RACE FULL and Waiting List CLOSED
Please do not email me to ask to be put on the waiting list as there will be no more capacity.
Glen Clova Half Marathon
Saturday 11th November 2017
Start 12 noon
The race has a limit of 350 runners and will be filled on a first come first served basis. The deadline for entries is 27th October 2017 or when the race is full. Please note there will be NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY.
- accurately measured and scenic route
- chip timing by StuWeb
- entry fee £17 (SA affliated) or £19 (non-affliated)
- prizes to major catagory winners
- male and female team prizes (first 3 club members to count)
- held under UK Athletic rules
- momento for each finisher
Race registration will take place from 10am - 11.30am at the Glen Clova Hotel. All participants should be at the race start no later than 11.55am. As the race takes place on public roads THE USE OF HEADPHONES DURING THE RACE IS NOT PERMITTED. This rule will be strictly enforced and runners ignoring this rule will risk disqualification. Competitors must be 18 years of age on race day.
Please note: Entries are NON REFUNDABLE and NOT TRANFERABLE.
Entrants who can no longer make the race can defer for 1 year if they notify us by 6pm on Friday 27th October.
Please note that as the race takes place on public roads, the use of HEADPHONES OR IPODS DURING THE RACE IS NOT PERMITTED. Runners ignoring this rule will risk disqualification.
Changing Accommodation: Changing facilities are limited so we request that where possible you arrive at the start already changed. The organisers will accept no liability for loss of, or damage to, competitors’ property. There are no shower facilities apart from whatever the weather throws at us on the day.
Car Parking space is very limited so please car share where possible. Upon arrival at the hotel please follow the directions of the car park marshals. Cars will be directed to the hotel car park and 4x4s will be directed to the field in front of the hotel.
Route & Water Station: The route is accurately measured and follows an anticlockwise loop of the glen. Marshals/Police will be at junctions, so please obey their instructions. Please run on the left hand side of the road. Each mile is marked accurately. Three refreshment stations will be provided at regular intervals.
First Aid: St. Andrews Ambulance Association will provide medical help on route should you need it. If you are unable to finish, try to walk to a refreshment station or wait for our sweep vehicle, which will transport you back safely.
The Finish: The finish is at the entry to the hotel car park. Please follow the marshals' instructions at the finish. This will help race officials to record the correct order and times. Please ensure your number is clearly visible.
Refreshments: Soup will be provided for runners at the Clova Hotel. Tea and coffee is available from the hotel for a small fee. We have been advised by the Hotel management that runners/friends/family looking to eat in the restaurant MUST PRE BOOK no later than the night before the race or they may not be able to accommodate.
Results: We will endeavour to publish results at www.forfarroadrunners.co.uk and stuweb.co.uk within 48 hours.
Prizes: We aim to start the presentation in the lounge area at 2:30pm or within 5 minutes of the last competitor finishing. Prizes will be awarded to the following categories; M, F, MV, FV, MSV, FSV, and the following male and female 60+, 70+, Team prizes (3 per club) and DD8 categories.
Massage: Will be available pre and post race free of charge.
UNFORTUNATLEY, due to declining attendance and increasing costs, the decision has been made and THERE WILL BE NO POST RACE CEILIDH.