Please read the important race information below.
The course has been official measured and verified as an accurate 10k.
All standards of runners are very welcome!
Course Records: Robbie Simpson 32:25, Jennifer Donaldson 39:15
10K Registration: Will take place from 09:00 – 10:30am The Hut, Liddell Park, Greenlaw Road, Chapelton. All pre-entered runners must register on the day to collect their race number. Chapelton is located on the opposite side of the A92 from Newtonhill.
Race Briefing: There will be a race safety brief at 10:55am to go over any safety issues and answer any questions.
Start Time: The race will start prompt from near The Hut, Liddell Park, Greenlaw Road, Chapelton at 11am.
Race Finish: The race will finish near The Hut Liddell Park, Greenlaw Road, Chapelton.
Water Station: This will be just after the 5k point.
First Aid: Provided by St Andrews First Aid at both the Start/Finish area and at the Water Station.
Headphones: We cannot permit the use of in-ear headphones, as part of the route is on a single carriageway road that is not closed to traffic. Bone conducting headphones and medically prescribed earphones are permitted, the use of all other in-ear headphones will lead to disqualification.
Refreshments: Available at Hume Square after the race for all runners, and available to purchase during the race for spectators.
Toilets: Available on Greenlaw Road opposite Liddell park. There will be no showers.
Prize Giving: Will take place at 12:30.
Prize Categories: Trophies (and £50 £25 £15 respectively) for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female finishers, and trophies (and £25 each) for 1st Male and Female under 18, over 40, over 50 & over 60. A trophy will be awarded to the first Chapelton resident to finish (Male & Female). All finishers will receive a unique medal.
Entry: Entry information for 2023 will be updated when entry opens.
Kids Fun Runs: At 10am there will be a 100m toddler dash for under 5s, and a 1km race for primary school children, organised by Friends of Newtonhill (FON). For more information and pre-registration (preferred) email ChapeltonFONRun@gmail.com
General Information: There is parking available in and around Chapelton and will be clearly sign-posted.
Please follow all instructions from the marshals as they are there to ensure your safety.