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Hessilhead 10k

01 Aug 18

Now in its FOURTH YEAR, this event is being held to raise funds to support Hessilhead Wildlife Rescue Trust, Gateside, Ayrshire. It is run over a flat, fast course with every opportuntiy to set a PB time.

At least £10 of each entry fee will be donated to Hessilhead and so far we have managed with the support of entrants to raise over £1000pa.

Location: the 10k race will be held on quiet paths along the side of Castle Semple Loch and on the cycle path towards Kilbarchan. The surface is a mixture of tarmac and hardcore and is almost entirely flat.

Registration: is from 6.15pm outside the Visitor Centre at Castle Semple with the race start a few metres away on the adjacent cycle path. The 10k race is restricted to 150 runners and online entries close at midnight on Tuesday 31 July. The race starts at 7.15pm.

Entry Fees:

10k race:  SAL/UKA Registered £12, Others £14 (including £2 levy to Scottish Athletics). The race is open to runners aged 16 years or older.

10k Race limited to 150 runners.

Prizes: There are no formal prizes, but spot prizes may be offered.

Results: will be lodged on the race Hessilhead 10k Facebook page shortly after the end of the race and thereafter on the SAL website.

The race route can be found at http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6650127

Head north-east along the railway for 1k, turn right to the side of the loch and run to Visitor Centre, passing along the side of the car park and up (short climb) onto the railway and back to the start line before running c3k on the railway to the turn. Return on the railway and at c9k drop left onto the side of the loch again and along to the finish at the visitor centre.



Robert Rogerson

0141 444 8628

Dates and Status

Date: 01/08/2018

Status: Open

Total Places: 150

Places Available: ??

31 Jul 2018£12.00£14.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Event Address
Castle Semple Visitor Centre Lochlip Road Lochwinnoch PA12 4EA