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Follow the Herring XII
10km Road Run and 2km Fun Run

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WHERE Portsoy, Banff, Scotland
WHEN Sunday 1st July 2007

10km Road Run (10.45 am start)
2km Fun Run (10.30 am start) (With School Trophy)

If you run in 2007 you can support the Press & Journal's Year of Giving (see below)

To enter your can either:
bulletdownload an entry form on this site (click HERE)
bulletcall the race administrator on 01467 628283
bulletOR enter online at Runners World


The Press & Journal's Year of Giving is a campaign to raise over 500,000 to support the work of both local and national charities including The Anthony Nolan Trust, Leukaemia Research, Maggie's Cancer Centres and local cancer charity UCAN.

The Press and Journal has helped raise more than 6million for charities in the last five years and, this year, is planning a major fund-raising initiative aimed at raising an additional 500,000 which will be shared among dozens of charities and good causes in the north and north-east. The Press & Journal Year of Giving is a registered charity, number SC037695.



Speyside Leisure
Run, Bike and Hike

The runs will begin at the Recreation Ground, Portsoy and finish at the harbour. All participants for the fun run must be aged 8 years and over with no upper age limit - families welcome. Those participating in the road run must be 15 years of age or over on the day of the race.

Entry:  There are two ways to enter the 10km

For those who would like to take part in the 10km run and raise funds for The Press & Journal's Year of Giving, the entry fee is 10. (Cheque payable to Aberdeenshire Council). We ask our fundraising runners to raise as much sponsorship as possible and to bring a minimum of 25 on the day of the event.

Usual entry, enclosing a cheque payable to Aberdeenshire Council for 10 Athletics Scotland Members, 15 Non Athletics Scotland Members.

Closing Date for entries is Wednesday 28th June 2007

Late entries will be accepted on the day up to 09:45 am @ 15 for all entrants.

Note - Fun Run entry is 5, cheques payable to Aberdeenshire Council.

OR enter online at Runners World 


To take part simply complete the entry form and return it along with your entry fee. If you have opted to raise sponsorship please tick the box on the entry form.

Please note - For Reason of Safety: No entries are permissible from people on roller skates, in wheelbarrows, pushchairs, carrying various objects for charity etc. We regret that this year's runs are unsuitable for those in wheelchairs. No pets, dogs or horses (only people with a guide dog will be permitted and a position at the rear of the field will be allocated).

Use of images - by entering the runs you give your permission for the free use of your name and picture in any advertising promotion, in the press and on the Aberdeenshire Sports Council and Scottish Traditional Small Boat festival web sites.