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Organiser's Description

Clachnaben Hill Race

It will be held on Saturday 6th April 2024 @ 12 midday.

With a total of approx. 690m of accent and a total distance of 13.6km.  

The run starts from the forestry near Strachan, Aberdeenshire.  



Age category prizes:

Female senior/FV40/FV50/FV60/FV70

Male senior/MV40/MV50/MV60/MV70

Prize giving around 2pm

Entries are £15. NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY.  Online entries close on Sunday 31st March 2024 at midnight.

All runners must be 18 or over on race day.

Registration. All runners must register and collect their bib number by 11am.

Mandatory Kit. The race is organised under Scottish Hill Runners rules.  All runners will be expected to wear or carry the following: (1) Full waterproof body cover; (2) Hat and gloves; (3) Map, compass and whistle.  There will be kit check before the start.  A mobile phone can be carried but isn't a substitute for the map and compass which must be carried.

Water stations. There will be limited water available at the start

Refreshments. Refreshments (teas and cake) will be available at the start/finish. 

Parking. The race starts in the woods to the west of the Old Military Road between the B974 and B976.  Parking will be signed but is up the second forest access road which is north of of the road up to the start area.  A marked route will lead to the start.  With limited parking in the forest, where possible, please car share.

Course. There will be limited course markings on the route.  Runners are expected to be able to navigate and visibility can be reduced with low cloud and mist.  The higher sections are exposed so runners should come prepared.  No dogs allowed on the course with runners.

There will be marshals located at strategic locations. They are primarily there for your safety and direction guidance if required. Please adhere to them.

Toilets will be available at the start/finish.

The race is run under Scottish Hill Runners guidelines and rules.  You enter the event understanding that you are responsible for your own safety.





The organiser has included pricing details in the Organiser's Description

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 06/04/2024

Status: Open

Total Places: 150

Places Available: ??



Graeme Cumming


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