Helix & Kelpies, Falkirk

Date Start Place OS Grid ref Type Organiser
8 Sep 2021 5:30 p.m. Helix and the Kelpies NS 907 806 Sprin Neil Polwart


Series Results

Local Urban Sprint series around some of our more popular areas.

Entries – Pre-entry through online system

Covid-19 Rules – All participants are expected to comply with the latest rules.

Parking / registration – tbc

Courses - Long course (optimal distance 4-4.5km) Short course (optimal distance 3-3.5 km)

U16s - Note that U16s are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult willing to take responsibility for decision making regarding road crossings and road safety.

Map – 1:4000 or 1:5000, ISSprOM 2019

Terrain – tbc.

Timing System – SPORTIdent will be used. Touch free punching will be activated.

Cost –
FVO and SOA members: £5.00 seniors / £3.00 juniors and students Non-members: £6.00 seniors / £4.00 juniors and student

Starts – From 17:30 to 18:45

Courses Close – 19:30. All participants MUST report to the finish by that time.

Social – tbc

Safety Info – Please be aware of traffic, which may be fast moving. Please also watch out for members of the public, dogs and cyclists. Extra hazards tbc. . Participants take part at their own risk – Any participants with relevant pre-existing medical conditions which might affect their participation should disclose them to the race organisers before they start.

Further Information

As there are no road crossings at this event, juniors do not require to be shadowed. There is quite a lot of water, however, including the Forth & Clyde canal, so you may accompany your child if you wish.