relay. 2019 Simplyhealth Great East Run Open For Entries The in-demand Simplyhealth Great East Run will return to Ipswich in 2019 on Sunday 22 September and entries are now open. Simplyhealth Great Stirling XC - Team Europe announced Seven individual medallists from the recent SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Tilburg have been named on Team Europe for the Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry, a European Athletics Cross Country Permit Meeting, on 12 January. MUIR HEADLINES AT SIMPLYHEALTH GREAT STIRLING XCOUNTRY European 1500m champion and double world indoor medallist Laura Muir (coach: Andy Young; club: Dundee Hawkhill) will headline the British team to compete at the Great Stirling Cross Country on Saturday, 12 January 2019. Simplyhealth Great South Run Saturday Events Open The Simplyhealth Great Junior and Mini Great South Run and the Simplyhealth Great South 5k are set to return to Portsmouth on Saturday 19 October. 2019 Great East Swim Date Revealed Suffolk’s biggest open water-swimming event the Great East Swim will return to Alton Water Reservoir in 2019 on Saturday 22 June. Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run To Return In 2019 The Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run will return on Sunday 25th August 2019 and entries are now open, with 15% off the first 500 entries in both the half marathon and 10k.