Auchterarder Half Marathon in association with Gleneagles
17 Sep 17
Auchterarder Half Marathon in association with Gleneagles.
Sunday 17th September 2017 starting at 10.30am
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Please note –Runners must be age 17 or above on the day of the race. Headphones on this course are NOT allowed. Before entering, please note the race entry terms and conditions.
Entry Fee – £21. Online entry only. Online entries will close on 14th September or when race limit is met. There will be no entries on the day. We regret we cannot refund entry fees once the entry application has been processed. In the unlikely event of the race being cancelled owing to forces outside the organisers control, we also regret that NO entry fees can be refunded after entries have been processed. We do not operate a deferment system.
Registration – All runners must register to collect their number and timing chip. Registration will take place at The Gleneagles Arena, The Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1NF and will open at 9am and close at 10.15am. For safety reasons please do not swap numbers with other runners. Please ensure personal details are entered onto the back of the number.
Baggage - Unsecured baggage storage will be available at The Gleneagles Arena. The race organisers take no responsibility for any items stored before, during or after the race.
Race Briefing – There will be a race safety brief at the race start to go over any safety issues and answer any questions. This shall take place at The Gleneagles Arena.
Warm Up – There will be a fun group warm up starting at 10.20am
Start time – The race will start prompt 10.30am at The Gleneagles Arena.
Race Route - The planned race route is a Five Star scenic route all the way mostly on pavements and roads. It will start and finish at The Gleneagles Hotel and make its way through Strathallan Estate passing Strathallan Castle.
Please follow all instructions from our race marshalls as they are there to ensure your safety.
The spectacular race route will be sent out to all runners prior to the race and will also be on the facebook page once confirmed.
There will be a cut off at 3 1/2 hours for this race.
Water Stops – These will be at approximately miles 4 and 9. Water will be provided by Highland Spring.
Race Finish - The race will finish at The Gleneagles Arena where your family, friends and supporters can come along and cheer you across the finish line. There will be refreshments, treats and post race massage available within our finishers market arena for all runners and their supporters. Official race results will be posted on www.kitst.co.uk within 24hours of the race completion.
Goody Bag – This will be a goody bag not to be missed! All runners will receive a quality technical T shirt and a bespoke Auchterarder Half Marathon medal. We can also guarantee that there will be other fantastic goodies inside your finishers goody bag. Be the first to know what they are by liking our facebook page (www.facebook.com/Auchterarderhalfmarathon).
Prize Giving – Prize giving will commence as early as possible but we plan to get the show on the road by 1pm approx.
Race Limit – 500 runners.
Car Parking – There is ample and convenient car parking at The Gleneagles Arena. Stewards will help you on the day.
Toilets – Are available at The Gleneagles Arena.
Race contact –For any queries about the race please contact us - or call Fiona Watt, Five Star Active on 07739365448
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Thank you to our supporters and sponsors - The Gleneagles Hotel, Colonsay Brewery, Highland Spring, Strathallan Castle, Perth and Kinross Sports Medicine Clinic, Run 4 IT Bridge of Allan and Tunnock's
Good Luck with your training!