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Race the Train

This is a 7k trail race within the Cairngorm National Park, from Boat of Garten along the beautiful Speyside Way to Aviemore.  Much of the race, especially the second half, follows the railway track, so if you hear the train coming you'd better sprint for the finish!

Race dateSaturday 2nd June 2018
Starting time11:35am
VenueAviemore, Inverness-shire
FacilitiesThere are toilets and changing facilities at the Strathspey Steam Railway and the Boat of Garten Community Hall. There will also be toilets at Route 7 Cafe. Small bags will be transported from the race start back to the finish line. Please don't take valuables or large bags on the train, we have limited room to transport these back to Aviemore. Small after race refreshements and snacks are being offered to runners by Route 7 Cafe. Route 7 Cafe and and The Yellow Vest Takeaway will be open, offering breakfast and lunch in the cosy and comfortable surroundings of the Highland Home Centre. Enjoy breakfast rolls, home made soups and sandwiches with some alternatives such as quesadillas and tasty mains, as well as delicious home baking. The ideal place for spectators to relax before the runners come in or stay and have some lunch after the race
Race limit200
Distance7k
Entry fee£22.00
PrizesPrizes for 1st 2nd 3rd, Age categories, 1st local runners male & female, Juniors 1st 2nd 3rd
OrganiserKirsty Bruce
Telephone01479861272
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Friday 23rd February 2018 a 10:30am.

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runABC Scotland