Well a new year brings a new edition of the Dunecht Dash. The fourteenth edition will be held on 

Sunday 12th May 2019.

Entries for the 5km sold out within 13hours of entries going live. 

There are still places available for the 2km


The Dunecht Dash comprises of a 2km Fun Run and accurately measured and timed 5km Race.

Both runs are within the beautiful grounds of Dunecht House on mainly private tarmac roads.

The 2km race is open to children and adults running with children.

The 5km race is open to everyone aged 13 and over. 


Note for Corporate Sponsors

We recognise that Corporate sponsors are important to the success of our event and believe that the Dunecht Dash ticks many of the relevant boxes concerning CSR objectives:



Click here to download a corporate entry form

Frequently asked questions

This is where we hope that we can answer most of the simple questions you may have.

Q: Where is the event held?

A: Both runs are within the beautiful grounds of Dunecht House on mainly private tarmac roads. Car parking and registration is at Dunecht House, near Dunecht Village and will be clearly signposted on the day.  Please follow signs from the A944 Aberdeen-Alford road in Dunecht Village.  

Q: What time do I have to be there?

A: Registration at Dunecht House 10-11.30am. The 2km fun run starts at 11.30am and the 5km race starts at 12.15pm. Please make sure you register early as you may have a walk to the registration. A site and course map will follow.

Q: Are there any prizes?

A: Yes! For the  2K we have prizes for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd  Male and Female   U16, U12, U10, U8, U6. For the 5km we have prizes for the 1st SF U35,  VF U45, SVet F45+, SM U40, VM U50, SVM  50+.

Q: Can I bring my dog?

A: Unfortunately we had a few irresponsible dog owners over the last few years and dogs are no longer permitted within the estate on the day of the race. A case of a few spoiling it for the many.

Q: Course schematics - What route will I be running?

A: Schematics of the routes can be found here: 2km route / 5km route

Entry Details



Entries for the 2019 Dunecht Dash are now open.


Please click here to be taken to the Entry Central website

Dunecht Dash 2018 Results



Please click the following links to see the relevant 2018 Dunecht Dash results.


2km winners


2km overall results


5km winners


5km overall results


SPEX team race results