World record holder Eliud Kipchoge has backed Sir Mo Farah’s decision to walk away from his marathon dream.
Deeside’s Robbie Simpson will find out how well he has recovered from his recent ultra-distance running debut when he puts himself to the test in Sunday’s Lossiemouth Turkey Trot 10-mile road race.
Hundreds of thousands of hopefuls will find out this week if their application for a place in the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon has been successful.
A Moray woman has helped raise more than £3,700 for an Aberdeen children's charity.
Theresa May showered praise on north-east MP Andrew Bowie who completed the London Marathon faster than any other parliamentarian on Sunday.
Dame Barbara Windsor is becoming more scared as the effects of her Alzheimer’s get worse, her husband has said.
Tanya Franks has sent a message of support to Dame Barbara Windsor as she joins the fight against dementia.
Nell McAndrew said she has “often thought about pulling out” of this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon after illness and injury interrupted her training.
EastEnders star Jake Wood said Dame Barbara Windsor’s battle with Alzheimer’s disease has been a source of inspiration during his marathon training.
Natalie Cassidy has said thinking of Dame Barbara Windsor’s smile will spur her on to finish the London Marathon.
A north-east woman inspired by a meningitis survivor is taking on this year’s London Marathon.
One involves walking along a wall in China; the other often involves hitting it on the streets in London.
A local MP is set to run in the world-renowned London marathon at the end of April.
A search and rescue pilot is swapping his flying wings for running shoes to take on a marathon in aid of a charity who fund research into childhood cancer.
Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown said she is getting energy from sugar as she trains for her first London Marathon, which she is running to raise money for a dementia campaign.
Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown is training for her first marathon to raise money for a campaign to tackle the “devastating impact” of dementia.
Nell McAndrew may be one of the fastest female celebrities ever to run the Virgin Money London Marathon but this year she just wants to enjoy it.
Time spent pounding the streets as he trains for his first marathon is giving Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband Scott Mitchell “a real release” from the difficulties of his wife’s dementia, he said.
Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband has said he cannot leave her by herself anymore because of her Alzheimer’s disease.
Adam Woodyatt, Natalie Cassidy and Jake Wood are among the EastEnders stars running the London Marathon in honour of Dame Barbara Windsor for a dementia campaign.
A charity shop manager from the north is taking on one of the UK’s biggest sporting challenges in memory of her cousin.
Donations for runner Matt Campbell’s JustGiving page have reached more than £50,000 after he died following the London Marathon.
Rochelle Humes said she was celebrating completing the London Marathon with a bath and a plate of macaroni and cheese.
Katie Price has stuck her tongue out at those making negative comments after she failed to finish the London Marathon.
Katie Price has revealed she is refusing to think about her terminally ill mother dying.
When he first stepped through the door at Barnardo’s Works a year ago, Cameron Maclellan could barely make eye contact with another soul.
Former glamour model Katie Price is to run the London Marathon.
London landmarks sprung in a park yesterday as a school took part in a mini-marathon yesterday to support one parent's attempt on the full distance tomorrow.
An Aberdeen lawyer is hoping lightning strikes twice as he takes on the London Marathon for a second year in a row.
A Moray grandmother is gearing up for her 21st marathon - just a decade after taking up distance running.
A marathon man whose family was hit by a heart-breaking double cancer blow is set to pound the streets of London this month with his wife at his side, inspired by the memories of his mother and grandma.
Woman found sleepwalking in Aberdeen supermarket to run London Marathon in her nightdress for charity
A woman who was found sleepwalking in the fruit and veg aisle of an Aberdeen supermarket has vowed to run the London Marathon in her nightdress to raise cash for charity.