Beinn Resipol Hill Race
14 Sep 2019
The fifth Beinn Resipol hill race will be held on Saturday the 14th September 2019 setting off at 13:00.
The summit is at 845m climbed to from sea level with a total distance of 7.5 miles. The race starts from the Resipole campsite. The route takes in stunning views of the Arnamurchan peninsula. On a cloud free day you can see the Small Isles and Skye to the West and the Nevis range to the East.
Here is a VIDEO of the 2015 race, thank you Big Stuff Creations
We are also hosting our fourth Fun Run which sets off just after the hill race. The route is 1.3 miles. This year there will be male and female age category prizes for under 8s, 8-10, 11-13, 14-16 and adults (+17). There is a medal for all finishers.
At the fun run/hill race finish there is a well deserved soup and spread.
Hill race prizes: There will be prizes for the first three female and first three male finishers. Age category prizes are as follows 40-49, 50- 59, 60-69, and, +70. Senior team prizes are also up for grabs (3 for mens team and 2 for womens). There will be prizes for any course records. Finally there will also be spot prizes.
The post race meal is at around 19:00 and entertainment in the evening with a folk session/ceilidh and drinks available for donation so why not take advantage of the campsites 20% off discount for runners and their friends/families. Book your pitch HERE using the voucher code benresrace19. See website for details of how to pay for the evening meal and folk/ceilidh band which is £10.
Thanks to our main sponsors the real food cafe. They bought our race numbers and give us post race bananas, energy bars, and most of our wonderful prizes.
Entries for the hill race are £8 (£10 on the day).
Entries for the fun run are £3 (£5 on the day).
2019 T shirts are £7. Kids and adults T shirts available, deadline is Sunday the 18 Aug for guarenteeing your T-shirt, we may have extras to sell on the day.
All proceeds from the race are going towards 2 charities.
Ewen's Room, a local mental health and wellbeing charity.
Active School's Ardnamurchan who work to increase extra-curricular sport and activity for young people on the peninsula.
For full information visit the website:- benresrace.co.uk
Find us on Facebook here:- facebook.com/benresrace
|Beinn Resipol Hill Race||14 Sep 2019||??/500||Open||12 Sep 2019|
|Resipol Trail Fun Run||14 Sep 2019||??/500||Open||13 Sep 2019|
These events share a common pool of 500 places