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. 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. 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. Conquer The Castle As Part Of Stirling's Big Weekend Entries are open for a brand-new running challenge which will give participants the chance to be part of a day of world-class sporting action in Stirling. Great XCountry Event To Be Staged In Stirling From 2019 The Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry will be staged in its new location of City Park, against the dramatic backdrop of Stirling Castle, for the first time on Saturday 12 January 2019. Record year for Morrisons Great Winter Run Celebration of running at Holyrood includes innovative new event at Morrisons Great Edinburgh XCountry Great Edinburgh XCountry launches innovative mixed relay Laura Muir, one of the world’s fastest 1500m runners in 2014, will be leading the home challenge in an innovative mixed team international relay race in the Great Edinburgh XCountry at Holyrood Park on Saturday. Team GB & N.I. take on the USA and Europe at the Great Edinburgh XCountry Fresh from her victory at the European Cross Country Championships in Bulgaria last month, Gemma Steel will be seeking to underline her burgeoning international reputation when she heads the list of British challengers in the Great Edinburgh XCountry at Holyrood Park on Saturday.