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Biggest Kilt Run in the World!

A Perth Brewery 5 Miler

 The Celtic Cross 2018


 

 

New this year:                                 Paws Oasis 

                                                                    presents

                                            Dogs of the Tartan Cross Parade                                                               

                               1st, 2nd, 3rd Best:   Canada, Lanark Village Tartan Costume 

                               Start:                          3pm Behind Town Hall                       




Don't forget to purchase your Lanark, Ontario Kilt for $35.00 and /or your Tech T-shirt for $25.00 during registration!

Registration fees

Dogs of the Tartan Cross Parade. Closed

NEW EVENT- The 2018 Perth Kilt Run theme is : The Celtic Cross. Paws Oasis of Perth is heading up this NEW event by holding a dog costume competition and parade with proceeds going to the local Lanark Animal Welfare Society. Join us as we highlight Scotland and its finest creatures! Registration and Waiver forms can be found here. Prizes based on most themed dog/owner; Scottish-ness; etc.,

Perth's World Record Kilted 5 Miler Closed

5 Miles of Heritage Perth in a kilt

    1. $30.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $40.00
      Dec 25 - Jan 25
    3. $50.00
      Jan 26 - Mar 17
    4. $60.00
      Mar 17 - Jun 19

The Royal K Closed

Mackie's Wee Lads and Lassies 2-4 Closed

200m run in Tay Basin area where all activities take place. Start off Colbourne Lane behind The Studio Theatre.

    1. $5.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $10.00
      Dec 25 - Mar 17
    3. $15.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 15

Mackie's Wee Lads and Lassies 5-6 Closed

200m in Tay Basin Party Zone - where all the fun takes place! 4:10pm Behind The Studio Theatre at Gore and Colbourne Lane

    1. $5.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $10.00
      Dec 25 - Mar 17
    3. $15.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 18

Mackie's Wee Lads and Lassies 7-8 Closed

Wee Warriors Wild MIle 1k route starting at Main Castle Start Line in Tay Basin Party Zone. 4:20pm This years route take you thru the wilds of Perth Outfitters!

    1. $5.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $10.00
      Dec 25 - Mar 17
    3. $15.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 15

Mackie's Wee Warriors 9-12 Closed

4:30pm at Main Castle Start Line. Mackies Wee Wild Warriors Obstacle 1km This years route takes on a whole new wild theme! Run through the wilds of Perth Outfitters, thru forest and grass all while carrying a sword!

    1. $10.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $15.00
      Dec 25 - Mar 17
    3. $20.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 18

Warriors Female Challenge Closed

Carry a sword and shield while running and face challenges along the route.

    1. $50.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $60.00
      Dec 25 - Jan 25
    3. $70.00
      Jan 26 - Mar 17
    4. $80.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 15

Warriors Male Challenge Closed

Carry a sword and shield while running the Heritage Perth kilted 5 Miler combined with Warrior challenges. See perthkiltrun2018.ca for details.

    1. $50.00
      Dec 17 - Dec 24
    2. $60.00
      Dec 25 - Jan 25
    3. $70.00
      Jan 26 - Mar 17
    4. $80.00
      Mar 18 - Jun 15

Kilt or Tech Tee Shirt Purchase - ONLY FOR ALREADY REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS Closed

Kilt $35.00/ Tech T-Shirt $25.00. Click here if you have already registered and need to buy a kilt or tech shirt. IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED: Choose a race above. You will be given the option to buy these items during registration.

Find Kilts

We have a few kilts leftover from last year with limited sizing if you are looking for a kilt after the Kilt Order Cutoff Date of April 1, 2018.  

Bib and Kilt Pick Up

Race Day Check In

You must pick up your bib on Race Day from 2 to 5 pm at Crystal Palace, Tay Basin, beside the river.

Tee and Kilt pickup between 2-5pm at Crystal Palace, Tay Basin, beside the river.

Race Course

PERTH KILT RUN RACE COURSES:

1. The 5 Miler and Warrior Race 

5:45pm  March-to-the-Start please gather at Tay Basin  - new location/new route

6:00pm Start and Finish at main start line "castle"  - at Tay Basin - new location/new route
     

2. Wee Lad and Lassies: 

Our children's race "The Wee's" is a full 200m  loop starting  Tay Basin.  Listen for the "Calling of the Piper" in the Party Zone behind the Perth Studio Theatre at Gore and Colbourne Lane.

The 7-8 year olds run a 1k loop thru the wilds of the Perth Outfitters.

3. Wee Warriors

Our Warrior children's race (age 9-12) is a very scenic 1.5k obstacle run.  Jump the wall, don't land in the water and enjoy the wilds of the Perth Outfitters!


Prizes/Awards

Prizes/Awards

1st Overall Men's 5 Miler Winner receives $300    1st Overall Women's 5 Miler Winner receives $300

2nd Place Men's                                            $200             2nd Place Women   $200

3rd Place Men's                                            $100              3rd Place Women     $100     


Back again -the worlds Most Age Categories! Our Age-Categories are 1 year wide ... (over 130 age group winners in 2017).  Thank you McCreary's Beach Resort and Spa!

Age group winners will be decided by Chip Time.

Non-Race Events

Extra Features

Perth Brewery will be on site all afternoon in the Party Zone- 2pm-9pm at Crystal Palace, Tay Basin

Live Music featuring The Mudmen and Local Talent - Start time 2pm at Crystal Palace, Tay Basin

Canadian Haggis Hurling Competition - 2pm at Stewart Park 

Paws Oasis Doggy Tartan Cross Parade 3pm - thru the Tay Basin

Facepainting at Crystal Palace

Food Vendors at Crystal Palace

                                                                     ....stay tuned for more.

Refund Policy

  • Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees. We base the budget on number of expected registrants and cannot deviate from that.

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Tammy Morrison $250.00
2 Robert Miller $200.00
3 Andrew Bradley $100.00

Event Schedule

  • June 23 1:00 PM EDT - Haggis Hurling Competition - Stewart Park

  • June 23 2:00 PM EDT - Music Festival at Crystal Palace

  • June 23 2:00 PM EDT - Bib/Kilt/Tee Pickup at Crystal Palace

  • June 23 3:00 PM EDT - Dogs of the Tartan Cross Parade - Gore St.,

  • June 23 4:00 PM EDT - Wee Lads and Lassies 200m 2-4yrs

  • June 23 4:15 PM EDT - Wee Lads and Lassies 200m 5-6yrs

  • June 23 4:30 PM EDT - Wee Lad and Lassies 200m 7-8yrs

  • June 23 4:45 PM EDT - Warrior Wee Lads and Lassies 1km 9-12yrs.

  • June 23 6:00 PM EDT - Perth Kilt Run 2018!

Contact Information

Event Location

Perth, Ontario, Canada

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