Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running & Scottish Mid Trail Championships

01 Sep 2019

Organiser's Description

 

Fife Athletic Club

Festival of Trail Running 2019

Sponsored by Run & Become

Incorporating the
Scottish Athletics Mid–Trail Championships
Under SAL/UKA Rules

Falkland Community Hall, Back Wynd, Falkland,KY15 7BX 

1st September 2019

 

The Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running welcomes all standards of athletes from beginners to Scottish Internationalists. The races are open to all and will take place in the beautiful Falkland Estate in Fife. For members of Scottish Athletics the events incorporate the Scottish Mid–Trail Championships and for all competitors there is an extensive prize list. This is your chance to meet and run with the champions.

The Event Organiser is Frank McLaren, email: frankmclaren26.2@btinternet.com

Declarations, Presentations, Refreshments and Parking

  • Declarations will take place at the Falkland Community Hall, Back Wynd, Falkland,KY15 7BX where parking is available. Due to parking restrictions please do not take cars into the Estate.
  • Presentations for U11, U13, U15 and U17 races will take place at the race finish area in the Estate.
  • Presentations for all other races will take place in the Falkland Community Hall asap after the last runner has finished.
  • After the last runner has finished free refreshments with be served in the Falkland Community Hall. For those familiar with the Devil’s Burden Relay, Tour of Fife, Norman’s Law, Cupar 5, Giffordtown 5K, Chariots of Fire etc. you will know what to expect. For others it is a treat in store.

The Race Programme & Entry Fees

Race Declarations
Close
Race
Starts
Distance

Entry
Fee

U11 11.30am 12.00 noon 3K £3
U13 12.00 noon 12.30pm 3K £3
U15 12.30pm 1.00pm 5K £7/5*
U17 1.00pm 1.30pm 5K £7/5*
U20/Senior/Masters 1.30pm 2.00pm 10K £10/8* 

 *SAL Members

The Race Age Groups

•   The Scottish Championships will be held within the U15, U17 and U20/Senior/Masters mixed gender races. The U11 and U13 races are open but non championship taster events. In all events the age is determined on the day of the race 1st September 2019

  • Under 11: aged 9 or 10 on 1st September 2019
  • Under 13: aged 11 or 12 on 1st September 2019
  • Under 15: aged 13 or 14 on 1st September 2019
  • Under 17: aged 15 or 16 on 1st September 2019

The SAL Championships & Medals

  • 1st 3 individuals both male and female for U15, U17, U20, Senior, O40, O50, O60, O70
  • 1st 3 teams both male and female in U15 race (3 to count), U17 race (3 to count) and the combined U20/Senior/Masters race (4 to count)
  • All eligible athletes (U20/Senior/Masters) may count in the Senior championship race as well as their own age category

 The Open Prize List

  • The 1st 3 individuals both male and female for U15, U17, U20, Senior, O40, O50, O60, O70
  • 1st team both male and female in the U15 (3 to count), U17 (3 to count) and combined U20/Senior/Masters races (4 to count)
  • All eligible athletes (U20/Senior/Masters) may count in the Senior race as well as their own age category

Course Maps

Subject to finalising the Start/Finish areas the race maps are given here:

Entry Transfer Policy

All entries are non-refundable. However, we are pleased to offer a free transfer service as long as there is no evidence of selling the entry on at an increased fee. With permission of the Entry Organiser (see below) you can transfer your place to a friend/relative/teammate etc, but you must handle any reimbursement of funds directly with that person. Up to the event closing date the Entry Organiser will swap the entry details.

The Entry Organiser is Ron Morrison,email: ron@st-andrews.ac.uk

Medical Advice

You should have a sufficient standard of fitness to compete and have no known medical condition that would adversely affect your ability to run or cause the race organiser concern. You are reminded not to run if you feel ill or have a cold or flu on race day as this could be potentially dangerous to your health. Do not take part if you have any respiratory illness or any recent medical condition that impacts on your ability to safely carry out strenuous exercise.

Please note terms and conditions of entry:

  1. To enter the race, a runner must be:
    1. Eligible to compete under SAL rules and willing to abide by those rules.
    2. Physically fit to run the race distance.
  2. Entries for runners under the age of 18 must be made by a parent or legal guardian.
  3. All runners participate entirely at their own risk. The race organisers (Fife AC) and their associates shall not be liable for any accident, injury, loss or damage arising as a consequence of any runner’s participation in the race.
  4. Submitting an entry to the race authorises Fife AC to use for promotional purposes pictures of the runner taking part in the Festival races or prize-giving.
  5. Normally no refunds will be made except in the event of the organisers deciding to cancel the race.

 

Prices

UntilDiscounted*Standard
28 Aug 2019£8.00£10.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

UntilDiscounted*Standard
28 Aug 2019£5.00£7.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

UntilDiscounted*Standard
28 Aug 2019£5.00£7.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

Until
28 Aug 2019£3.00
Until
28 Aug 2019£3.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 01 Sep 2019

Closing Date: 28 Aug 2019

Status: Open

EventAvailable/Total
Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running & Scottish Mid Trail Championships (U20/Senior/Masters)??/400
Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running & Scottish Mid Trail Championships (U17)??/150
Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running & Scottish Mid Trail Championships (U15)??/150
Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running (U13)??/150
Fife Athletic Club Festival of Trail Running (U11)??/150
List

Organiser

Ron Morrison

07761484412

   
Falkland Community Hall, Back Wynd, Falkland, KY15 7BX