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CARNEGIE HARRIERS Devilla Forest 15 and 5 - Kincardine, Fife

12 Feb 2023

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Last chance to enter. Entries close at midnight on Sunday 5th February. Strictly no entries on the day.

The Carnegie Harriers Devilla Forest 15 and Devilla Forest 5 Trail Races will take place on Sunday 12th February 2023. The races start and finish in the grounds of the Scottish Police College at Tulliallan, Kincardine.

Both races, which are organised by Carnegie Harriers Running Club, are run under UK Athletics Rules and Scottish Athletics licences. You must be at least 17 years old to take part in the Devilla Forest 15 and 13 years old to take part in the Devilla Forest 5.

The Devilla Forest 15 is approximately 15KM (9.3 miles) and will start at 11.00am. The race entry fee is £15.00 (Scottish Athletics Members) and £17.00 (non-SA Members).

The Devilla Forest 5 is approximately 5KM (3.1 miles) and will start immediately after the 15KM race at 11.05am. The race entry fee is £10.00 (Scottish Athletics Members) and £12.00 (non-SA Members).

You can find details of our race privacy notice and race terms and conditions here ( and event specific information here (

These races are strictly PRE-ENTRY ONLY, with NO ENTRIES TAKEN ON RACE DAY.

Please note: We do not offer refunds to entrants who are no longer able to run, nor do we allow entrants to transfer their race place to someone else. However, if the races do not go ahead as planned, and we are unable to reschedule them, entry fees will be refunded, less the EntryCentral admin fee.

You will receive an e-mail to confirm your entry. Please check that your entry details are correct and let the the Race Director know if any details require changing. No amendments can be made after Wednesday 8th February 2023. In the unfortunate event that you have to withdraw from the race please let the Race Director as soon as possible.

You can collect your race numbers (which includes your timing chip) from 9.00am on the day from the Assembly Hall within the Scottish Police College.


Although both races start and finish within the grounds of the Scottish Police College, there are different start points for the 15K and 5K. Please follow directions from the Assembly Hall for your respective race, and be ready to assemble 10 minutes before your start time for your race briefing.


The Devilla Forest 15 follows a 'relatively flat' 15KM anti-clockwise loop of Devilla Forest, taking in a mix of forest roads, paths and tracks. The route skirts 3 lochs and goes through a variety of sheltered woodland and open ground. Ground conditions can vary from boggy to hard-packed.

The Devilla Forest 5 follows a similarly flattish 5KM anti-clockwise loop predominately on forest roads around the Moor Loch within Devilla Forest.

Devilla Forest is a working forest and, as such, any work taking place may affect part of the race routes.  In the event that beforehand, or even on race day itself, we need to amend either or both routes, for example if adversely affected by weather or underfoot conditions, any changes will be notified to entrants as soon as known. Please check our website ( for the latest information.

Both routes are predominantly offroad but suitable for ordinary trainers or trail shoes (but not suitable for spikes). The courses will be marshalled and arrowed at all junctions. Safety is paramount and it is a condition of entry that runners must follow the instructions of the marshals at all times.

Any runner in the 15k race who does not reach the 7K water station within an hour will be timed out and withdrawn from race.

Dogs are not permitted in either race.

There is ample car parking within the the grounds of the Scottish Police College. Anyone attending the races (runners or supporters) must only enter the Scottish Police College by the main entrance and follow the marshals directions. They should not follow any Sat Nav directions through Devilla Forest as these routes are unsuitable for cars and upsets local residents. 


Changing, showering and toilet facilities are available at the Recreation Hall. The organisers accept no responsibility for loss of clothing or equipment and it is the responsibility of runners to make sure they have all their belongings before leaving the race venue. 


We will have water and post-race snacks at the finish for runners.

There is a Starbucks cafe, situated next to the registration area which will be open to all from 9.00am until 2.00pm


Excellent prizes will be awarded in all age categories. Prizes will be allocated strictly in age categories. 

In addition, as this is the event's 10th anniverary, all entrants will recieve a wooden race memento.

Once again we have been very fortunate to have secured sponsorship from Run4It, Edinburgh. All entrants to both the 15K and 5K will receive a Run4It voucher.  Please check out their website:

The full race results for both events will be available afterwards on the Carnegie Harriers website at


For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge
Carnegie Harriers Devilla Forest 15
05 Feb 2023 23:59£15.00£17.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

Carnegie Harriers Devilla Forest 5
05 Feb 2023 23:59£10.00£12.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

Dates and Status

Date: 12 Feb 2023

Closing Date: 05 Feb 2023 23:59

Status: Closed

Carnegie Harriers Devilla Forest 15??/370
Carnegie Harriers Devilla Forest 5??/125


Allan Macaulay



Scottish Police College Kincardine Fife FK10 4BE