Devil Take the Hindmost 2016

Devil Take the Hindmost 2016

Dalbeattie 10K Half Marathon 2016

Dalbeattie 10K Half Marathon 2016

Frank's Valentine Run 2017

Frank's Valentine Run 2017

Dentdale 2017

Dentdale 2017

Criffel Hill Race 2017

Criffel Hill Race 2017

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DRC Grand Prix Competition

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London Marathon 2016

London Marathon 2016

Highland Fling Relay 2016

Highland Fling Relay 2016

Carlisle Urban Trail 2016

Carlisle Urban Trail 2016

Moffat 15k 2016

Moffat 15k 2016

Screel Hill Race 2017

Screel Hill Race 2017



PB for Lisa at the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon

PB for Lisa at the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon

Lisa Finlay travelled north to Inverness to compete in the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and to try to defend her Scottish Marathon title. Lisa's account of her race experience is as follows...

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Warsaw Marathon

Warsaw Marathon

On Sunday September 30th, Jo Zakrzewski took part in the 34th Warsaw Marathon, which was also doubling up as the Polish ladies' National Championships. This year 8000 runners entered the race, twice as many as in 2010...

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Dumfries Half Marathon

Dumfries Half Marathon

Sunday 23 September saw the running of the 31st Dumfries Half Marathon (organised by Danny Queen) in which many club members raced, while others marshalled, timed, supported, paced, and fed/watered runners.

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Dumfries & Galloway 3000m Championships

Dumfries & Galloway 3000m Championships

On a cold but clear night with no breeze, 5 members of Dumfries Running Club joined the line-up to contest the Dumfries & Galloway 3000m championships. This is how they got on....

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Merrick Hill Race

The 24th annual Merrick Hill Race took place on Sunday 16th September with Craig Malcolmson and David Parrish the club’s representatives. Our man on the scene reports ...

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Stirling 10K

Stirling 10K

Stirling 10K is known to be a fast and flat course which usually attracts a high quality field and this year was no exception as it was also the race chosen to host the Scottish National 10K championships...

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Carolyn takes on Great North Run

Carolyn takes on Great North Run

Carolyn Johnstone was Dumfries Running Club's only runner in the Great North Run on Sunday having deferred her place from 2011.

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Round Cumbrae 10 miles

Round Cumbrae 10 miles

Sunday the 9th September saw Jacob Tangey travel to Millport to take part in the annual dash around Cumbrae island...

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5K Handicap Series

After the latest round of the 5K Handicap Series, Louise Brown retains the overall lead from John McLelland with David Burns holding on to 3rd place...

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Gallovidian 10K

The weather for this year's Gallovidian 10K road race was fine and sunny, and so there was a bumper field of over 230 runners including 32 members of Dumfries Running Club. The race was won in 31:33 by James Douglas of Border Harriers and Joanne Lee of Tynedale took out the ladies' win in 38:26. See how the DRC runners got on......

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Great Scottish Run Half Marathon

Great Scottish Run Half Marathon

On Sunday September 2nd, Jo Zakrzewski and Lisa Finlay made the trip up to Glasgow to join a field of 9,000 others taking part in the Great Scottish Run Half marathon...  

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Comrades Marathon, The Ultimate Human Race

Comrades Marathon, The Ultimate Human Race

The following article was written by Jo Zakrzewski and was first published in the Scottish Vet Harriers newsletter in September 2012: The “Comrades Marathon – the Ultimate Human Race”……those words, or a few bars of the “Chariots of Fire” music, is enough to make the hairs on the back of your neck stand on end if you have ever taken part in this awesome event. If you have, this article may bring back a few memories, and if you haven’t, then it may inspire you to enter next year...

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The Ben Nevis Hill Race

The Ben Nevis Hill Race

For the British hill running community, the only place to be on Saturday September 1st was Fort William’s Claggan Park, start venue for the annual challenge to race up and down the 4406 feet of Britain's highest mountain, Ben Nevis...

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