07 Oct Callum Hawkins wins Scottish half on debut

Full Article HERE. ‘I’m delighted with that,’ said Hawkins, with the Scottish silver medal claimed by Shettleston’s Tewolde Mengisteab as Cambuslang’s Robert Gilroy took third. ‘It was only in the past few days that we took the deicison to switch from the 10k. I just looked at...

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07 Oct The female athlete with too much testosterone

Dutee Chand believes that the body she was born with - every chromosome, cell and organ - makes her the woman she is. But to compete internationally as a female sprinter, that is not enough. Last summer, Chand, India's 100-metre champion in the 18-and-under category, was barred...

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05 Oct Parkrun celebrates 10th Anniversary

The free-to-enter, weekly timed 5km runs have boomed in popularity and 10 years on organisers voice their hopes about turning some “parkrunners” into “athletes”. Bushy Park, Teddington, saw a reunion this morning of 13 runners who 10 years ago began the global phenomenon now known as parkrun. See full...

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05 Oct Jess Coulson ready to break new ground

It is almost two years ago that Jess Coulson won gold at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Budapest - and she did so singing her way to the line. Her young career since has not always been about sweet music as injury struck which...

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04 Oct Lynsey Sharp hails her ‘miracle’ recovery

Speaking from her Loughborough training base, the 24-year-old 800 metres double Commonwealth Games and European silver medallist said: “This week I was meant to go in for the third surgery on my foot but, by some miracle over the last few weeks, my body has finally...

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