Scotland’s Robbie Simpson was unable to run at full throttle in the Barcelona half marathon – but the Deeside athlete still managed to help another athlete achieve a record-breaking performance.
Despite a Commonwealth Games marathon bronze in Australia last year, Robbie Simpson isn’t interested in going to the IAAF World Athletics Championships in the autumn.
Simpson’s Gold Coast exploits a highlight of big year for north-east athletics where Clark also shone
Robbie Simpson’s stirring bronze medal marathon success at the Commonwealth Games in April was undoubtedly the most outstanding achievement by a north-east male athlete in 2018.
Commonwealth Games marathon bronze medallist Robbie Simpson says taking part in the RunBalmoral races as a youngster was one of the factors which inspired him to become more seriously involved in athletics.
Robbie Simpson received a big surprise when he won the Montreux les Rochers de Naye mountain race in Switzerland for the third year in a row.
Aberdeen BHGE 10km champion Robbie Simpson flies out to Switzerland this weekend to begin his preparations for the Zermatt alpine mountain marathon in early July.
A North-east runner who is representing Scotland at next month’s Gold Coast Commonwealth Games inspired local pupils to take on a running challenge this year.
Scotland international Robbie Simpson plans to fine tune his preparations for next month’s Commonwealth Games Marathon.
Athletics: Deeside’s Commonwealth Games runner Simpson tipped to lead the charge from Kinloss to Lossiemouth
Banchory’s Robbie Simpson is clear favourite to win tomorrow’s Kinloss to Lossiemouth half marathon which has attracted a capacity field of 350 competitors.
After racing in France and Scotland either side of the New Year, Robbie Simpson is now in Spain preparing for the Commonwealth Games in Australia.
Three North-east athletes were today named in Team Scotland for the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, next year.
Deeside’s Great Britain mountain running international Robbie Simpson has returned from his base in Germany in time to compete in tomorrow’s inaugural Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run, which has attracted close to 8,000 competitors.