Great Scottish Run

Half Marathon 29th September 2019

Dwelling Places Runs

This year we are embarking on the challenge of running the Great Scottish Run Half Marathon around Glasgow! We have got a team of 11 to take on this adventure and help raise funds and awareness for our charity! To check out what it will look like click here and see what our team, pictured below, will be getting themselves in for! If you would like to donate to the team and help give children in Uganda a better future, follow the links below each members write up.


Meet the team and sponsor below…



Debs, our very own finance officer, is taking on the challenge to spread the word about our incredible charity! She does park run and is ready to push herself to do this half marathon!

Sponsor Debs and the team here.



Paul is Debs’ brother-in-law and loves a challenge! Last year he did a sky dive from 15,000ft and this year he is taking on the Half Marathon!

Sponsor Paul and the team here.



Linda has never done a half marathon before but she’s stepping up to the challenge of doing one for Dwelling Places this year.

Sponsor Linda and the team here.



Married to Saffron, our development officer, he has kindly offered to take her place! He’s a fan of running but has never done a half marathon. His goal is to run it under 1hr 45!

Sponsor Jord here.



Mark has been out to visit Dwelling Places in Uganda, and his Dad is on the DP UK board so he is excited about raising money for a good cause that he knows well, by undertaking this challenge!

Sponsor Mark and the team here.



This is her first time running a half marathon so she is very excited about challenging herself and getting the pub she works at behind her for it!

Sponsor Leeanne and the team here.



Already a marathon finisher she is taking this half seriously to run it in a super fast personal best so she can raise money for the wonderful children in Uganda.

Sponsor Anna and the team here.



Ruth loves an adventure and loves supporting a good cause so a Half Marathon for Dwelling Places is the perfect fit for her!

Sponsor Ruth and the team here.


Lorna & Aileen

Aileen (right) is manager of The Ark, a shop that supports DP so it’s a charity close to her heart. Her friend Lorna has agreed to walk it with her, both have said they don’t mind how long it takes them, they will reach the finish line!

Sponsor Lorna, Aileen and the team here.


Team sponsor page is available here or find individuals pages in their bio’s.