This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.
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Kirknewton 5km & kids fun run 2018

12 Jun 2018

Kirknewton Gala Run 2018 - 5km & Kids Fun Runs (1km & 2km)

Tuesday 12th June, 6:00 & 6:15 (Kids Fun Runs 1km & 2km), 6:30pm (5km)

Location: Kirknewton, EH27

Transport: There is limited parking on the streets surrounding the park and in the village, if possible please park near the primary school on the B7031. The nearest train station in Kirknewton is less than half a mile from the start. First Bus service number 28 also passes through the village.

Timings: Please register and collect your race number from 5:00-5:45pm for the Kids Fun Runs and 5:15 - 6:00pm for 5km.

The first Kids fun run will start at 6:00pm and the 2nd straight after at 6:15. The 5 km will start at 6:30pm. Prizes will be given at 7.15pm.

Results: Full results will be detailed on our Kirknewton Gala Facebook site. There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd male and 1st, 2nd & 3rd female for both 10-16 years and 17+ in the 5km run. 

Prizes for "fancy dress".

Participation in the 5km by those under the age of 14 will require consent of parent or guardian. The minimum age for participation in the 5km run is 10 years unless accompanied by an adult guardian. 

Entry prices are £5 for the 5km and gold coin donation for the kids fun runs. 

Race Routes

1st Kids Fun Run 1km ( pre school to 6 years): One full lap and then one half lap of the park.

2nd Kids Fun Run 2km ( 6-10 years old): Three full laps of the park.

5km: One full lap of the park and then leave the park via Whitemoss road entry, head up the old road south to the B7031 where you will cross the road and run along the foot path before turning right into a farm road towards Potter Around. You will come out back on Main St and turn left along footpath passing Kirknewton Primary School where you will cross the road at the pedesterain crossing and head back up Main Street towards the park, pass the shop and turn left after the Green Room down Forth View and do a loop in Kaimes Cresecent before retuning to Main St. Here you will cross the road and head into into Meadowbank Road and then following the path back along towards Whitemoss Road you will again turn left and head up the old road south to the B7031 this time turning right and heading along the foot path with the park on your right. You will return back into the park off Main Street entrance and finish on the football field. 

Jonathan Carpenter


Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Kirknewton Gala 5km12 Jun 2018??/200Closed11 Jun 2018
Kirknewton Gala Kids Fun Run12 Jun 2018??/200Closed11 Jun 2018

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

Event Address
Kirknewton Park EH278AB