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Loop o' Twatt

25 Jun 2022

Loop o' Twatt has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description


Saturday 25 June 2022 - 10.00am

Starting point and registration: Race Director's Marquee, Twatt Farm, Orkney

Entry cost:  £5    £4.50 SA members

The Loop o' Twatt will be run or walked over a mixed route of grass, track and dirt road. 

Come and be part of Scotland's first ever Backyard Ultra! The Loop o' Twatt Fun Run will cover just ONE 4.1667 mile loop of the Orkney Backyard Ultra (BYU) route at Twatt Farm in Orkney on the morning of the Backyard event.

All are welcome! Run or walk - it really doesn't matter as long as you're off the route at 11:15am to allow us to prepare for the main BYU race which will start at midday. 

The Loop will begin and end inside the Hay Bale starting corale and everyone will get a sustainable medal with prizes for the winners. 

The Loop o' Twatt event is run in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the sport's governing body - Scottish Athletics Federation. SAF has issued the Race Organisers with a permit to hold the race.

Please note that no changing facilities will be available on the day, but there will be refreshements, parking and loos. 

All proceeds will go to Orkney Athletic and Running Club to support our island's athletes. 

***Online entry closes midnight Thursdsay 23 June 2022.

If you require any further information do not hesitate to contact the organisers via the Orkney Backyard Facebook page.


23 Jun 2022 23:59£4.50£5.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

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

Dates and Status

Date: 25/06/2022

10:00:00 - 11:30:00

Status: Closed

Total Places: 100

Places Available: ??



Sarah Scarth



Twatt Farm Twatt Orkney