Banchory’s Great Britain international Robbie Simpson was disappointed after failing to defend his title in the Neirivue le Moleson mountain race in Switzerland.
Thousands lined the city streets yesterday as the 35th Inverness Half Marathon took place attracting a new record number of runners.
Hundreds of runners pulled on their trainers yesterday as part of an annual charity race in an Aberdeenshire village.
Commonwealth Games champion Robbie Simpson held a special training exercise with staff from a north-east business yesterday.
Winner of first Great Aberdeen Run to offer training tips to businesses taking part in this year’s event
The man who won the Inaugural Great Aberdeen Run will offer training tips to one fortunate business which has signed up for the event this year.
The contrast could hardly have been more marked for Deeside’s international distance runner Robbie Simpson over the past couple of days.
Aberdeenshire athlete Robbie Simpson showed his preparations for the European mountain running championships this month are going well by scoring a fine win in the Gelandelauf am Bachtel cross-country race at Oberdurnten, Switzerland.