Due to coronavirus event information may be out of date - please confirm details with events organisers.


Race Date: 3rd Oct 2021 - (TBC)

Race Start Time: 09:45
Running Surface: Road
Route Undulation: Mostly Flat
Timing Method: Chip
Number Collection:
Race Distance Markers: Miles
Entry On Day: No
Race Cut Off Time: TBC
Headphones Allowed: -
Race Location: Glasgow
Entry Cost: £35.00
Race Status: TBC

Race Description:

Starting in George Square in the heart of the city centre. Runners cross the Clyde twice using the Kingston Bridge and Clyde Arc. The race goes rom the city centre streets to the quiet of Pollok Park. Water will be available at regular points along the route in the form of Aqua Pura and in case of hot weather there will also be a run through shower at about 8 miles. To keep spirits high along the route there will be bagpipers, drumming bands, live music, charity cheering points and ‘Wall of Sound’ zones.

What is the route for the Great Scottish Run?

Starting at George Square, the Great Scottish Run is a mainly flat, fast route from Glasgow's city centre. It heads towards scenic Bellahousten Park and Pollok Park before turning back towards the city centre and finishing at Glasgow Green.



Will the race be televised?

The race will be televised on the BBC.



Entry Cost

Unaffiliated: £35.00 / Affiliated: £33.00

Race Information / Entry Website


Where is the race?

The race is located in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Can I wear headphones at the Great Scottish Run?

- by the organisers.

Is the race still going ahead despite coronavirus (covid-19) concerns?

There could be changes made to the race due to covid-19, therefore please contact the race organiser to confirm this at https://www.greatscottishrun.com/

Maximum number of entrants:

Maximum time allowed : TBC