The Dirleton Run 10k, 5k and 1k fun run

02 Sep 2018

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description



SUNDAY 2nd September 2018

Venue:  The Walled GardenArcherfield, East Lothian

The Dirleton 10K, 5K and 1k fun run offers a unique opportunity to run, jog or walk through the picturesque Archerfield estate and the historical village of Dirleton. 



10K (minimum age 15yrs) £18 via entry central or £20 on the day

5K (minimum age 6yrs) £13 via entry central or £15 on the day

1K open to all ages, (under 10's to be accompanied by an adult), £3.00 per child (adults free) - register on the day

All proceeds go Dirleton Playgroup 'Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation - Scottish Charity No SC006061 



Registration from 8am at Archerfield Walled Garden
Warm up session at 9.10am
5K race starts time at 9.30am, 10K race starts at 9.45am

1K race starts at 11am

Prize giving will be at 11:30am

Race times will be posted online after the event.

Numbers will be issued at registration, please ensure you write your emergency contact details on the reverse. The Ambulance Service will be on site should you have any concerns.

We will also be hosting a Kids Zone from 8:00-12:00 that will include:

  • A Bouncy Castle 
  • The Archerfield Walled Garden ice-cream bike
  • Kids lawn games
  • A giant bubble hoop
  • Sweets
  • Kids tattoos
  • And a few more surprises to be announced


Health and Safety

Clear route maps will be posted at the registration desks for all routes. Maps will be available at The Walled Garden and available on request from  You will be running on some uneven surfaces for example on the tracks through the woods. Runners should come adequately prepared for uneven, gravel or mud surfaces. 


All routes are extensively sign posted and well marshalled. Safety is paramount and we expect runners to follow the advice of marshals at all times especially at points where runners are on public roads.


To ensure runner safety the wearing of earphones is strictly prohibited. Dogs are welcome on a lead.


There will be parking available at Archerfield Walled Garden.


Toilet facilities are in The Walled Garden. The organisers accept no responsibility for loss of clothing or equipment.


All races start and finish at Archerfield Walled Garden, Dirleton, North Berwick EH39 5HQ.  Timing devices are not issued for this event however we will provide approximate times online after the event. Should an accurate time be required runners should wear their own stopwatch.

A Facebook event page will be set up and you will be given the link to this.  


The 10K route will take you from Archerfield Walled Garden firstly going towards Gullane and then through the woods back towards Dirleton. In Dirleton you will run through the village and take a left down ware road towards Yellowcraigs beach. At the entry to Yellowcraigs you go left run through the woods and exiting at Archerfield estate. You will then run back towards The Walled Garden. 

The 5K route takes you again towards Gullane and through the woods back to Direlton Village on leaving the John Muir way you take an immediate left towards Dirleton Kirk Hall. Go left into the woods and exiting at Archerfield village runnning back to The Walled Garden.
The 1K fun run will take place at the back of The Walled Garden running around the wishing tree loop.
(All children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.)


The 10K route water station is situated at approx 5K point. The 5K route water station will be approx. half way. 

Refreshments will be available also to purchase before and after the run at Archerfield Walled Garden which has a cafe/restaurant, deli, gallery and gift shop, bar, microbrewery and children's wooden outdoor play area



Race prizes will be awarded at 11:30am at the Walled Garden. 


Any queries please contact us on or call Kamila on 07888656004. Many thanks.



31 Aug 2018£18.00
31 Aug 2018£13.00
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 02 Sep 2018

Closing Date: 31 Aug 2018

Status: Closed

The Dirleton Run - 10K??/600
The Dirleton Run - 5k??/300


Kamila Sokolowski


The Walled Garden, Archerfield, Direlton, North Berwick, EH39 5HQ