28 Jan 17
The Buchlyvie 10k 2017 is now open for public entries. The race starts behind the primary school at 1.30pm but please register in good time ( from 11am in the village hall).
We are again part of Trossachs 10k series .
The Buchlyvie 10k is organised by locals who try their best to make this a great day. The course is out and back,and chip timed. It begins behind the Primary School turning left onto Station Road for just over half a mile turning right onto the old railway track (predominantly firetrack and flat). The halfway turning point is at Barbadoes Cottage (situated on the old railway track). On the return the course finishes at the school. The race is run under UK Athletics Rules and is a Scottish Athletics permit event.
Money raised from this event is to help our village hall,Lomond Mountain Rescue and local charities.
THIS YEAR THERE WILL BE NO ON THE DAY ENTRIES.
Race Numbers (timing chips embeded) can be collected on the day at the village hall from 11am onwards.Where there will be refreshments and home baking.Belongings left here are at your own risk.All entrants will receive a goodie bag.
Buchyvie has a coffee shop ( Coffee Kiln) and 1 pub, the Buchlyvie Inn. In all you can be assured a warm welcome and good food and the whole village comes to cheer our runners . Local accomodation is in Croft Cottage B&B Main St 01360850202.
Route maps will be on display in the village hall. The route is well signposted. The organisers are being assisted by Central Scotland Police, and a number of voluntary marshals. The safety of all is paramount and it is a condition of entry that competitors must follow the instructions of the Police and the marshals.
There will be a short prize giving with the results in the village hall after the event.The prizes are for 1st Male and Female runners and 1st male and female over 50.There will be a prize for the fastest local. Parking will be available in the lay-by, the Main Street and limited parking at the school car park. As there is limited parking please try and share your journey with others. There is a regular bus service which runs from Stirling (No 12).
Please look for our website and facebook page ; we look forward to seeing you on the 28th Jan !
In event of awful weather we may be forced to postpone ; the race will be rescheduled and runners informed and automatically reentered.There would be no refunds.
Please e-mail Barbara Hillock or look at website for more information .
Total Places: 300
Places Available: ??
*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA
To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral with a card payment, the Service Fee is 5% (min 60p)