Friday, January 06, 2012

Devilla Forest Races

Carnegie Harriers presents the Devilla Forest 15 and Devilla Forest 5, two new trail races through the Devilla Forest near Kincardine.
 
WHEN:      11am, 26 February 2012
WHERE:     Scottish Police College at Tulliallan near Kincardine in Fife
WHAT:      The Devilla Forest 15 is 15KM (9.3 miles)
                The Devilla Forest 5 is 5KM (3.1 miles)
 
The DF15 follows a relatively flat 15KM circular loop of Devilla Forest, taking in a mix of fire-roads, paths and single track. The route skirts 3 lochs and goes through a variety of sheltered woodland. Ground conditions vary from boggy to hardpacked!
 
The DF5 follows a similarly flattish 5KM loop around the Moor Loch which is also within Devilla Forest.
 
Both routes are 99% off-road but suitable for ordinary trainers or trail shoes (although not suitable for spikes). The courses will be fully
marshalled and signposted.
 
HOW MUCH:  The DF15 entry fee is £9.00 (SAL) and £11.00 (non-SAL) 
                      The DF5 entry fee is £4.00 (SAL) and £6.00 (non-SAL)
ENTERING:     Via the EntryCentral website until 24 February 2012, at http://www.entrycentral.com/index.php?festivalID=240
         
Limited entry on the day available at a small surcharge
 
BENEFITS:     Great courses, slick organisation, indoor changing facilities, showers, tea and cakes, generous prize list, good atmosphere...!