Sri Chinmoy 5k Silverknowes Edinburgh

Silverknowes Edinburgh

Scottish 5K Championship race on a fast, traffic free course

About the event

  • The next  race  race is set for Friday 3 May 2024.  
  • Entries originally scheduled to open Feb 25th have been postponed.
  • Entries will be going live on Entry Central early  March.
  • Scottish championship status has been confirmed.
  • Put the date in your diary 
  • The Sri Chinmoy 5km road race at Silverknowes is acknowledged as one of the most competitive in depth short road races in the Scottish calendar.
  • Incorporates  Scottish Athletics 5k Road Race Championships.
  • Entry Limit 700.

Drone Footage of 2023 race

Distance

5 k

Start time

  • 7.30 pm TBC

Cost

  • SAL Members £12
  • Non SAL members £14

Contact

Adrian Stott

Certification

  • Scottish Athletics permitted event

RACE INFORMATION

  • The next  race  race is set for Friday 3 May 2024.  
  • Scottish championship status has been confirmed.
  • Put the date in your diary 
  • Entries will be going live on Entry Central early  March.
  • The Sri Chinmoy 5km road race at Silverknowes is acknowledged as one of the most competitive in depth short road races in the Scottish calendar.

Whatever your standard, the momentum of this event from the start line to the finish line seems to bring the best out of everyone and gets the adrenaline flowing. Whether you are challenging for national medals,or intent on lowering that recent or longstanding PB, this race will offer the opportunity that you are looking for.

Start: Silverknowes Esplanade, by the Boardwalk Beach Club, 50 Marine Drive  EH4 5ES

  • Out and back flat 5k course along the banks of the River Forth
  • Perfect for fast times and PBs
  • Tented facilities for registration and changing.  Come ready to run if you can.
  • Portoloos.
  • Boardwalk Cafe open for refreshments.
  • Water/paper cups  will be available at finish.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN BOTTLE/CUP TO ELIMINATE WASTE.

HOW TO ENTER

Adrian Stott

Email:  edinburgh@srichinmoyraces.org 

RACE DAY

  • Race Awards:
  • trophies to first 3 men and women under 40
  • trophies to 1st M and F Jnr; 1st Male and Female Vets: 40, 50, 60, 70
  • Scottish Athletic Championships event.- 
  • SAL Championship medals for 1st 3 in following categories
  • Senior M/W; Masters M/W;Junior M/W
  • TEAMS of 3 in all the above categories
  • A master or a junior can count in a senior team 
  • 1st 3 Masters M/W at 0/50: O/60: O/70( No team medals)

RACE HISTORY