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10th Ochil 2000's Race

26th August 2017

Part of Long Classics Series

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Course records:

Male: 3:02:30 Kenny Richmond (2016)
Female: 3:24:57 Catriona Buchanan (2016) 

Old Course (Pre 2016)
Male: 2:39:17 Murray Strain (2012)
Female: 2:51:53 Angela Mudge (2008) 

Note: Route Change in 2016 because of forestry in Menstrie Glen - Colsnaur Hill now included in race

2016 Race Results

2015 Race Results

2014 Race Results

2013 Race Results

2012 Race Results

2011 Race Results

2010 Race Results

2009 Race Results

2008 Race Results

2007 Race Results

2007 Race Report

2007 Photos

AL 33km 1770m feet - £13 - Closing date for pre-entries is 22th August. EOD - £16 will be available but space may be limitied on the coaches.

Because of the need to book coaches well in advance, we are imposing a race limit of 106.

Registration and Finish will be at the Gannochy Sports Centre at Stirling University (NS 805965). A Bus will take everyone to the start at the Glensherup Car Park in Glen Devon at 10:45.

Registration will be from 9:30am to 10:30am with changing facilities available at the Gannochy. The Start will be at 12 noon.

Only two parts of the route will be marked, from to start onto the open ground below Innerdownie (you must cross the deer fence at one of the 3 marked crossing points - you will be disqualified if you climb the fence)and then from the Gate at the entrance of Yellow Craig woods (NS820974) back to the University, you must follow the marked route from the gate to the bottom of the muddy bank

There will be a control (Orienteering style Kite and SI Dibber) or Marshall on top of each of the 2000 foot plus peaks in the Ochils and additinally on Colsnaur Hill in Menstrie and on Dumyat.

You will be required to carry

  • Map
  • Whistle
  • Compass
  • Full waterproof body cover
  • Hat
  • Gloves

We also recomend you carry a mobile phone with you

Kit will be checked at registration

Two cut-off times to ensure everyone gets off the hills in a reasonable time - these are 1 hour 30 mins at Kings Seat and 2 hours 45 mins at Ben Ever.

Details on the Maps - Landranger Sheet 58/57 - Perth to Alloa, Explorer sheet 366 - Stirling and Ochil Hills West, Harvey Maps - Ochil Hills

Entry form and On-line entry: Entry Page

Need more details Contact Us

Current Entries for the 2017 Race

Checkpoints

Hill Height Grid Refrence
Innerdownie 611m NN 967031
Whitewisp Hill 643m NN 955014
Tarmangie Hill 645m NN 943015
Kings Seat Hill 648m NS 936998
Andrew Gannel Hill 670m NN 919005
The Law 638m NS 910996
Ben Cleuch 721m NN 903007
Ben Buck 679m NN 896014
Ben Ever 622m NN 893001
Blairdennon Hill 631m NN 866019
Colsnaur Hill 553m NS 861993
Menstrie 30m NS 849971
Dumyat 418m NS 836977

Copyright Alex King (Ochil Hill Runners) V4.2.3 (Apr 2017)