Stirling's Toughest

Stirling's Toughest is a race around Stirling Castle.  A social adventure! 

When:  Saturday 4th November 2017

Route:  LONG:  8.2 km with 800 feet of climb  (2 laps) 
           SHORT:  4.1 km with 400 feet of climb  (1 lap)  

Entry:  For 2017 there is a maximum entry of 150 participants so we advise entering early to avoid disappointment.  

For this event we have an entry limit of 150 so we advise entering fast to avoid disappointment. 

THE COURSE: The start and finish are just behind Cowane's Hospital and the course goes around Stirling Castle and King's Knott fields. The lap is 4.1km with 400 feet of climb. Short course - 1 lap and Long course - 2 laps.

The RACE: 11:00am mass start for all classes. Stirling's Toughest is a physical challenge up around Stirling Castle - run, walk or crawl in your own time. A social adventure! A minimum age of 12 is required to participate - junior class is 12 to 16 years old; a 17 year old on the day of the race is classed as an adult.. The Race is held under UK Athletics rules, and is a scottishathletics Permit Event.

PRIZES / AWARDS:  First 3 in each LONG course class (Men, Women, Junior Men, Junior Women).  First position only in SHORT class (Men, Women, Junior Men, Junior Women).  Prize for the winning team in the short and long class (3 to count).

FIRST AID / INJURIES: The event is a strenuous one, and the organisers cannot accept responsibility for any accidents or injuries. First-aid kits will be provided to race marshalls. First aiders will be available at the start, on the course and at the finish. Anyone withdrawing during the event must inform a race official.

CAR-PARKING: Come by public transport/foot/bike if possible. Registration is in Cowane's Hospital, 49 St John St, Stirling FK8 1ED

REFRESHMENTS: Drinks and sustenance will be available at the start, finish area and on the course.

RESULTS: The full official results will be put onto the event's web-site asap.
COURSE MAP (TBC - 25th Oct)


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