Events in the North East of Scotland

You're guide to all the upcoming local running events in the North East of Scotland.

If you're holding an event and want it added or publicised, please do not hesitate to contact us here at the Running Shop with the details.

 

Date Event Details
6th October 2017 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
8th October 2017 Formula 5 Duathlon Knockburn Loch. New event.  Run Bike Run Bike Run. Runs are 1 mile, Bike, 5 miles (super sprint), 1.75 mile, 10 mile (sprint).
14th October 2017 Loch Kinord 10k A 10K route around the beautiful Loch Kinord in the Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve. Mainly on waymarked paths and tracks, trail shoes are reccomended, particulaly in wet weather.
21st October 2017 The Dramathon New marathon along the beautiful Speyside Way. Also includes half marathon, 10k & relay.
28th October 2017 Illuminator 3rd year for this hugely popular 15mile night race out at Glentanar, Aboyne.
29th October 2017 Monymusk Half Marathon Popular, hilly 1/2 marathon.
3rd Nov.  2017 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
5th Nov.  2017 The Running Shop Winter Series XC - Knockburn 1st of the Running Shops Winter Cross Country events
11th Nov. 2017 Glen Clova Half Marathon Set in the scenic Glen Clova this is a tough road half marathon.
12th Nov. 2017 Peterhead 10k Firm favourite in the calendar. Good speedy road 10k
19th Nov. 2017 Fraserburgh Half Marathon Another popular end of season race. Usual fine feed at the end of the race guaranteed!
1st Dec.   2017 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
3rd Dec   2017 The Running Shop Winter Series XC - Balgownie 2nd of the Running Shops Winter Cross Country series.
3rd Dec   2017 The Den Dasher & Tinsel Trot - Turriff A brand new 5K timed run for 2017
The route takes in an undulating mix of road, hard path and trail, incorporating sections of the wonderfully lit Winter Wonderland trail and a final fast and flat loop of the show park.
10th Dec 2017 Aberdeen Santa Run 5K and 1 mile race. Santa suit provided. In aid of Childrens Hospice Association Scotland.
14th Dec 2017

Cnoc Dubh Night Race

1st of the Deeside Runners Winter night races. This one starts and finishes at Campus O'May forestry car park. 7.5k with 200m of climb.
17th Dec 2017 Insch JogScotland Santa Run 5K and junior run in aid of the Bennachie Leisure Centre in Insch. Santa suit included!
2nd January 2018 Lumphanan Detox 10K Really popular event so get in there quick before it sells out.
5th January 2018 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
6th January 2018 El-Brim-Ick Hill Race Great hill race over Elrick and Brimond Hills to blow the cobwebs away. Organized by the Cosmics. 4.8k, 200m climb
26th January 2018 Dess Woods Night Race 2nd of the Deeside Runners Winter night races.  Starts at Deeside Activity Park. 8k with 200m of climb.
28th January 2018 The Running Shop Winter Series XC - Haddo House 3rd of the Running Shops Winter Cross Country series. This one is managed by the GathimbaEdwards Foundation and all proceeds go towards GEF.
2nd February 2018 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
11th February 2018 The Running Shop Winter Series XC - Camperdown 4th and final event of the Running Shops Winter Cross Country series.
22nd February 2018 Potarch Night Race 3rd of the Deeside Runners winter night races. 8k with 200m of climb.
2nd March 2018 Metro 3K Winter Series 3K Winter series on the Prom at Aberdeen Beach. 1st Friday of the month (Oct-Mar 18). £2 per race
10th March 2018 D33 Ultra Aberdeen's own ultra marathon. Duthie Park to Banchory and back along the old railway line. Entries usually open 1st Jan.
17th March 2018 Newburgh Beach Bash 10k Popular beach 10k. Already sold out!
25th March 2018 Run Garioch 1/2 Marathon, 10k, 5k and junior runs. Always sells out so don't miss out.
19th May 2018 Cateran 55 Ultra Marathon Beautiful run through Perthshire on the Cateran trail. Personal favourite of the Running Shop! Entries open 1st November.