The Great Scottish Walk and Run Festival 2023

Sunday 2nd July 2023

Silverknowes Promenade: Silverknowes Promenade, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Walking, Running, Distance running, 1 Mile


  • Running-5 km - Individual
  • Running-5 km - Concession - Under 18, OAP, Benefits (ESA, CTB, etc.)
  • Great Scottish Summer Run (10K) - Individual
  • Great Scottish Summer Run (10K) - Concession - Under 18, OAP, Benefits (ESA, CTB, etc.)
  • Great Scottish Walk (10K) - Individual
  • Great Scottish Walk (10K) - Concession - Under 18, OAP, Benefits (ESA, CTB, etc.)
  • Great Scottish Toddle - Individual



The Great Scottish Summer Runs 5k & 10k are open to all seasoned runners, beginners or runners who wish to run with friends and family. We shall have special prizes for 1st, 2nd 3rd male & female runners. The runs are all chipped timed with full results and positions within 30min of the finish.

Start times:

Great Scottish Summer 5k 09.30am
The Great Scottish 10k 11am

The Great Scottish Walk 10k Start time 10.30am - The walk will take the walkers along Silverknowes Promenade onto the pictures Cramond Village along the beautiful River Almond exiting at the Cramond Brig Restaurant. Then it’s along Barnton Avenue East & West, past Silverknowes Golf Course .The final leg is along Marine Drive and lastly finishes on the promenade.

This is great event for the family, friends and children. All walkers receive a medal.

The Great Scottish Toddle Start time 1.00pm This is an event for children of 6 years or under also children in buggies welcome. Only the children pay for entry but Mums, dads, grannies older sisters or brothers can accompany the children on the toddle do not pay. All children receive a Great Scottish Toddle Medal.

Event details and schedule


Event venue post code Silverknowes Promenade is EH4 5ES

Car Parking Restricted to Silverknowes Road, Marine Drive there is also a public car park at Cramond Village next to the Cramond Inn Pub.

Public Transport Bus numbers 29, 27,& 37

Once you have entered an event you will be sent your entry package with full information on walk & run routes etc.

Full details on




Organised by

Great Scottish Events

5 Vivian Terrace, Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh

Phone: 07981779301

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