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Pitlochry 10km and Pitlochry 5km

16 Sep 2018

 

Live Active Leisure Pitlochry Running Festival - Sunday 16th September 2018

From the organisers of the Live Active Race Series we are delighted to once again be hosting the ever-popular Pitlochry 10K and 5K Multi-terrain races and, new for this year, a 1K Fun Run for children. Below you will find details for the day – we are delighted to be able to return to last year’s venue at Pitlochry Recreation Ground meaning our start and finish areas are at the same location.

Registration:
This will open at 10:00am and finish 12:00 at Pitlochry Recreation Ground.

Race Briefing:
The race briefing will take place at the start line just prior to each race starting.

Start Times:
12.30pm - 10K 
1.00pm - 5K
2.15pm - 1K  Fun Run (this will incorporate 2x laps of the Recreation Ground)

Please note: Race times subject to change.

Assemble at the start area at the Recreation Ground 10 minutes prior to your event.

Entry Fees - 10K:
Early Bird Entry up until 31st May     £16:00 Scottish Athletics Members

                                                           £18:00 Non-members

From 1st June to 10th September      £18:00 Scottish Athletics Members

                                                           £20:00 Non-members

Entry Fees - 5K:
Early Bird Entry up until 31st May      £11.00 Scottish Athletics members

                                                            £13.00 Non-members

From 1st June to 10th September      £13.00 Scottish Athletics members

                                                            £15.00 Non-members

Please note, due to the popularity of our 10K and 5K events, we are unable to accept entries on the day.

Entry Fees - 1K Fun Run:
This will be £1 per runner - Entries for this will be taken on the day. This route includes 2x laps of the recreation ground. Age 5 - 11yrs.

Presentation:
The presentation is scheduled to take place at approximately 3:15pm at the Recreation Ground.

General Information:
Parking is available in the field next to the Recreation Ground with entry from the Perth Road opposite the Blair Atholl distillery.  There is also limited parking at Pitlochry Town Hall, which is a 5/10-minute walk to the race start, as well as other public car parks within walking distance. 

Water stations will be located at the half way point of the 10K and at the finish area for all races.

Results will be e-mailed out to all registered athletes and posted on www.liveactive.co.uk on Monday 18th September.

The Course:
Our routes are very scenic - we pride ourselves on our claim that this will be one of the most scenic races you will ever run!

Finalised route maps are available on our Events page. Links below:

https://www.liveactive.co.uk/races-1/542-pitlochry-5k-route/file

https://www.liveactive.co.uk/races-1/89-pitlochry-10k/file 

The 10K and 5K will be chip timed.  All athletes will be given their timing chip on race day.  Goody bags and finishers medals will be distributed when you cross the finish line.
A baggage store, changing and toilet facilities, as well as catering outlets will be located at the event venue in the Recreation Ground.

Please note that MP3 Players or IPods should not be used during the event as part of the route is on public roads.  The only headphones that are permitted are bone conduction headphones.

If you have any questions on any of our events please get in touch with us at Live Active Atholl on 01796-473866 or drop us an e-mail at  

Welcome:
From the organisers of the Live Active Race Series, we are delighted to confirm that the Pitlochry 10K will once again form part of the Pitlochry Running Festival and will take place on Sunday 16th September 2018.

Please ensure you are well prepared for the event, have completed adequate training and are in good health on race day.

About the event:
The event will take place on Sunday 16th September and will start and finish at the Pitlochry Recreation Ground. Start time is 12.30pm.

All you need to take part is a good pair of running shoes, shorts or running tights, a T-shirt and lots of enthusiasm!  Please also ensure you are well prepared for the event, have completed adequate training and are in good health on race day.

The event is 10K in distance and takes place on road, pavement, and off-road areas.  The route is marked by race signage and we also have marshals located throughout the course.

Entry Fees
Early Bird Entry up until 31st May     £16:00 Scottish Athletics Members

                                                           £18:00 Non-members   

From 1st June to 10th September      £18:00 Scottish Athletics Members

                                                           £20:00 Non-members

Please note, due to the popularity of our event, we are unable to accept entries on the day.

If you are paying by cheque please make cheques payable to "Live Active Leisure" and post to Live Active Atholl, West Moulin Road, Pitlochry, PH16 5EA.

Facilities:
The event is based at Pitlochry Recreation Ground which will host registration, race information, baggage storage, presentations and refreshments.  There are toilet facilities available as well as limited showers.  Parking is available in the field next to the Recreation Ground with entry from the Perth Road opposite the Blair Atholl Distillery.

Event Schedule:
10:00    Registration opens at Pitlochry Recreation Ground 
12:00    Registration Closes
12:15    Pre-race build up - start line, Pitlochry Recreation Ground
12:30    Pitlochry 10K starts
13:00    Pitlochry 5K starts
14:15    1K Fun Run
15:15    Awards Ceremony at Pitlochry Recreation Ground         

Registration:
Please ensure you register within the allotted time – you will receive your timing chip and race number here.

Race Briefing:
The race briefing will take place prior to the start on the start line, at around 12.15pm.  You will be briefed on the specific safety aspects and operational details of the race.

Race Information:
Our route is very scenic - we pride ourselves on our claim that this will be one of the most scenic races you will ever run!

Finalised route maps will be available soon at www.liveactive.co.uk on our Events page.

The 5K will be chip timed.  All athletes will be given their timing chip on race day.  A baggage store, changing and toilet facilities, as well as catering outlets will be located at the event venue in the Recreation Ground.

Please note that MP3 Players or IPods should not be used during the event as part of the route is on public roads.  The only headphones that are permitted are bone conduction headphones.

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at Live Active Atholl on 01796-473866 or drop us an e-mail at leisure@liveactive.co.uk 

Goody Bags and Prizes:
Medals and goody bags will be given to all finishers at the finish line.  Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 males and first 3 females across the line, as well as to the winners in the following categories (should the winner of an age category be one of the first 3 across the line, a second prize will not be awarded, this will instead be allocated to the next person in that age-group):
U13 Male and Female
U15 Male and Female
U17 Male and Female
Senior Male and Female
V40 Male and Female
V50 Male and Female
V60 Male and Female
V70 Male and Female

In addition, there will be a prize for the first local athlete across the line (covering PH16, PH17 and PH18 postcodes).

Medical Cover:
There will be medical cover provided throughout the event by qualified and experienced first aiders.  If you become injured or feel at all unwell at any point throughout the day, please let a marshal know immediately and we will provide appropriate assistance.

Extra Info on Pitlochry and Surrounding area
https://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/pitlochry/

Welcome:
From the organisers of the Live Active Race Series, we are delighted to confirm that the Pitlochry 5K will once again form part of the Pitlochry Running Festival and will take place on Sunday 16th September 2018.

Please ensure you are well prepared for the event, have completed adequate training and are in good health on race day.

About the event:
The event will take place on Sunday 16th September and will start and finish at the Pitlochry Recreation Ground. Start time is 1.00pm.

All you need to take part is a good pair of running shoes, shorts or running tights, a T-shirt and lots of enthusiasm!  Please also ensure you are well prepared for the event, have completed adequate training and are in good health on race day.

The event is 5K in distance and is predominantly on tarmac roads and footpaths. There are some small sections of off-road but these will be indicated to you by marshals and signage located throughout the course.

Entry Fees:

Early Bird up to 31st May:         £11 Scottish Athletics Members    £13 Non members

1st June to 10th September:     £13 Scottish Athletics Members    £15 Non members

Please note, due to the popularity of our event, we are unable to accept entries on the day.

If you are paying by cheque please make cheques payable to "Live Active Leisure" and post to Live Active Atholl, West Moulin Road, Pitlochry, PH16 5EA.

Facilities:
The event is based at Pitlochry Recreation Ground which will host registration, race information, baggage storage, presentations and refreshments.  There are toilet facilities available as well as limited showers.  Parking is available in the field next to the Recreation Ground with entry from the Perth Road opposite the Blair Atholl Distillery.

Event Schedule:
10:00    Registration opens at Pitlochry Recreation Ground 
12:00    Registration Closes
12:15    Pre-race build up - start line, Pitlochry Recreation Ground
12:30    Pitlochry 10K starts
13:00    Pitlochry 5K starts
14:15    1K Fun Run
15:15    Awards Ceremony at Pitlochry Recreation Ground         

Registration:
Please ensure you register within the allotted time – you will receive your timing chip and race number here.

Race Briefing:
The race briefing will take place prior to the start on the start line, at around 12.45pm.  You will be briefed on the specific safety aspects and operational details of the race.

Race Information:
Our route is very scenic - we pride ourselves on our claim that this will be one of the most scenic races you will ever run!

Finalised route maps will be available soon at www.liveactive.co.uk on our Events page.

The 5K will be chip timed.  All athletes will be given their timing chip on race day.  A baggage store, changing and toilet facilities, as well as catering outlets will be located at the event venue in the Recreation Ground.

Please note that MP3 Players or IPods should not be used during the event as part of the route is on public roads.  The only headphones that are permitted are bone conduction headphones.

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at Live Active Atholl on 01796-473866 or drop us an e-mail at leisure@liveactive.co.uk 

Goody Bags and Prizes:
Medals and goody bags will be given to all finishers at the finish line.  Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 males and first 3 females across the line, as well as to the winners in the following categories (should the winner of an age category be one of the first 3 across the line, a second prize will not be awarded, this will instead be allocated to the next person in that age-group):
U13 Male and Female
U15 Male and Female
U17 Male and Female
Senior Male and Female
V40 Male and Female
V50 Male and Female
V60 Male and Female
V70 Male and Female

Medical Cover:
There will be medical cover provided throughout the event by qualified and experienced first aiders.  If you become injured or feel at all unwell at any point throughout the day, please let a marshal know immediately and we will provide appropriate assistance.

Extra Info on Pitlochry and Surrounding area
https://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/pitlochry/

Organiser
Tracey Greer

01764-657745

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Pitlochry 10K16 Sep 2018??/600Closed11 Sep 2018
Pitlochry 5K16 Sep 2018??/200Closed11 Sep 2018
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 May 2018£16.00£18.00
11 Sep 2018£18.00£20.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 May 2018£11.00£13.00
11 Sep 2018£13.00£15.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA SA WA EA

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Event Address
Live Active Atholl West Moulin Road Pitlochry PH16 5EA