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EventScotland is a team within VisitScotland’s Events Directorate and is working to make Scotland the perfect stage for events. By developing an exciting portfolio of sporting and cultural events EventScotland is helping to raise Scotland’s international profile and boost the economy by attracting more visitors.

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Brooks_Horiz_Blue_2015Brooks Running Company designs and markets running-specific performance footwear, apparel, and accessories in more than 60 countries worldwide. Brooks’ mission is to inspire everyone to run and be active by creating innovative gear that keeps them running longer, farther and faster. Brooks’ mission is supported by its Run Happy philosophy, a quest to celebrate and champion the sport of running and all runners everywhere. Founded 1914, Brooks is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and is headquartered in Seattle. Follow us on Twitter @BrooksrunningUK and Facebook


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Highland Spring is the leading UK produced brand of bottled water and Official Water Partner of the Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running for the fifth year running. Highland Spring is a long-term supporter of UK sport and international sporting events and is committed to forging a link between active sports and good hydration.


Run 4 It

Run 4 It

www.run4it.comRun4It are delighted to support the Loch Ness Marathon 2014 event as Official Retail Partner and are offering a 15% pre event discount voucher to all participants to use in any of their 7 shops or their website.


Clif Bar


Clif Bar & Company is a leading maker of nutritious and wholesome foods, including CLIF® Bar energy bar and Builder’s® Bar, a great-tasting protein bar. Focused on sports nutrition and snacks for adventure, the family and employee-owned company is committed to sustaining its people, brands, business, community and planet. For more information on Clif Bar & Company, please visit, check out our Facebook page at and follow us on Twitter @ClifBar.


Sunday Mail

The Sunday Mail is Scotland’s Sunday best, the biggest-selling, best-read newspaper with the biggest news, brightest features and all the sport that matters. It’s renowned for its investigative journalism, unrivalled weekend sports coverage and Seven Days, Scotland’s best-read home and lifestyle magazine.


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Guaranteed Marathon Entry Now Closed

Congratulations to everyone who has entered the 2016 Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. If you missed guaranteed entry, marathon places are still available via one of our official charities and also for club runners and overseas runners. Entry available NOW for the Baxters River Ness 10K, 10k Corporate Challenge, 5K Fun Run and Wee Nessie. Don't delay and enter now.

Discounted Air Fares with KLM & Air France

We’ve partnered with KLM and Air France to offer all race participants attractive discounts on a wide range of fares on all Air France and KLM flights worldwide. There’s also a direct daily flight with KLM from Amsterdam to Inverness. Follow this link and use the Event ID Code 27931AF to secure your booking.