This 5½ mile Trail Race is part of the Tour of Clydsdale and can either be run as a single race or as part of the series. The race is being organised by Kilbarchan AAC. The race starts at 7:15pm on Monday August 3. The route will start and finish on the Cycle Track at the Railway Bridge, Low Barholm, Kilbarchan. Access to the Cycle Track is from Low Barholm or Barrmill Crescent. The course will follow an out and back route along the cycle path (NCN Route 7) westwards towards Lochwinnoch turning at the old Castle Semple Collegiate Church. Total distance about 5½ miles. The cost to enter the four race series is £14.50 for Sal members and an extra £2 for non members. The individual race costs £4 (£6 for non members).
From Glasgow take the M8 westwards and leave at Junction 28A (signposted A737 Irvine). Exit from the A737 at the third junction after leaving the M8 and turn right on to Easwald Bank. Immediately after passing under a bridge turn right into Barrhill Crescent where parking is available. There are no toilets or other facilities at this venue.
Runners must be aware of and show consideration for members of the public using the cycle path and should keep to the left allowing room on the right for overtaking.