Edinburgh's Toughest is a race up Arthur's Seat. A social adventure!
When: Saturday 8th April 2017
Route: The route is 5.2 kilometers with 1091 feet of climb - up and down Arthur's Seat! NB: Due to Historic Scotland restrictions the turn around will be at the col about 10metres in height from the summit.
Entry: For 2017 there is a maximum entry of 300 participants so we advise entering early to avoid disappointment. All entrants will receive a Coolmax t-shirt
|Race date||Saturday 8th April 2017|
|Venue||St Margaret’s Loch, Holyrood Park|
|Facilities||THE COURSE: The long route is 5.7km with 1091 feet of climb. The short route is 4.2 kilometers with 731 feet of climb. The start and finish will be at St Margaret's Loch. The route follows the road up to Dunsapie Loch before joining the grass path up towards the summit of Arthur's Seat (return on the same route back to the finish). Top lap twice for long course. NB: Due to Historic Scotland restrictions the turn around will be at the col about 10metres in height from the summit. The RACE: 2:00pm mass start for all classes. Edinburgh's Toughest is a physical challenge up Arthur's Seat - run, walk or crawl in your own time. A social adventure! A minimum age of 12 is required to participate - junior class is 12 to 16 years old; a 17 year old on the day of the race is classed as an adult.. The Race is held under UK Athletics rules, and is a scottishathletics Permit Event.|
|Prizes||All entrants will receive a Coolmax t-shirt! First 3 in each class (Men, Women, Junior Men, Junior Women).|
Race details last updated on Wednesday 5th April 2017 a 10:55am.