Running in Edinburgh
About the club
Edinburgh Frontrunners is a club for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and straight runners. Our primary aim is to provide a safe and welcoming environment for LGBT runners and friends. Membership is open to anyone who supports the aims of the club, regardless of age, gender identity or expression, sexuality or running ability.
When we meet
- Wednesday evening runMonday 6:45pm
Run and pub social. Routes range from about 5k to 10k. We form multiple groups as necessary to provide a range of distances and challenge. Meet in the lobby of the Commie Pool, to the right of the reception desk by the windows overlooking the pool.Royal Commonwealth Pool, 21 Dalkeith Rd, EH16 5BB
- Saturday morning runSaturday 9:45am
5k, 6k and 10k routes available. All routes are largely traffic-free on the North Edinburgh Path Network and along the Water of Leith. After the run, we go for brunch or coffee in Stockbridge.Glenogle Swim Centre, Glenogle Road, EH3 5JB
At present, there is no fee to join us on our runs. Women’s, men’s, and gender-neutral changing, showers and lockers are available at our training venues for £1.70 per visit.
Royal Commonwealth Pool (Wednesdays at 18.50) and Glenogle Swim Centre (Saturdays at 09.50)
Al Hopkins, President