Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival

Wanting to get out as a family for a run or a walk in a fun atmosphere this Armed Forces Day? Then the Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival is for you. From the Summer runs programme ideal for the seasoned runner, beginner or those who just fancy a run with friends and family

For those who like a slower pace of life there is the Great Scottish Walks, a fun and memorable day out for everyone.

Date: 17th & 18th of June 2017

Location: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Distances: – The Festival of Running takes in:

The Great Scottish Walk 20k & 10k  on the 17th

The Great Scottish Summer Run 10k & 5k on the 18th

The Great Scottish Toddle on 18th

The Great Scottish Tattie Run and the Golden Mile Walks also take place durign the Great Scottish Walk and Run Festival. You can find out more information about each event by clicking on the event name.

How much does it cost?: All Free if you can raise £50

You want to register for any of walks or run click here. If you’d like more information about the Great Scottish Walk and Run Festival, please contact Rachael North on 0131 550 1579 or email on r.north@poppyscotland.org.uk

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