The Great Scottish Run

The Great Scottish Run is part of the famous Great Run Series. You will be treated so well you just might get hooked on running! The series was made famous by the Great North Run but they didn’t really know what North was until they pitched in Glasgow!  It’s a super series of events and a really family friendly event – there’s something for everyone, from toddlers to teenagers! – so get the family together and make a difference!

Date: 28th & 29th September 2019

Location: Glasgow City Centre


28th September: Super Saturday

Toddler Dash – 100m, up to age 5
Junior Great Scottish Run – 2.5k, age 9 – 15
Great Scottish Run Family Mile – 1 mile, age 3 – 8 (accompanied by adult)

29th September

Half Marathon

How to register:

For more information on taking part in The Great Scottish Run as part of Team Poppy please contact our Regional Fundraising Team by completing the form below or by contacting your local Regional Fundraiser.

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