The special medal to be awarded to all competitors in the 2020 Run Balmoral races has been unveiled.
More than 100 runners have taken part in two popular races raising more than £20,000 for a charity campaign.
The clash between high-flying orienteering specialist Alexander Chepelin and ultra-distance champion Kyle Greig in the Bristow 15-mile trail race is expected to be one of the highlights of this weekend’s Run Balmoral meeting.
More than £200 has been raised in the first leg of an Aberdeen business’ charity challenge.
An Aberdeen IT business owner is aiming to raise £5,000 to help provide computer equipment and books for underprivileged schoolchildren in India.
Great Britain mountain racing international Andy Douglas completed a Deeside double at the 21st anniversary Run Balmoral meeting which attracted more than 5,000 runners to the Royal estate on the Queen’s birthday weekend.
Kerry Prise has adopted a deliberately low-key build-up towards the defence of her title in the Repsol Sinopec Devil of Deeside Challenge at Balmoral this weekend.
A popular race in the North-east has been delayed after a serious crash.