Ochil's 8 Hill Relay Event - Cancelled
|Race date||Saturday 17th June 2017|
|Facilities||Ochil's 8 Hill Relay Race Sunday 24th July 2016 Starts 12 Noon Cochrane Hall, Alva, Clackmannanshire Relay Race organised by Ochil Hill Runners Race Organisers: Edel Mooney and Gary Fraser Comprising 3 legs each run by a separate runner: Leg 1 - 740m ascent/descent 6.7km Leg 2 - 437m ascent/descent 4.6km Leg 3 - 970m ascent/descent 11.4km This new, exciting hill running relay event will be run around the scenic Ochil Hills surrounding the spectacular Alva Glen. The relay comprises of three legs (each of which will be run by a separate competitor) with each changeover taking place at Johnstone park, giving spectators and competitors an exciting view of their teams progress. The first leg is a 6.7km run, running into the picturesque Alva Glen, then onto The Nebit before progressing onto Midhill, Wee Torry, then finishing back at the park for handover. There are five checkpoints to negotiate on this leg. The second leg is shorter at 4.6km with runners heading through the length of Alva Glen to the 'Smugglers Cave' viewpoint, before running up a steep ascent to Torry and back to the park again where runners handover to their final leg runner. There are three checkpoints on this leg. The third leg is the longest leg at 11.4km, run over some beautiful, exquisite areas of the Ochils. Competitors will run into Alva Glen, then onto The Nebit, Craighorn, Midhill and Wee Torry before the finale in Johnstone park. There are seven checkpoints on this final leg. For more detailed information on race guidelines, routes and safety instructions please check out the tabs on this website. Hope to see you and your team there for some fun, team spirit and camaraderie. Don’t miss out on this new exciting team event situated in the lovely hills of Clackmannanshire. There is still time to go and recce the course and see what we mean… Teams can comprise runners from one or more hill running club and do not need to be solely from one club only. Entry Forms to be Returned by 12th July 2016 For more information, check out the link below http://www.simplesite.com/builder/pages/preview3.aspx|
|Prizes||Cash prizes awarded to: Team Categories Male Senior MV40 MV50 MV60 Female Senior FV40 FV50 FV60 Mixed (Any Combination of Male / Female Runners|
|Organiser||Edel Mooney/ Gary Fraser|
Race details last updated on Tuesday 6th June 2017 a 10:43am.