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The Rigg Race 2019

20 May 2019

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

Organiser's Description

2020 Balerno Rigg Race 

Missed out on this years fun? To receive an email when entries open for 2020, please click here.



2019 Balerno Rigg Race 

20th May 2019 : Start Time 7:30pm : about 6 miles

Strictly limited to 250 entries (Midlothians oldest road race) 

Specially designed memento to all finishers. 

Registration/number collection is upstairs at Currie Rugby Club between 6:15pm and 7.15pm. The same venue will host the prize giving, home baking, goodies and post-race refreshments. 

Start and Finish Location: Currie Rugby Club, Malleny Park off Bavelaw Green Rd, Balerno, EH14 7AF (See a Google Map here)

  • Pre-entry fee £8 (affiliated) or £10 (non affiliated)
  • £3 entry for fancy dress
  • Entry on the day £15 if places available
  • Prizes to major category winners
  • Cup for 1st Male and 1st Female Balerno finishers (EH14 7 area)
  • Random spot prizes given on the night
  • Under UK Athletics Rules
  • Scottish Athletics Permit Event
  • No refunds or transfers are permitted

Please Note:

  • No Headphones/Earphones/iPods etc permitted during race.
  • The event is run on open roads. You participate at your own risk.
  • Post Race Refreshments, home baking & prize-giving in Currie Rugby Club (100m from finishline)
  • Please click here to see a route map or visit www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=7018263 You can see the route route elevation profile here.

A link to the results will be posted on the event facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/riggrace/

Enjoy the race!




18 May 2019£8.00£10.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

18 May 2019£3.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is2% (min 25p) for each sign-up. The organiser also pays 2% (min 25p)

Dates and Status

Date: 20 May 2019

Closing Date: 18 May 2019

Places Available/Total: ??/250

Status: Closed



Damien O


Currie Rugby Club, Bavelaw Green Rd, Malleny Park, Balerno, EH14 7AF