Simplyhealth Great Aberdeen Run
This event includes a half-marathon, 10k, and a family event in the vibrant city of Aberdeen. Whether you are new to running, looking for a challenge, or are a club runner aiming for a record PB, you can find your perfect challenge and enjoy the fresh sea air in either the half marathon or 10k. So what are you waiting for? Sign up today and be part of something Great! (Start times tbc)
Union Street, Aberdeen
There is a high frequency bus service network across the city.
Aberdeen train station has frequent, fast and reliable services to and from major cities, and is just a five minute walk to the start line on Union Street.
Aberdeen International Airport is located just six miles from Aberdeen city centre.
09.40: Start assembly area opens
10.20: Start of Warm Up
10.30: Start of Half Marathon & 10K - Orange wave
10.35: Start of Half Marathon & 10K - White wave
10.40: Start of Half Marathon & 10K - Green wave
10.45: Start of Half Marathon & 10K - Pink wave
Goodie-filled finisher’s pack
Timing chip for accurate results
Free training and advice
Security of closed roads
Let the incredible atmosphere on the Union Street start (and finish) line carry you around the 10k or half marathon course. Go from the city to sea and experience the best Aberdeen has to offer from a different perspective.
What was the half marathon fastest time last year?
The 2018 Great Aberdeen run fastest male time was Kristian Jones at 1:06:35 with Sheena Logan achieving the fastest women’s finish time of 1:21:56
When will I receive my race pack?
All runners will be sent a race pack around two week before the event with the pack including a race number for the big day.
First-hand event reviews from people who've been there, done that and got the breathable T-shirt, really help everyone choose their next event.
It only takes a few seconds and every month we randomly select someone who has taken the time to write a review and send them a £50 Wiggle voucher.