Run with the Wind 10K

11.30am Sunday 3rd November 2013

Race Information

The 'Run with the Wind'10K road race is rural point to point starting at the Ardochrig entrance to Whitelee Wind Farm and finishing in Kirkland Park, Strathaven. The route is undulating but mainly downhill and is accurately measured. We will be using chip timing. Details of the race profile and route are provided below.

Registration takes place at Kirkland Park School, Lethame Rd, Strathaven from 09.30 to 10.50. Numbers and chips will be picked up on race day at registration. No information will be sent by post before the race.

Basic changing facilities for men and women will be available at registration. There are no showering facilities. Parking is available at Strathaven Park and Strathaven Sports Centre - both short walks from the race HQ.

From registration competitors will be taken by bus to the race start (included in entry fee). Please note that buses will leave at 11.00 am prompt, so allow time for registration and then the short walk to the bus departure point (5 minutes from registration). All runners must use the buses as there is no parking available at the race starting point. The race will start at 11.30 am. There will be water stations at approx 5km and at the finish.

Soup and sandwiches/home baking will be available for all competitors in the registration hall after the race, free of charge.

All runners are responsible for their own safety and although the course is fully marshalled, marshalls cannot stop traffic - normal road/pedestrian rules therefore apply. The Strathaven Striders will not be responsible for any personal injury or accidents that occur.

Race results will be posted on the Strathaven Striders web site within 24 hours of the race completion.

The race is a Scottish Athletics Permit Event - under UK Athletics Rules

Please refer to the event website ( for updates.

ENTRIES SHOULD BE MADE ONLINE VIA ENTRYCENTRAL. Unfortunately we cannot offer any refund of entry fees.

Enjoy the race.


Route Summary

Route Distance: 10km    
Total Ascent: 60m Total Descent: 188m  

Elevation Profile

Overview Map

2006 Crown Copyright; Ordnance Survey, Licence Number PU 100034184

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