Glen Clova Half Marathon
Saturday 10th November 2018
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 Friday 26th October 2018 or when the race is full. NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY.
- accurately measured and scenic route
- chip timing by StuWeb
- entry fee £18 (SA affliated) or £20 (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. Wristbands will be put on runners at registration and must remain on until you have finished the race and collected your goody bag. Goody bags will be handed out at the finish (not at registration like in previous years). All participants should be at the race start no later than 11.55am. As the race takes place on public roads THE USE OF ANY HEADPHONES (INCLUDING BONE CONDUCTING HEADPHONES) DURING THE RACE IS NOT PERMITTED. This rule will be strictly enforced and runners ignoring this rule will risk disqualification. Competitors must be aged 18 years or over on race day.
Entries are NON REFUNDABLE and NOT TRANSFERABLE.
Entrants who can no longer make the race can defer for 1 year if they notify us by 6pm on Friday 26th October.
Please note that as the race takes place on public roads, the use of ANY HEADPHONES (INCLUDING BONE CONDUCTING HEADPHONES) 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 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. Free Tea and Coffee is also available for runners. We have been advised by the Hotel management that non resident 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.
Thank you to our sponsors: Albert Bartlett, Glen Clova Hotel, Run4itDundee, Outdoor Store Forfar, Tesco Forfar
UNFORTUNATLEY, due to declining attendance and increasing costs, the decision has been made and THERE WILL BE NO POST RACE CEILIDH.