Beginner Friendly Running Events in Scotland

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MAY11
Road to the Isles Festival of Running1 E Bay, Mallaig PH41 4QG, UK

Though the Road to the Isles half marathon is a challenging road race, it is the scenery that will really take your breath away on this route. Every year, runners return to enjoy the beauty of the west coast and the friendly atmosphere at the finish line. The half marathon starts at Beasdale Station and follows the old Road to the Isles through Arisaig, Traigh - where the 10k will join in - and Morar into Mallaig, where the race finishes at Mallaig & District Swimming Pool. The undulating route provides an enjoyable challenge for all abilities and sights such as the Silver Sands of Morar will boost your morale all the way to the finish line. Water stations will be provided at three locations throughout the race.

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Road to the Isles Festival of Running

1 E Bay, Mallaig PH41 4QG, UKView event
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Though the Road to the Isles half marathon is a challenging road race, it is the scenery that will really take your breath away on this route. Every year, runners return to enjoy the beauty of the west coast and the friendly atmosphere at the finish line. The half marathon starts at Beasdale Station and follows the old Road to the Isles through Arisaig, Traigh - where the 10k will join in - and Morar into Mallaig, where the race finishes at Mallaig & District Swimming Pool. The undulating route provides an enjoyable challenge for all abilities and sights such as the Silver Sands of Morar will boost your morale all the way to the finish line. Water stations will be provided at three locations throughout the race.

Reviews
  • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

    Be ready for a hilly course & stunning scenery. I expected it -so was not surprised. The only thing that surprised me was the fantastic weather.
£15 - £37
5k • Marathon • Half Marathon • 10k
Road to the Isles Festival of Running
MAY12
Race for Life 5K – Stirling2 Upper Parkhead Cottages, Queensferry, South Queensferry EH30 9SL, UK

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

£10 - £14.99
5k • 10k
Race for Life 5K – Stirling
MAY19
Pier to Pier Race222 Sunderland Rd, South Shields NE34 6AT, UK

The Pier to Pier race is one of the more popular runs in the North of England with around 1000 entries each year. The run starts on the beach at South Shields Pier and follows a superb scenic route along the cliff paths past Marsden Rock and Souter Lighthouse. It rejoins the beach at Whitburn and finishes at Roker Pier in Sunderland.

£25 - £27
5k
Pier to Pier Race
MAY26
Registration Perks
Edinburgh Marathon Festival22 Potterrow, Edinburgh EH8 9BL, UK

Full marathon, half marathon, 10K or 5K race? The Edinburgh Marathon Festival has them all. The course starts in the city of Edinburgh and takes you along the coast to the finish line at Musselburgh Racecourse.

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

22 Potterrow, Edinburgh EH8 9BL, UKView event
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Full marathon, half marathon, 10K or 5K race? The Edinburgh Marathon Festival has them all. The course starts in the city of Edinburgh and takes you along the coast to the finish line at Musselburgh Racecourse.

Reviews
  • Did the EMF Marathon in 2015

    One of my fave races.Excellent atmosphere and great scenery jogging around the capital
£10 - £45
5k • Marathon • Half Marathon • 10k
Edinburgh Marathon Festival
MAY26
Race for Life – Inverness17-19 High St, Inverness IV1 1HY, UK

Join thousands of women in the fight against cancer - enter one of the hundreds of Race for Life fund-raising events taking place across the UK and help more people survive. There are almost 300 events in 2018, making Race for Life cancer USA's worst enemy. Enter now and show cancer that hell hath no fury like a woman in pink.

£14.99
5k • 10k
Race for Life – Inverness
JUN9
Race for Life – Gateshead3 E Park Rd, Gateshead NE9 5AX, UK

Join thousands of women in the fight against cancer - enter one of the hundreds of Race for Life fund-raising events taking place across the UK and help more people survive. There are almost 300 events in 2018. This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER

£10 - £14.99
5k
Race for Life – Gateshead
JUN16
Race for Life 5K & 10K - FifeBeveridge Park, Kirkcaldy KY2 5LZ, UK

10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

£10 - £14.99
5k • 10k
Race for Life 5K & 10K - Fife
JUN16
Race for Life 5K & 10K – DundeeGreen Circular, Dundee DD2 4TF, UK

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

£10 - £14.99
5k • 10k
Race for Life 5K & 10K – Dundee
JUN16
Race for Life 5k – Fife28 Maria St, Kirkcaldy KY1 1BS, UK

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research.

£10 - £14.99
5k
Race for Life 5k – Fife
JUN23
Race for Life – Falkirk3 Seaton Pl, Falkirk FK1 1TG, UK

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

£10 - £14.99
5k
Race for Life – Falkirk
JUN23
Pieces of 8 Penshaw Half MarathonUnnamed Road, New Herrington, Houghton le Spring DH4 7NJ, UK

Part of the 2018 Urban Trails series of races by Trail Outlaws.The Pieces of 8 Half Marathon starts at the foot of Penshaw Hill. The route takes in beautiful trails along the North and South side of the River Wear, with great views along the river and its broad range of wildlife and wildfowl, before the fabulous finish on Penshaw Monument itself.

We are sure you will agree, the finish and the bling with be worth the challenge. This race has everything you would want in a Trail Race.

This race also has great facilities for the whole family. Herrington Country Park has a children's play area, woodland walks and fun trail walks. There is also a great cafe and an ice cream van on the park as well.

£30 - £32
5k
Pieces of 8 Penshaw Half Marathon
JUN23
Race for life 5K - HolyroodThe Dasses, Edinburgh EH8 8AZ, UK

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.

£10 - £14.99
5k
Race for life 5K - Holyrood

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