SUNDAY 5TH APRIL 2020

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EVENT DETAILS

6.5K is a great training distance for a 10K or a next step from a 5K.
  • Sunday 5th April 2020, 9am
  • Age: 15 years and over
  • Start: Clark Road Cycle Path, Edinburgh, EH5 3NZ
  • Finish: BT Murrayfield Stadium, EH12 5PJ
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Standard Entry
£ 22 per person
Club Entry
£ 20 per person
Charity Entry
varies per person
Group Entry
varies per person
Kilomathon route

KILOMATHON 6.5K ROUTE

The Kilomathon 6.5k route begins on Clark Road Cycle path just off Ferry Road.

The route joins in with the 13.1K runners as they run along Edinburgh’s tranquil cycle paths, before a breathtaking finish in front of the West Stand in BT Murrayfield Stadium.

6.5K Route Elevation

*please note that finisher’s items may be subject to change
 

ENTRY BENEFITS

  • A Kilomathon buff
  • Accurate chip timing
  • Training plans for various fitness levels
  • A great medal
  • Results posted in your account within 48 hrs
  • A recovery pack
  • A fantastic running experience.
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RUN FOR CHARITY

Kilomathon provides all runners with the opportunity to fundraise for a charity close to your heart.

There are a variety of local and national charities to choose from. You can run for one of our Affiliate Charities by either applying for a Charity Entry or by purchasing a Standard Entry and choosing the charity that you’d like to fundraise for.RUN FOR CHARITY

Run for Cancer Research UK

TRANSPORT

An Event Bus service will operate throughout the day for runners and spectators between Ocean Terminal (13.1K start), Clark Road (6.5K start) and BT Murrayfield Stadium (13.1K & 6.5K finish).

For the event bus services, it is in your best interests to get the earliest bus possible as this will reduce crowding and waiting time.

Have a question about the event buses? It might be answered in our FAQs!

You can sign up to our road closures mailing list here.

BY EVENT BUS

RUNNER BUS TICKET (TO 6.55K START)

Pick-up location: Ocean Terminal (outside main front door)

Destination: Clark Road (the bus will not return to this location post-race).

Bus departure time: This service will leave Ocean Terminal at 08:10am sharp.

Journey time: Approximately 15 minutes.

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RUNNER BUS TICKET (POST RACE)

Pick-up location: BT Murrayfield Stadium (outside the main gate on Roseburn Street, opposite the tram stop)

Destination: Ocean Terminal (outside main front door)

Bus departure times: This service will shuttle constantly between 09:30am and 11:00am.

Journey time: Approximately 30 minutes.

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SPECTATOR TWO-JOURNEY BUS TICKET

Journey 1

Pick-up location: Ocean Terminal (outside main front door)

Destination: BT Murrayfield Stadium (outside the main gate on Roseburn Street, opposite the tram stop)

Bus departure times: The bus will depart at 08:40am sharp.

Journey time: Approximately 30 minutes

Journey 2

Pick-up location: BT Murrayfield Stadium (outside the main gate on Roseburn Street, opposite the tram stop)

Destination: Ocean Terminal (outside main front door)

Bus departure times: This service will shuttle constantly between 09:30am and 11:00am.

Journey time: Approximately 30 minutes

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BY BUS

Lothian Buses numbers 8, 14, 21, 23 and 27 operate close to Clark Road.

Lothian Buses numbers 10, 11, 16, 22, 34, 35 and 36 service Ocean Terminal.

Lothian Buses numbers 12, 22, 26, 30 and 31 and First Bus numbers 21, 22 and X38 service BT Murrayfield Stadium.

BY TRAIN

Edinburgh Waverley Train Station, Edinburgh, EH1 1BB

Haymarket Train Station, Edinburgh, EH13 5EY

BY TRAM

A tram stop is located just across from BT Murrayfield Stadium on Roseburn Street.  The tram can be used for spectators and junior runners to access BT Murrayfield Stadium, and to return to their destination after the event.

Further details can be found by visiting Edinburgh Trams.

BY CAR

Car parking is available for free at Ocean Terminal (13.1km Start).  

There is limited car parking available at BT Murrayfield Stadium (Finish), if you wish to park here please arrive early to park in Saughtonhall car park, accessible via Riversdale Road or Saughtonhall Avenue.

Please note that BT Murrayfield Stadium will not be serviced by the event shuttle bus prior to the race starting, so please make your own way to the race start. There is very limited on-street parking around Clark Road, so we would suggest making your way here using the event shuttle bus service or local bus services. This area will not be serviced by the event shuttle bus post-race.

Please park with consideration to local residents, ensuring that you do not block driveways or cause congestion. We would suggest accessing these locations via the event shuttle bus service, or local bus services.

ACCOMMODATION

If you’re planning on making a weekend of it in Edinburgh, OfficialHotels.com (sister booking company to Kilomathon) can give you invaluable assistance and help make booking your stay in the Capital a breeze. Offering specially negotiated Kilomathon rates across the City, in all types of accommodation from budget (but excellent quality) Youth Hostels, to 3, 4 and 5 star hotels convenient to the Race Start.

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DON’T LIMIT YOUR CHALLENGES, CHALLENGE YOUR LIMITS

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