Deveron Projects Slow Marathon

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Huntly based Deveron Projects have, during their Friday lunches, been linking artists all over the world via Skype. This has resulted in a partnership between a Scottish artist and an artist from Gaza. Their efforts will culminate in two slow marathons, one in Aberdeenshire and one in Gaza. Mapping out their routes by drawing inspiration from the wild plants they find in their respective places.

The walk in Aberdeenshire is scheduled for the 22nd of April and participants will walk from Dufftown, along the River Isla and to Huntly.

Slow marathons are annual events started by Mihret Kebde in 2012. This year 100 walkers will walk from Huntly Square in Dufftown to Huntly.

There is registration between 6pm and 7pm on the 21st of April for walkers, venue tbc. All walkers are to attend this.

The walkers will be required to be in Huntly Square at 6:45am on the morning of the 22nd of April so the walk can start on time.


Ticket prices are Thirty Five Pounds (Fifteen for students) and before booking all walkers must read the information pack and walking guide before booking tickets.

Please note there are no refunds available and no dogs allowed as it is lambing time

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