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Kintyre Way Ultra

11 May 2024

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description


Trail-running in glorious scenery

Saturday 11th May 2024, 08:30 start

Tayinloan - Clachan - Skipness - Tarbert, 31 miles

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Showers at the finish in Tarbert

Free massage in the marquee at the finish.

Refreshments at finish (soup, burger with veg option, and Danish pastry)

Kids' entertainment - face-painting, magic, etc

Drop bags taken to both checkpoints and to the finish

Ultra route fully waymarked with distance markers at 1-mile intervals

AND ... GPS tracking for all runners, with these benefits -

  • Friends and family can see your progress on a map

  • Supporters know when to expect you at checkpoints

  • If you get lost, race control will know

Full details on our website

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Entry options:

Enter as a solo runner or as a relay team of 3 (or 2 if you wish). Each relay runner must enter separately and you don't all have to enter at the same time, the only link being your team name which should be agreed beforehand.

The 3 sections are:
   Tayinloan - Clachan, 9.4 miles, 160m climb
   Clachan - Skipness, 12 miles, 370m climb
   Skipness - Tarbert, 10 miles, 430 m climb

Solo runners can collect their drop-bags at each of the 2 checkpoints (Clachan and Skipness)

Relay runners have to provide their own transport to and from the 2 checkpoints.


   Entry fee - Solo £55, Relay £50 per runner, with £2 reduction for members of SAL or EAL
   Bus from Tarbert to the start, leaving at 06:45:  £8
   Frame for 3 coasters when you have done the solo race on all 3 parts of the Kintyre Way: £10

   Up to 28 Feb: full refund less £10 handling fee
   Up to 31 March: 50% refund
   After 31 March: no refund unless exceptional circumstances, at organisers' discretion

No deferrals


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

ULTRA Marathon
20 Apr 2024 23:59£53.00£55.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

20 Apr 2024 23:59£48.00£50.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

Dates and Status

Date: 11 May 2024

Closing Date: 20 Apr 2024 23:59

Status: Closed

ULTRA Marathon??/160
ULTRA Relay??/100


Robert Reid

07712 828106


Tayinloan Village Hall, Tayinloan, Tarbert, Argyll. PA29 6XG OS grid ref NR 69745 45859 w3w: debate.stood.blotches