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Scotland 5k Running Events

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MAY25
Edinburgh Marathon FestivalEdinburgh, GB

Take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival and explore the beautiful views of Edinburgh. It will be held on 25/26th May and offers a marathon, half marathon, 10k and 5k.

The Edinburgh Marathon was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World. Enjoy a fantastic all-encompassing route taking in some of Edinburghs most iconic landmarks as well as offering picturesque views along the East Lothian coastline.

Directly preceding the Marathon, the EMF Half follows the same fast and flat route, offering genuine PB potential. This increasingly popular race distance is a fantastic alternative for those that dont fancy the big 26.2.

The 10K & 5k fall on the Saturday of the Festival weekend and are run in the stunning surroundings of Holyrood Park. Starting and finishing near Dynamic Earth, these routes offer striking panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.

1 reviews
£17.55 - £57.70
5k • Marathon • Half Marathon • 10k • Other
Edinburgh Marathon Festival
FEB17
Run Newcastle Valentine’s Couples RelayNewcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, GB

The Run Newcastle Valentines 10km takes place in the open surroundings of Newcastles Town Moor.

The course is officially measured at a 10k race and organised under UK Athletics Rules with a RUN BRITAIN race licence.

The traffic-free 10k course is on mainly tarmac paths around the Moor the course is 2 laps of a flat and fast course.

15 reviews
£16.50 - £18.50
5k
Run Newcastle Valentine’s Couples Relay
NOV8
Supernova – The Kelpies (Saturday)Grangemouth, GB

This fantastic 5K route is a great opportunity to explore the home of two 30-metre high horses! The Kelpies are mythical creatures who love to play at dusk, each one weighs over 300 tonnes. Come and immerse yourself in a light journey with them.

£13 - £15
5k
Supernova – The Kelpies (Saturday)
OCT6
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of RunningInverness, GB

The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon is quite possibly one of the most stunning marathons in the world. With spectacular scenery, fantastic atmosphere and a truly memorable experience its no wonder it was voted in the top 10 UK marathons by Runners World readers in 2016 and is on the bucket list for many runners from around the world.

Breathtakingly beautiful, friendly atmosphere, flawless organisation, felt like a festival not just a race are just some of the comments we had from our runners in 2016 so why not come and experience it for yourself?

The Loch Ness Marathon follows a spectacular point-to-point route alongside world famous Loch Ness, starting in an atmospheric moorland setting and continues through stunning Highland scenery, taking you along the south-eastern shores of Loch Ness, across the River Ness, to finish in Inverness, capital city of the Highlands.

Why not make a Highland weekend of it and come with family or friends? Theres plenty to entertain runners and spectators over the weekend with a free Sports Expo, Baxters Food & Drink Fayre, live music, kids activities and a Wee Nessie for under-5s.

£5 - £57
5k • Marathon • 10k • Other
Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running
OCT26
Lakeland Trails, HelvellynPenruddock, Cumbria, GB

Starting and finishing at Jenkins Field (CA11 OUS), on the shores of Ullswater in Glenridding, the NEW! 5km Helvellyn Sport Trail, 10km Helvellyn Trail Run, 15km Helvellyn Trail Race and 15km Helvellyn Trail Challenge follow circuits along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways that take you into the foothills of Helvellyn, with elevated panoramic views of Ullswater, and dramatic vistas of Helvellyn and the surrounding peaks. Underfoot conditions are generally good for those used to off road running but can be tricky in places.

A carnival atmosphere is guaranteed for both spectators and competitors, with live music, race commentary, food and drink all available at the start and finish. So, whether you're new to trail running, an experienced athlete, or simply looking for an unforgettable day out in the Lake District, a family-friendly, festival atmosphere and some amazing trail running awaits you!

Booking Closed
5k • Other • 10k
Lakeland Trails, Helvellyn
MAR10
Inverness Half MarathonInverness, GB

An exceptional event in a fantastic setting. The race starts on Bught Road, parallel to the River Ness and is run mainly on tarmac, changing to grass then running track at the finish. Includes 5 km fun run. A beautiful run, over a course suitable for all abilities. Also 5k fun run.

5k • Half Marathon
Inverness Half Marathon
JAN20
Carlisle Resolution Run 5K & 10KCarlisle, GB

An event which uses a mixture of quiet country roads which are generally flat or gently undulating. The run will finish directly in front of the Carlisle Racecourse grandstand.

5k • 10k
Carlisle Resolution Run 5K & 10K

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