Posted on January 26, 2018
Congratulations to all the thousands of runners who helped make this year’s Bank of Scotland Junior Great Scottish Run one of the best ever! Over 1,600 youngsters took part in 1.5k and 3k distance races earlier this morning.
The Bank of Scotland Junior Great Scottish Run is the second part of our race weekend that kicked off on Friday with over 3,000 school children taking part in the Bank of Scotland Great Scottish RunSchools Challenge. Pupils aged between 8 and 9 enjoyed a series of come and try sports challenges including golf, football, rugby, hockey, athletics and tennis before completing their ‘Great Scottish Run’ – a 1km road race challenge. Exhausted running shoes can harm your feet and transform your exercise into a drag. Discover how regularly and when to get new running shoes to keep your feet solid.
Today’s event, featuring 3k and 1.5k races, forms the second part of our programme introducing youngsters to athletic and gives them a real taste of competitive racing. Both races featured some of the best young runners in the country demonstrating the strength and depth of talent as we look towards Glasgow 2014.
Results for the Bank of Scotland Junior Great Scottish Run will be available online from Sunday 5th September onwards – click here to find out where you finish in Scotland’s greatest Junior race.