Penchrise Pen Race

20 Sep 2020

Penchrise Pen Race 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

Penchrise Pen Hill Race

Sunday 20th September 2020

11:30 am  first wave start and 11:35 am second wave start.

Venue: Start/finish parking (10am onwards) at Stobs Camp (GR500094), 4 miles south of Hawick on B6399 (turn off at war memorial near Woodfoot Bridge)

Category BS: Distance 8km, Ascent 280m

On line entries only - £5. There will be no entries on the day.

Entrants must be aged 16 or over on the day

Run under SHR rules (full kit may be required depending on weather)

Running with dogs is not permitted.

Spectators are not permitted.

There are no toilet facilities at the event.

Note: Race and parking all taking place on farmland with livestock by kind permission from local farmers so please do not bring dogs.

Race Route at


M – 33:55 Colin Donnelly (Cambuslang) 2018

F – 35:13 Charlotte Morgan (Carnethy) 2014

The event will be held under current covid regulations- which may be subject to change- and which do mean there are a number of rules which must be observed.

During online registration you will be asked to provide your average percentage finishing time in races in the last 5 years ( which is easily available to people who have competed in scottish hill races and is automatically calculated on the scottish hill racing site )

If you are not listed on the Scottish Hill Racing site as having undertaken a Scottish hill race in the last 5 years then please provide your best 5 k road time.

We will use that time information to divide the race into 2 waves .

Please allow sufficient time to park ahead of the race, and adhere to the parking instructions you are given.Your bib number will be issued as you enter the parking area in Stobbs Camp parade ground and you will be advised of your wave start ( ie first wave at 11:30am or second wave at 11:35am) .You must only run in the start wave you have been allocated.You must always observe social distancing until your race starts and you must be on the start line at race start time , but you must not come to the start line more than two minutes before your race start time.You must observe social distancing as soon as your race finishes.

If you withdraw from the race you must then observe physical distancing from others unless you need assistance .


- Have been in contact with someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days

- Have been overseas to a country on the quarantine list or exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days

- Have COVID-19 symptoms (self-isolate for 10 days) or are feeling unwell

- Have been told to self-isolate as part of the contact tracing measures in place


Only the original Penchrise Hill Race is taking place this year and regretfully the 5K trail race is cancelled .





18 Sep 2020£5.00

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

Dates and Status

Date: 20/09/2020

Status: Closed

Total Places: 40

Places Available: ??



Paul Lockie