Malcolm Sutherland

Co-founder and Director, Malcolm Sutherland, has been involved for over 25 years in event and expedition management.

As Event & Race Director of the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running since its inception in 2002 and Event Director of the hugely successful Etape Loch Ness and Inverness 1/2 Marathon, Malcolm’s expertise is wide-ranging and acknowledged in the events industry.

Malcolm has worked in a range of varied and challenging environments in the UK and abroad, and was previously operations director with the Scottish Community Foundation, as well as a country director for Raleigh International in China, Mongolia and Chile and a captain in the Parachute Regiment.


Join Team Macmillan at the 2018 Etape Loch Ness on 29 April and help change the lives of those living with cancer: #ridelochness
Entry is NOW open for the 2018 Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running on 23 September. Sign up now! #runlochness
The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon won Best Marathon (<5000 participants) at the 2017 Running Awards in London (April 2017). Thanks to everyone who voted for us! #runlochness
The Etape Loch Ness won Best Sporting Event at the 2016 Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards (Nov 2016)! #HITA2016
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