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Marathon runners’ joy at end of line

Marathon runners’ joy at end of line

05/06/2009, by in News

By RYAN TAYLOR She hurt her knee part way through and had to walk for four miles before gaining her strength back, but Lerwick woman Denise McDougall was still “on a high” after successfully completing the Edinburgh Marathon at the weekend. The 32-year-old raised over £1,200 for Macmilla... Read more...

Hardy runners take weather in their stride

Hardy runners take weather in their stride

27/06/2008, by in Sport

AFTER a gap of almost a decade the Simmer Dim Half Marathon took place last Sunday in what could only be described as changeable weather. A keen north-easterly breeze did nothing to deter the 48 hardy runners who went to the start line at the Cunningsburgh Hall. Following a four-mile loop of C... Read more...