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Sting in Stirling

The adidas TERREX Sting is a 5 day non stop adventure race, starting and finishing in Stirling. This exciting race will test teams as they navigate their way round this dramatic 500km course taking in some of Scotland’s most spectacular scenery. Teams will be expecting to enjoy and endure fell running, mountain biking, canoeing, orienteering, and will encounter some surprises along the way.

With a beautiful landscape filled with mountains, hills, lochs and rivers, Scotland is a perfect destination for such an event. The race will take participants to all those hidden gems, it might even offer them a chance to marvel at the stunning views. Participants will be prepared for anything and everything.

Hopes for Sting? “A good challenging and sporting race with a satisfying outcome for all teams having travelled through some tremendous scenery”. Joe Faulkner, team NAV4.

Not only is this a big event in its own right it is also the qualifier for the Adventure Racing (AR) World Series. This unites the best endurance athletes from around the globe.

“We have big ambitions for the race, and we make no bones of that, we are there to win!” Bruce Duncan, from team adidas Terrex.
Race dateSaturday 18th August 2012
Starting time12:00pm
VenueScotland
Distance250k
OrganiserOpen Adventure
Telephone015395 31048
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Monday 15th July 2019 a 7:03am.

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runABC Scotland