Sunday 6th August 2017  


Perth's Toughest

Perth's Toughest is a race up Kinnoull Hill and Tower.  A social adventure! 

When:  Saturday 11th August 2018

Route:  See course map below.  Long is 9.7km, 435m climb. Short is 6km, 270m climb. Fun run is 2.1km, 105 climb 

Entry:  For 2018 there is a maximum entry of 150 participants so we advise entering early to avoid disappointment.  Coolmax t-shirt is an optional extra.

For this event we have an entry limit of 150 so we advise entering fast to avoid disappointment. Event Coolmax t-shirt is an optional extra - these were well received at our Edinburgh, Stirling and Glasgow events!

THE COURSE:  The event starts at Balnacraig School and goes around Kinnoull Hill - Perth's Toughest!  See course map below. Long is 9.7km, 435m climb. Short is 6km, 270m climb. Fun run is 2.1km, 105 climb.  
The RACE: 11:00am mass start for all classes. Perth's Toughest is a physical challenge up Kinnoull Hill - run, walk or crawl in your own time. A social adventure! A minimum age of 5 is required to participate - 5 to 12 years old (fun run), 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 (Senior Men, Women) and first only in junior classes.  First position only in SHORT class (Men, Women, Junior Men, Junior Women).  Prize for the winning team in the long class (3 to count).  No prizes for the fun run but everyone will receive a chocolate at the end.

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: Parking is extremely limited so we advise to come by public transport to Perth (or park in a Perth car park) and walk to Balnacraig School.

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.


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