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Blackwood 10K Trail Race

The race starts and finishes in the small hamlet of Glenmidge situated at the bottom of a glen. The route follows a burn down a grass track,then starts climbing up a forest road; at about 2k you descend down through the Blackwood forest to the River Nith at 4k. You follow the river until about 5k when the route starts to climb back up through the forest tracks. Other than one steep rough forest road descent for about .2 k it climbs up to about 8k after which it's down hill back to finish at Glenmidge where everyone is treated to a BBQ, home made soup,tea/coffee biscuits etc.

Race dateSunday 18th August 2019
Starting time11:00am
VenueGlenmidge, Auldgirth, Dumfries
FacilitiesOff road parking, toilets, Changing. Entry on the day. Email ( for entry forms, map directions to the venue and route maps (Strava) details
Entry fee£8.00
PrizesF junior u 21 sen21-34 35+40+45+50+55+60+65+ -1st all cat ( 1st -2nd-3rd overall trophys M junior u 21 sen 21-39 40+45+50+55+60+65+1st all cat winning shield 1st overall )
OrganiserFrank Skachill
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Wednesday 4th September 2019 a 9:33am.


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