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Written by Steven Crawford   
Mar 30, 2014 at 09:47 PM
Thistle Run 2013 - Sunday the 26th May.

Calderglen Country Park to Troon

2013 was the return to Calderglen for the start to yet another epic Thistle Run.
The fresh new end point for 2013 was Troon Esplanade..

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We were glad to be back at Calderglen Country Park for the start of the 14th thistle run.

164 minis attended to virgin run to Troon, through some of the best west coast B Roads we could find.
The feedback we recieved was amazing, very positive, All at the miniclan thank eveyone, far and wide who attended the run and made it a special day for all involved.
For all those who made the journey to Troon, we thank you. the show and shine was packed and the public were there to see all the minis.

With fundraising, the raffle and extras from subs the funds raised were £4300, both RNLI Troon and South Lanarkshire Autistic Society will greatly benifit from these funds.

We would like to thank all who attended and a special thanks to all who raised funds for both the nominated charities.

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Last Updated ( Apr 01, 2014 at 07:09 AM )
Thistle Run 2018 Entry is now open!

This year the Thistle Run takes place on 27th May 2018 and sees a return to the Newtongrange to Eyemouth route. As always we will support two charities, namely Eyemouth RNLI ( and SANDS (

Please click the link below to complete the entry form and pay the entry fee by PayPal. The entry fee for this event is £20. As always The MiniClan will try to minimise organisation costs through sponsorship and donations, to ensure that the maximum amount possible goes to the Charities. Entrants will also have the opportunity to raise money through the sponsor forms included in the run packs.

We look forward to seeing you for another great Thistle Run!

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