Mull Half Marathon & 10k

04 Aug 2018

Mull Half Marathon, 10k and Junior Road Races

New for 2018….celebrate our 30th Anniversary in style!
Our event day will be on Saturday 4th August 2018

Stay the weekend and celebrate with us!

Junior Road Races

This is a 2K race for under 12 year olds and a 5K for 12-17 year olds, both starting and finishing at the Salen Hotel, Isle of Mull. 

Saturday 4th August 

Children's registration: 10am at Salen Hotel, Salen
Race briefing at 10.50am
Races start together at 11am
Children’s Prizegiving 11.30am
Entry Price: £8.00

Half Marathon and 10k

The Mull Half Marathon and 10k is a friendly event for all levels and abilities. Half Marathon starts at Cragnure and the 10k starts at Fishnish Road end and both finish at the Salen Hotel, Isle of Mull. Registration for both is at Craignure, by the ferry terminal. 

Saturday 4th August 

Half Marathon & 10k sign in and pick up race number: 11.30am to 1pm at Craignure Hall, Craignure
Race briefing at 1.15pm
Races start at 1.30pm – Half Marathon starts at The Isle of Mull Hotel Car park, Craignure 1.30pm
                                  - 10k starts at Fishnish Road end on A849 1.40pm (courtesy bus to the start)
Adult Prizegiving: 5pm
Entry Price: £24 Scottish Athletics Members
                   £26 Non members

Under UKA rules, road runners must be 15 or over on the day of the race to run 10K, and 17 or over on the day of the race to run a Half Marathon. 

The deadline for entries is 23.59 on Thursday 2nd August 2017. There will be NO registration on the day of the event for any adult race.

In order to provide goodie bags for the children's races, we would prefer online entries for the Junior Races.

Entry fee includes: Medals and T-shirts for all finishers. Goodie bags for all Junior races. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in all races, plus spot prizes. Local prizes. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in Half Marathon. Local producer baskets for winners. Half Marathon course prize of £250 to beat the course record of 1:09:01.

Start & Sign in for Half Marathon and 10k Races on Saturday 4th August 2018:

  1. Ferry leaves from Oban - see www.calmac.co.uk for times.  Foot passengers need to be on at least 10 mins before departure and do not need to book a ticket in advance. If you are bringing a vehicle, you do need to bookin advance.
  2. On arrival at Craignure you will be directed to the Craignure Hall from the ferry -  it is a 5 minute walk.
  3. If you are staying on the island the night before, we will put on a courtesy bus from Salen to Craignure, so you can leave your car in Salen (preferably NOT in the Salen Hotel Car Park, as this is where the event finishes). You will be directed to suitable parking spaces. West Coast Motors bus leaves from outside the Salen Hotel at 12.15am. Please look at the map to see if you need to use this bus as spaces are limited. If you are arriving on the ferry on Saturday morning, you will not need this bus.
  4. At the Craignure Hall, you will find your running number on the board inside the hall – please go to the correct table to sign in and collect your chipped running number..
  5. Remember to get your T-shirt before the race! Extra t shirts can be purchased for £8 each.
  6. Ladies changing is on the stage behind the curtains; Mens changing is in the first meeting room in the corridor past the indoor toilets. Please follow the signs.
  7. You can leave your kit bag on one of the buses as directed, which will go to the finish of the race in Salen.
  8. Spectators can travel from Craignure Hall to the finish line at the Salen Hotel in one of the courtesy buses.
  9. All Half Marathon entrants will walk to the start of the race at 1.30 at the Isle of Mull Hotel, as directed at briefing.
  10. All 10k entrants and spectators will take the bus as directed at briefing.
  11. Please attend the briefing at 1.15am.
  12. West Coast Motors courtesy buses will leave Salen for Craignure at 6.15pm for the 7.15pm ferry sailing from Craignure to Oban. 
  13. There are water and 1st Aid stops every 3 miles along the route (4 for half marathon and 2 for 10k), and at the finish. There will also be cups of dioralyte, available at the 2nd, 3rd and 4th water stops.
  14. FINISH: The finishing line is at the Salen Hotel Car Park in Salen.
  15. Luggage will be in the West Coast Motors Coach beyond the finish line.
  16. There will be 1 male and 1 female green tent for you to change in at the side of the hotel.
  17. Please note: there are NO shower facilities in the Salen Hotel for your use or ANY rooms or toilets upstairs as in previous years. We would ask that you do respect this.
  18. Registration for the Junior races will start at 10am at Salen Hotel car park. Race starts at 11am and Children's prizegiving will be a soon as their races have finished.
  19. Salen Hotel has great food and refreshments available all day: bar open: hot soup: teas, coffees: Salen Hotel burgers: paninis: toasties: delicious tobermory smoked salmon wraps.
  20. Prize Giving will be at 5pm, once all the results have been gathered.
  21. Race results and photos will be published on www.mullrunners.com by the next day after the race.

 We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday 4th August.

Half Marathon Committee

Jackie: 01688 302075/07882 519230 or Babs: 01680 300 501/07917 073419

Organiser
Jackie Parker

01688302075

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Mull Half Marathon04 Aug 2018??/175Open03 Aug 2018
Mull 10k04 Aug 2018??/75Open03 Aug 2018
Mull 5k (12-17 year olds)04 Aug 2018??/50Open03 Aug 2018
Mull 2k (11 and under)04 Aug 2018??/50Open03 Aug 2018
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
03 Aug 2018£24.00£26.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

UntilDiscounted*Standard
03 Aug 2018£24.00£26.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

Until
03 Aug 2018£8.00
Until
03 Aug 2018£8.00

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral with a card payment, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Event Address
Craignure Isle of Mull Argyll PA65 6BB