Beinn Resipol Hill Race

15 Sep 2018

The fourth Beinn Resipol hill race will be held on Saturday 15th September starting at 13:00. This year we are hosting the final SHR championship race (medium). Alongside the hill race we are hosting a trail fun run so friends, family, and kids are welcome to join in and find their own challenge.

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.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE RACE ROUTE

Here is a VIDEO of the 2015 race, thank you Big Stuff Creations

At the race finish enjoy our acclaimed soup and spread.

There will be prizes for the first three female and first three male finishers. Age category prizes are as follows 40-49, 50- 59 and 60+. This year we have senior and vet team prizes. We also have a club prize which will be continued for years to come, it will be awarded to the first 5 home but with a twist, its mixed gender, at least 2 from each gender. Finally there will be prizes for any course records.

There will be a buffet dinner at around 18:00 and entertainment in the evening with a folk session and bar 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 benresrace18 (applies race night only). 

On the Sunday morning we'll lead a party out for a long hill run. Also on the Sunday is Sunart Water Festival including an open water swim, the festival is just along the road in Strontian. 

Thanks again to our main sponsors the real food cafe. They 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 trail fun run are £3 (£5 on the day).

2018 T shirts are £5. Kids and adults T shirts available, deadline is 15 Aug for guarenteeing T-shirt, we will 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

Organiser
David Houston

07500146141

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Beinn Resipol Hill Race15 Sep 2018??/500Open14 Sep 2018
Resipol Trail Fun Run15 Sep 2018??/500Open14 Sep 2018

These events share a common pool of 500 places

Prices

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Resipole Holiday Park, Ardnamurchan, PH36 4HX