Portsoy 10k & 2K Fun Run

Sunday 25 June 2017

The 2K Fun Run starts at 10.00am and the 10km ' Follow the Herring ' race starts at 10.30am. These times will not be changed as the race runs on a tight schedule and ties in with the Portsoy Boat Festival.

All runners will gain free admission to the Boat Festival.

Enter the run online now.

Race Day Information

Registration for Both Races from 08.30, registration for pre-entries will close at 10.15am, for those who are entering on the day registration will close at 09.45am.

Entries will be accepted on the day. There will be a £1.50 Surcharge for Entries on the day.

Registration will be at the Events Caravan situated at the Recreation Park Car Park. Toilets and Changing is available.

2km Fun Run

Starting at 10.00am the route starts at the Recreation Park, goes around Portsoy then down into the harbour and finishes at the Shore Inn.

10 km Follow the Herring Run

Starting at 10.30am, the 10k also starts at the Recreation Park, it then heads West towards Sandend and turns inland to climb up the long but easy Durn Hill, down past Damheads before turning left onto the Huntly Road. One more diversion takes the run past Durn Cottages, Durn Farm and Durn House before turning left onto the Banff Road and heading into Portsoy, once in Portsoy you will Turn Right onto the route of the old railway track to the harbour finishing at the Shore Inn.

Car parking

Car parking is available at Portsoy Playing Fields, where both races start.  Both races finish by the Shore Inn at the Old Harbour.  From the finish line, it is less than 10 minutes’ walk back to the car park, shuttle buses are available and run regularly from the main Festival areas to the car park.

All runners are given a goody bag and are permitted into the Festival free of charge.

For any queries regarding 10km or 2km Fun run contact Steven Barrett 01467 625088 or email sportsevents@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

For Information on the Festival follow the link Portsoy Boat Festival

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