Glasgow Running Routes

Whether you’re new to the city or just need some inspiration for your next run, Glasgow Running Routes is here to help.

Up to 5k, 10k, half-marathon, marathon and more. Find a distance that suits you.

Explore the city, our murals, our trails, and our parks. See why Glasgow really is a dear green place. Have a day out and run Loch Lomond or elsewhere, finding a new challenge is never difficult here.

Recreational routes, parkruns and race routes, we do our best to share them all.

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Training for a sub 3 marathon

A 12 week training plan for running a sub 3 marathon. See the plan and it's implementation. Download and adapt it for you.



The Southside Six

The Southside Six was a unique, undulating and popular 16 mile race which took in six beautiful parks in the south side of Glasgow. From 2010 to 2016.



Clarkston – Whitecraigs Loop

Five mile route from Clarkston through Whitecraigs. Up for the first half and down for the second. Shouldn't be too taxing.



Castlemilk to Rutherglen

A near 7 mile/ 11 km route from Castlemilk to Rutherglen starting from Castlemilk High School. Downhill to start and uphill to end.