Blast Running Sunset Running Festival

Our beautiful beachside promenade along the banks of the Firth of Forth is the perfect location for this Sunset Running Festival and if you're chasing a PB then it's lovely and flat!!

Date Saturday 25th June, 2022
Distance Marathon + other events: Half Marathon, Marathon
LocationGypsy Brae Recreation Ground, Silverknowes
AreaEdinburgh & The Lothians
Start postcodeEH5 1QD
Start time5:00pm
OrganiserCatriona Bruce
WebsiteVisit website

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Sunset Marathon 2021

This is the 2nd year of the Sunset Running Festival which starts at 5pm in the evening and enjoys a beautiful sunset finish line!

* It is a completely flat, seaside route at Silverknowes Promenade, offering PB galore.

* The 7,032.5m loop allows the organisers to provide you with an abundance of choices of distance and team entries.

* You can enter as:

a solo marathon runner (26.2 miles / 42km / 6 loops)

or solo half marathon runner (13.1 mile / 21km / 3 loops)

or a 2 runner relay team (minimum 7km / 1 loop each)

or a 3 runner relay team (minimum 7km / 1 loop each)

* There will be water stations every 2 miles which will have water and Active Route sports drink. You are encouraged to run with your own water carrier and to fill this up.

* Portaloos will be available every 4 miles.

* The route will be marshalled and first aiders will be present.

* There will be a woodfired pizza waiting for you at the finish line.

* Medals and goodie bags for all finishers.

* 300 maximum entries

No entries on the day.


Gypsy Brae Recreation Ground, Silverknowes

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