Lothian Running Club Annual Festive Handicap, Beecraigs – 26th December
The handicap event runs over a course of 7 km or 14 km ( 2 laps) , first runner starts at 11.00am; Beecraigs Bash Fun Run (1km approx) at 11.15am
The Courses: Both handicap runs use the same, tough loop starting near Balvornie car park , heading east through Beecraigs, round Beecraigs Loch, up the sawmill hill and returning, via Balvormie, to climb Cockleroy and back to Balvornie. The longer run is two laps of the shorter one. The route is mainly forest roads and paths and may be muddy. The climb and descent of CockleRoy is on close grazed grass.
The entry limit for the course has been reached so online advance entries are now closed. If some runners cancel, there may be a limited number of entries on the day, at BALVORMIE CAR PARK, between 09:45 and 10:30.
Please allow plenty of time to park. Once Balvormie car parks are full, the nearest car park, at the Visitor’s Centre, is 1km walk from the start/finish area.
Registration/Number Pick up will close at 11:00am 26th December
First Start 11:00am
Parking: We expect a large entry, please share transport and be prepared to park at the Visitors Centre and walk across to the start at Balvornie Car Park.
Full Event information is here: Festive Handicap Information