Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon banner showing the start of the race in 1993


















To the Playdrome from Glasgow
Take Clydeside Expressway (A814) westbound from Glasgow for about 3 miles to the end of the Expressway at a mini roundabout. Bear right at the mini roundabout into Dumbarton Road. Continue for a further 2 miles then cross boundary into West Dunbartonshire and Glasgow Road. After a further ¾ mile turn right into Argyll Road (signposted for the Playdrome and Clyde Shopping Centre) and turn left into Chalmers Street at a roundabout after passing under a railway bridge. Turn first right into Abbotsford Road and the Playdrome is on the right.

To Loch Lomond Shores from Glasgow
Take M8 westbound from Glasgow towards Greenock. Leave M8 at Junction 30 and by M898 and cross Erskine Bridge. Leave Erskine Bridge on left hand lane by slip road signposted A82 Crianlarich. Continue on A82 for about 11 miles through Dumbarton to the Stoneymollan Roundabout on the outskirts of Balloch. Turn right at Stoneymollan Roundabout on to A811 Stirling Road and left (first exit) at next Roundabout at McDonalds. Shortly thereafter bear right (second exit) at a mini roundabout at the entrance to Loch Lomond Shores clearly marked. Parking is in the overspill car park on the right. To get to the start turn right out of the car park & right at the mini roundabout. The entrance to the pedestrian concourse is on the left and Drumkinnon Tower is on the right of the pedestrian concourse facing the shops. Runners intending to drive direct to Loch Lomond Shores will require to make their own arrangements for recovery of their vehicle as transport is not provided by the organisers after the race.

Dunbartonshire Amateur Athletic Association