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Brig Bash 5

01 Jul 2020

Brig Bash 5 has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Join Perth Road Runners for the 22nd running of the Brig Bash!

This is a Scottish Athletics licensed event (licence number 10780)



The course is an accurately measured and SA certified 5 miles run on predominantly “B” class roads. It is a flat (fast) course, perfect for a PB!



£10:00 (S.A. members £8:00)

Strictly no entries on the day, no number transfers, no refunds and no deferrals.

A limited waiting list is available for this event.

All entrants must be 16 years or over on race day.

You will need a valid Entry Central account to enter.



Limited car parking will be available at Dunbarney Primary School, Bridge of Earn, PH2 9DY. Please car share where possible.



Race start time: 7.30pm.

Registration: from 6.15pm at Bridge of Earn Institute, Station Road, Bridge of Earn, PH2 9EA. Runners must collect their own race number and timing chip IN PERSON. Random ID checks will be carried out so please be prepared for this and ensure you have some form of photographic ID with you.

Anyone caught transferring numbers may be banned from future events as this can have serious implications if a runner becomes unwell during the event.

Race start location: The race starts at the Manse Road/Chaise Road junction – this is a couple of minutes along the road from the Bridge of Earn Institute. Please allow time to get there before the race starts.

Toilet facilities: Toilets are available at the Bridge of Earn Institute but there are no changing facilities.

The race is run under UK Athletics Rules and is a Scottish Athletics licensed event.


HEADPHONES - PLEASE NOTE: Given the nature of the course and for the safety of all runners, the use of headphones, including bone conducting ones, during the race is not permitted. Anyone ignoring this rule faces disqualification. If you can't run without them, then please don't enter.



As this race will be chip timed you will receive your official finishing time soon after the event. Results will be published on our Brig Bash Facebook page and the Perth Road Runners website shortly afterwards



The presentation of awards will commence at around 8.40pm in the Bridge of Earn Institute. All racers are encouraged to show their support.



  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd prizes for male & female
  • 1st prize for male & female teams
  • 1st prize only for male & female age categories as below


M 40-49

F 40-49


M 50-59

F 50-59

Master Vets

M 60-69

F 60-69

Vintage Vets

M 70+

F 70+

One prize per entrant, except for team prizes, fastest 1st mile (and record) and course record


There will be a cash prize of £20 for the fastest 1st mile - male and female

There will also be a cash prize of £20 if the fastest 1st mile record is broken - male and female

The winners of the Fastest 1st Mile must complete the rest of the race to qualify for the prizes.

Current records are:-

(Male) 4:47 held by Kristian Jones of Swansea Harriers (2016)

(Female) 5:23 held by Annabel Simpson of Fife AC (2017)


  • Male - Chris Robison 24:03; Female - Nicola Duncan 27:30
  • Cash prize of £50 for new course record, male and female.



The legendary Perth Road Runners post-race buffet including delicious home baking and tea, coffee and juice will be available for all runners free of charge! In an effort to reduce our paper and plastic waste, please bring your own reusable plate and mug.



We are delighted to welcome back the healing hands of Caledonian Physiotherapy Services - - who are providing massage services in the Bridge of Earn Institute. Donations of £5 minimum are requested with all proceeds going towards the cost of funding a defibrillator.


We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to our sponsors:-



RUN4IT (Dundee) -




Perth Road Runners, Race Privacy Agreement can be found here


01 Jun 2020 23:59£8.00£10.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 01/07/2020

Status: Closed

Total Places: 285

Places Available: ??



Kevin Riddell



Bridge of Earn Institute Station Road Bridge of Earn Perthshire PH2 9EA