Gleneagles Arena

Date Start Place OS Grid ref Type Organiser
30 Oct 2019 6:30 p.m. Gleneagles NN 900 114 Night Graham Gristwood


Further Information

Date - Wednesday 30th October

Time - Mass start at 18:30, courses close 20:00.

Venue - Gleneagles Estate ( NN900114 , Note we are NOT parking near the arena/hotel/golf-course. A real mixture of open moorland, diffuse woodland and worked land. Just over the road from the hotel and golf courses, the Estate encompasses off-road driving, running trails, horse riding, shooting and archery.

Lift shares / pick-ups - Gleneagles station is close by - write on the Facebook page -

Map - 1:10,000 ISOM17. Surveyed 2017 by Graham Gristwood. October 2018 updates. Pre-printed on waterproof paper.

Courses - Long (approx 6km) and Short (approx 4km). Gaffling. TD5 courses.

Entry - Email the organiser by Monday 10pm. NO CONTACT = NO MAP!

Cost - BOF/SOA members Adults £4 / Juniors/students £3. Non-members £6/£4.

Under 16s – must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Timing - SportIDENT and reflective canes.

Safety - spare torch and whistle are mandatory, and wearing/carrying hooded waterproof jacket is mandatory if deemed necessary by the organiser.

Hazards - Participants may encounter members of the public, bikers, dog walkers, steep slopes, undergrowth, ditches, minor roads, tank tracks (maybe wet), fences etc...

Participants take part at their own risk!

Note - Car parks are often close to houses and are often used by others, so please park considerately and change discreetly.

Post event food - If there is demand I will book a table at a nearby restaurant - let us know if you would like to eat afterwards.