Date & Venue

The 57th Tom Scott Memorial Road Races took place on Sunday 31st March 2019 at 10:00am from the Water Sports Centre within Strathclyde Park, Motherwell

Event Location 

Strathclyde Park is easily accessible by public transport & a bus stop is situated at the Motherwell entrance to the park. If travelling by train competitors can alight either at Airbles Rd or Motherwell stations from where you can walk (approx 1M), take a bus/taxi to the park. For those travelling by car exit at junction 6 of the M74 motorway, following the signs for Motherwell entering the park at the first set of traffic lights on the Motherwell/Hamilton Road.

















Declarations takes place at the Water Sports Centre between 8:45am & 9:30am. Changing facilities and showers are available & are included in the entry fee. Free car parking is available within the park.


Age Groups


The minimum age for the 10M event is 17 years of age on the day of the race & 13 years of age for the 6K event. In the "Open Races" Vet/Master categories commence at 40 years for men & 35 years for women.

Chip Timing

Timing services in 2019 are being provided by Stuweb



Trophies to be won include:-


Tom Scott Trophy (1st Ind.)  

Turnbull Trophy   (1st Male +40)
Miller Trophy        (2nd Ind.)

Granville Trophy  (1st Lady)
Jackie Gourlay Trophy (1st Male +50)
Motherwell YMCA Trophy (1st Male Team) 

Anna Poulton Trophy (1st Female Team)
Robin Barbour  Trophy (1st Ind. Round the Loch Race)



Please Note

  • Both race numbers & chips will be issued at the registration desk on race day.

  • Except for Team & Time Prizes only one prize per competitor

  • FREE Commemorative memento guaranteed to pre-entries only

  • SPOT prizes in both events

  • TEAM FEES are included in the entry fee.

  • Water & Refreshments supplied at finish


Entry Fees

Tom Scott 10M Race £12.00  (£14.00 Non-Scottish Athletics Members)
Round the Loch 6K Race £10.00  (£12.00 Non-Scottish Athletics Members)


This event is strictly pre-entry only, new entries are NOT taken on the day.

Closing Date

In order to guarantee your memento of the event please enter either online or by post by Saturday 23rd March 2019

The prizewinners receive their awards at a short presentation which follows soon after the races are complete. Please stay to watch or receive your awards!