Runs and challenges

Whether you fancy taking on a long, middle, short distance run or hiking challenge anywhere in Scotland, we may well have just the event for you!!  

You can choose to make some positive changes not only for yourself but also for those who seek support from Poppyscotland this year…take on a personal challenge. 

For more information on taking part in any of our featured events please contact our Regional Fundraising Team by emailing or by contacting your local Regional Fundraiser.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

27th & 28th May 2017
Distances including marathon, half marathon, 10k, 5k, 3k and of course the Team Relay

Aberdeen Kiltwalk

4th June 2017
Duthie Park, Aberdeen to Potarch Green
Three distances of 26, 15.5 and 6 miles

Tough Mudder

17th & 18th June 2017
Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries and Galloway
10-12 mile obstacle course with a 5 mile and children versions available

Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival

17th & 18th June 2017
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Distances including 10k & 5k runs, 20k & 10k walks and the Great Scottish Toddle

The Great Scottish Tattie Run

17th & 18th June 2017
Holyrood Park Edinburgh
A one mile race with a sack of tatties on your shoulders

The Golden Mile Walks

17th June 2017
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Three distances of one, two and three miles

Glasgow Dog Jog

29th July
Bellahouston Park, Glasgow
5k run

Edinburgh Dog Jog

30th July
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
5k race

Dundee Kiltwalk

20th August 2017
St Andrews to Monifieth
Three distances of 26, 11 and 6 miles

Ride, Ramble or Run

10th September 2017
Fort George
Walk, run or ride 5k to 20k

Edinburgh Kiltwalk

17th September 2017
Three distances of 26, 12 and 5 miles

Poppyscotland Sportive

Sunday 24th September
East Lothian
Registration is officially open for the 2017 Poppyscotland Sportive on

Loch Ness Marathon Festival of Running

24th September 2017
Loch Ness
Distances including marathon, 10k, 5k and the Wee Nessie 400m dash

The Great Scottish Run

30th September & 1st October 2017
Glasgow City Centre
Distances including half marathon, 10k and junior events from 100m to 2.5k