Stirling Scottish Marathon & Half Marathon

By The Great Run 29th Apr
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Stirling, Stirling, GB
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The Stirling Scottish Marathon returns to the heart of Scotland on Sunday 29 April 2018

With a new start and finish in the city centre, runners will follow a route past Blair Drummond Safari Park and through Doune, Dunblane and Bridge of Allan where hundreds of spectators lined the route during the 2017 event. Runners will then make their way back into Stirling city centre via the University of Stirling.

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Whether you want to challenge yourself, be a source of inspiration to others or simply embrace a love of running, the high of crossing the Stirling Scottish Marathon finish line is a feeling you will want to experience.

Races

  1. Race Name: Scottish Marathon

    • Run 26.2mi
    Race Date: Sun 29 Apr 2018, 8.30am
  2. Race Name: Scottish Half Marathon

    • Run 13.1mi
    Race Date: Sun 29 Apr 2018, 9.30am

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