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Local running routes with local runner

Local running routes with local runner

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an experienced and deeply passionate club runner over distances from 5k to ultra marathon. For over 5 years I've been running around Edinburgh, finding amazing road, trail and mixed terrain routes that I'd love to share with people who don't know the city as well as I do! Recently I have begun the process of becoming a Scottish Athletics coach which has been fascinating and I'd love to share…
Alan
Alan
Alan
Alan

What we’ll do

Come and join me for a run! Edinburgh is one of the most amazing cities in the world to run in but a lot of the really exciting running routes are hidden from view in this maze of a city! We will go at a pace that suits you or your group and a distance that you are comfortable with. From Manor estates to beaches, trail runs in country parks to routes that take you up and down the 7 hills that…

What else you should know

All routes and pick up/meeting points will be arranged between myself and you/your group. I will make this as easy and painless an experience as I can! Also I have several female runner friends who are happy to accompany us if you would prefer some female company!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
I'll bring us some gels and light snacks (cereal bars etc)
Water
I will provide water for the end of the run
Car
For groups of 4 or less I can provide transport on my small car to a further away running route

What to bring

Water
Suitable shoes and clothes for style of run

Where you'll be

Here are some of the amazing sights you can see on the routes we will go on: Scotland's 'Bondi Beach' Large Manor houses Over (and under) the Forth Road Bridge Hidden rivers and burns Amazing reservoirs in the Pentland hills All 7 hills of Edinburgh From leith to Balerno Hidden routes in holyrood Park (let's get off the tarmac loop!) And loads more!

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend. You must be fit enough to run for at least 45 minutes, the pace does not matter, we can go as slow as you like!

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

All routes and pick up/meeting points will be arranged between myself and you/your group. I will make this as easy and painless an experience as I can! Also I have several female runner friends who are happy to accompany us if you would prefer some female company!

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Alan
Local running routes with local runner
New experience
From $26/person
New experience
From $26/person