It was a revelation. 561167) The route follows a track uphill behind the start area & joins the forest road after about 500 yards in a South direction. It’s the only hill race in Britain not organised by a hill or fell running club, but rather by the Strathyre community for runners from all over Scotland and beyond. Strathyre, Stirling, United Kingdom. However there was only a smattering of Westies men and a smidgeon of Westies women. Its held on Saturday may 3rd Starting in Strathyre. Already tagged. Stuc a’ Chroin | Coiners Fell Race At the British Championship race at Stuc a’ Chroin, James Riley was the sole Todmorden representative to make the long journey to Perthshire for the extremely tough and boggy 14mile route that included over 5000 feet of ascent. Mini Stuc' was trialled in 2017 by the adult Stuc A Chroin hill race committee, in partnership with Active Stirling. The Stuc a’ Chroin race had to undergo a route change because of building development work. After about 2 miles the edge of the forest is reached (grid ref 577145). Stuc a Chroin Hill Race. British Champs & 2nd place (by 3 seconds!) . Stuc a' Chroin race 2018 When I typed the title it was autocorrected to Stuc a chronic, it felt somehow apt. Find out more about Stuc a’ Chroin Hill Race on 3rd May 2008 including route, elevation, and reviews by other runners Find out more about Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race on 2nd May 2009 including route, elevation, and reviews by other runners We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Already tagged. Comments. ), the race is 22k long and the course record is 1:59:22 for the males, and 2:22:47 for the females. Usually blessed with good weather, its timing at the beginning of May does mean that there may be a variety of conditions – consult the forecast before your journey … and don’t forget the midge repellent as well as your mandatory equipment. Book a place for upcoming events, read reviews and ratings of past events. Stuc a Chroin 5000. The pleasant drive to Strathyre delivered us to a calm, overcast day which was excellent for a run in the hills. The wee bit over tussocky grass before you can see over the edge is also pretty steep before the different challenge altogether of the drop down. I made a late decision to raise some money for the Disabled Centre in Ghana – basically getting people to pay me to have fun – and had a good chat with a reporter from the Courier on Friday and he gave me a good write up in Saturday’s paper. Maps for fell and mountain races produced in cooperation with Pete Bland Sports. The race itself is described on the website (www/stucachroin5000,org.uk ) as follows: The race starts and finishes at the outskirts of the village of Strathyre beside the A84 at the South entrance to the village. I feel that this years Stuc a'Chroin race illustrated that sometimes even experienced fell runners and marshals can get it wrong. Price in GBP. Called the Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 because of its previously approximate total climb (in feet! It was the 26th Stuc a’Chroin 5000 Hill Race – a fourteenish miles return trip from Strathyre to the top of Stuc a’Chroin (‘the peak of danger’) which stands at 3199 feet to the east of Loch Lubnaig. View in 3D. Bruce was very suspicious of this wee suspension bridge and teetered over, bandy-legged. It turns out I was wrong - this wasn't similar and I wasn't OK at it. 22km and 5000 ft of climb with a wide variety of terrain and tough rocky hill-top ridge. I'd been OK at what I thought was similar stuff. 04/05/2009 by Marco. British Champs &... Tom Owens, le texte de sa publication du 18-04-2019 20:19:54 : #tbt Stuc a’ Chroin hill race 2009. Watch Queue Queue This video is unavailable. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. Description; Delivery & Returns; Product Description. In a high quality field, and with occasional sleet showers, James was rewarded with a time of 3:22:21 and 214th place. hill runner. pin. Media in category "Stuc a' Chroin Hill Race" The following 2 files are in this category, out of 2 total. (grid ref. Already tagged. Find out more about Stuc a' Chroin Hill Race on 30th Apr 2005 including route, elevation, and reviews by other runners While he was away up the hill, Bruce and I went for a walk. ç à Þ.net /news. This route heads in along good tracks and paths from Loch Earn to the north and can easily be extended to include the quieter Corbett peaks of Beinn Each and Meall nan Fearna. Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race Route and Profile So – this race is really not for the faint-hearted and while Yan, Kevin, Tracy, Chris, Susie and Gilly plodded their way along 53 miles of the Hoka Highland Fling Ultra (slackers! Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 1:00 PM – 6:30 PM UTC+01. Training run in the sun. The ‘5000’ bit is feet of ascent so it is going to make you work for it. Some photos at the start of the race route  should be on a trail through the trees, as access was not good these were taken on the road running parallel to the trail. A well supported race, there are usually a lot of English athletes taking part because of the nature of the event – and possibly as a recce for the following years. The campsite south of the village is usually jam packed as are the local B&B’s and hotels – this year (2014) will be more difficult because two of the hotels, the Munro and the Ben Sheann, are closed which means two restaurants and bars fewer as well. #shettlestonharriers #salomonrunning. Warm up. At 21kms and about 1400m of climb, this race does not look on paper to be too daunting. After about 2 miles the edge of the forest is reached (grid ref 577145). Ahhh, the mighty Stuc A Chroin 5000, one that puts the HILL in hill race. Stuc a'Chroin hill race A British and Scottish championship race made for a big field in this tough long race. The ‘5000’ bit is feet of ascent so it is going to make you work for it. Down the hill to cross the hill-walkers’ path through Glen Ample (350m) grid ref 591160). 22 from the club raced – here are a few of the better looking ones. 04/05/2009 by Marco. New records were set in 2015 and stand at (Male) Hector Hains (HBT) 2:08:33, and (Female) Georgia Tindley (HBT) 02:37:48. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Stuc A Chroin Hill Race After recent dreadful performances I was very nervous about this long tough race. Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race information: location, start time, distance and more. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. I had done it once before two years previously and got round in 3:22 suffering with cramp in the hot conditions. Wednesday 15th January 2020 13:33. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Back for another go at the Stuc, hoping to do better than last year when I was timed out at the crossover, albeit when they reduced the … Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Colin headed North to Strathyre to participate on the long hard tough rugged Stuc A Chroin Hill Race. I have walked to the top starting from the car park at Bracklynn Falls in Callander,  via Braeleny Farm. Light and practical. More than 10 in stock. This is maybe more remarkable because it is one of very few hill races throughout the British Isles which is not organised by a running club or combination of clubs. Leaving Roslin with Joel Sylvester and Helen Wise we knew that the weather was likely to be iffy, but the views of the hills was spectacular as we headed up the M9. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Saturday 2 May 2009 22km 1600metres There was a massive turnout of over 300 runners for this British Champs race over the Trossachs Corbett of Ben Each and Munro Stuc a Chroin. Home » Race Archive » ARCHIVED RACE: Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 @ South end of Strathyre Village, Strathyre, Perthshire, United Kingdom on 04 May 2013 « ARCHIVED RACE: Forest of Dean Autumn Half Marathon @ Speech House, Cinderford, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom on 29 September 2013 £4.50. Public. Already tagged. February 2003. Ready steady go....and the boys are off . Folds small into a bumbag or pocket. It’s a wonderful course, albeit one that I would never have  attempted to run. From the summit the SE ridge of Stuc a'Chroin provides first class running on a faint path, closing the loop back in the bealach below Meall na h-lolaire. It was my 3rd Stuc a'Chroin Race, back after a 10 year absence. Organised under British Athletic Rules and classed as a Category A Long Hill race, and in 2009 and 2017, it was a British Championship event with over 300 runners and in 2013, hosted one of the Scottish Athletics Championships Long Hill races. New records were set in 2015 and stand at (Male) Hector Hains (HBT) 2:08:33, and (Female) Georgia Tindley (HBT) 02:37:48. It’s an area we like very much. Scottish national cross-country championship? Stuc a Chroin Hill Race I played around with the idea of running this race but I think that it is a bit early to run your first proper hill race one week after the fling. There was a massive turnout of over 300 runners for this British Champs race over the Trossachs Corbett of Ben Each and Munro Stuc a Chroin. direction – rough ground – no path – follow edge of forest to (grid ref 583160) cross Meal Mor (550m) to point (grid ref 585160) overlooking Glen Ample. All else has been preparation – a few (not enough) hill runs and walks as well as the races. to John Duncan.. Had a few more ankle ligaments & tendons back then ;) . Organised under British Athletic Rules and classed as a Category A Long Hill race. Okay I know that I ran in the Islands Peaks race but I think of that more like an ultra. Comments. The changes are only to the start / finish location as well as the initial and last section of the race. 1. Okay I know that I ran in the Islands Peaks race but I think of that more like an ultra. In 2013 was a Scottish Championship Race. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race I played around with the idea of running this race but I think that it is a bit early to run your first proper hill race one week after the fling. The Return: An ascent to Bealach nan Cabar (Cross-over Point), down long grass slopes to cross Glen Ample path (grid ref 591158) then follow the forest track to the welcoming crowds to return to Strathyre. Book a place for upcoming events, read reviews and ratings of past events. We were heading to the Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 Hill Race in its 29th year and for the first time a UK Championship Race. I was hopeful! Elevation and ascent statistics with customisable elevation graph. 22km / 1350m ascent. Already tagged. My season starts here. Availability: IN STOCK. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Saturday 2 May 2009 22km 1600metres. In 2009, it was a British Championship event. Already tagged. Race: Date: Stuc a'Chroin : 02 May : Isle Of Jura Fell Race : 23 May: Trotternish Ridge : 06 June: Arrochar Alps : 27 June : Ben Rinnes : 25 July: Glenshee 9 : 01 August: Ochil 2000s : 22 August: Two Breweries : 26 September: Pentland Skyline : 11 October: Rules: Scoring: 1000 points will be awarded to the winner of each race. White-out on Carnethy 5? ), the race up until 2016 was 22k long and the course record was 1:59:22 for the males, and 2:22:47 for the females. As a walker I used to hate the rocky scramble up to the to and hated the coming back down even more. From Beinn Each the route follows a hill walkers path along an undulating ridge to Bealach nan Caber (grid ref 603165) (Cross-over Point) then follows the same path for a scramble to Stuc a’ Chroin (972m)(grid ref 617175) via Bealach Glas (grid ref 606171). The clue is in the title but the course takes in approximately 5000 feet of ascent over 20 km. Already tagged. There was a massive turnout of over 300 runners for this British Champs race over the Trossachs Corbett of Ben Each and Munro Stuc a Chroin. So when the Stuc a Chroin race started in 1988, we would come up, if there was no track league match that required our presence, to spectate. Upgrade your experience! The 3D image below, taken from the race website and originally courtesy of Geomantics gives a good overview of the route: An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. If it wasn’t for Rob’s emails I would still be blissfully ignorant of this amazing hill run. ), the race is 22k long and the course record is 1:59:22 for the males, and 2:22:47 for the females. It is very hard beginning as it does with the short, steep climb up from the start at Strathyre to the forestry road which takes you up almost to the drop into the glen. These records will now stand as the permanent records due to the change in the course. Posted on May 6, 2012 by duncanb. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race. The thing was I thought I'd be OK at this. Against our predictions, the new course came in faster than we thought, and the lure of the sub 2 hour record still excites.The new course is approximately a 5,000 feet ascent, or 1500 metres, and 20 km long. Harvey Stuc A Chroin Race Map. It was a bit of a hard sell, all the local runners who've done the Stuc a' Chroin hill race have come back with tales of how brutal the 14 miles and 5000ft ascent/descent are, with some declaring 'never again' on finishing. Dernières news; Les athlètes; Les sports; Vidéos; #tbt Stuc a’ Chroin hill race 2009. Practice. Show Map. Organised under British Athletic Rules and classed as a Category A Long Hill race. In 2013 was a Scottish Championship Race. Ben Vorlich and scramble up Stuc a' Chroin. liljonb: 31/05/2018: Great walk from Ardvorlich with Ben Vorlich too: twg27: 25/05/2018: Ran race in 2018 and 2017 from Strathyre, very tough race! 25k: Kevthecat: 05/04/2018: CDMC Callander meet. clashcityrocker: 13/01/2018 ), me, Duncan, Stuart, Mike, Tim and Andrea braved the Munro Stuc. Stuc is a cheeky wee race that kids-on it is a half marathon in distance with a few hills and bogs along the way. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race I didn't know that the Stuc a Chroin was on on Saturday or I would have gone along to see it and wander up the hill a bit - it's only 5 miles down the road after all. 561167) The route follows a track uphill behind the start area & joins the forest road after about 500 yards in a South direction. Ben Vorlich, Stuc a'Chroin & neighbours Routes up the Munros and Corbetts south of Loch Earn Viewed from the south, Ben Vorlich and Stuc a'Chroin are prominant landmarks, seen rising above the Braes O'Doune windfarm. Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race information: location, start time, distance and more. Stuc a'Chroin was the first of the series. At the age of 18 I was in first year at university and hating every minute of it, and then I found the subset of the Dundee Hawkhill Harriers who, led by Charlie Love, went hill running. Unfortunately at the time of photographing this route the trees and undergrowth were very overgrown most of the way up until the deer fence at the foot of the hill. These records will now stand as the permanent records due to the change in the course. Stuc a'Chroin is located just south of Loch Earn in Stirlingshire. I'd been OK at what I thought was similar stuff. Produced by Pete Bland Sports in conjunction with Harvey these maps are designed to meet the specific needs of the fell racer/runner. It’s the only hill race in Britain not organised by a hill or fell running club, but rather by the Strathyre community for runners from all over Scotland and beyond. Updated about 8 years ago. Having failed miserably at the Lochaber Marathon with a planned slow steady pace I decided to head off at a good pace and try to maintain myself at a 160+ heart rate for as long as possible. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. At the age of 18 I was in first year at university and hating every minute of it, and then I found the subset of the Dundee Hawkhill Harriers who, led by Charlie Love, went hill running. An excellent viewpoint. Many years before moving to Lochearnhead in 1996, I came up to walk on the hills – a friend and I walked from Brig o’Turk up over Ben Ledi, to Strathyre, over Ben Sheann to Balquihidder and then over to Loch Katrine before returning to the start. Mini Stuc' 2018 in Year of Young People. The climb up a steep heather slope to the top of Beinn Each (grid ref 603158) is a bit more testing until you reach the summit at 811 metres. Stuc a' Chroin Fell Race. This is the third time I have successfully survived Stuc (let’s not mention the 1st!) We were lucky with the weather (later we saw hail and snow!) Three intrepid Harriers set off on Saturday morning to drive the 1 1/2 hours to the scenic village of Strathyre, 9 miles north of Callander in the famous Trossachs. Il se compose d'abord d'un texte d'initiation, com-mençant à la page 3 de l'ouvrage et s'achevant à la page 169; ensuite d'une bibliographie ex-haustive, recensant tous les ouvrages des au-teurs cités et tous les ouvrages pa-noramiques sur la KR: elle débute à la page 173 pour se ter-miner à la page 483. Okay I know that I ran in the Islands Peaks race but I think of that more like an ultra. As required by FRA rules. Or we would walk into Glen Ample from the carpark south of Strathyre and have our picnic watching the runners come down one side and head up the other. Ascending the west ridge of Ben Each in the annual Stuc a Chroin Race - geograph.org.uk - 586860.jpg 640 × 346; 64 KB. However there was only a smattering of fellow Westies men and a smidgeon of Westies women. Below are some photos taken on Saturday 6th May 2017 British Championship. The first doubts started to creep in at around mile 3. I played around with the idea of running this race but I think that it is a bit early to run your first proper hill race one week after the fling. We were heading to the Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 Hill Race in its 29th year and for the first time a UK Championship Race. Side show. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race. As a runner in skimpy clothing we rely heavily on our high work rate to keep us warm and this served me well, but drop this work rate just a small amount in tough conditions and suddenly you can find yourself in a downward spiral and suffering from exposure. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Back for another go at the Stuc, hoping to do better than last year when I was timed out at the crossover, albeit when they reduced the … I didn't think too much about its meaning - peak of harm or danger. The race starts and finishes at the outskirts of the village of Strathyre beside the A84 at the South entrance to the village. It turns out I was wrong - this wasn't similar and I wasn't OK at it. Organised entirely by local volunteers it is a model for all other races. Already tagged. Premium maps are available in this area. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. You think you’ve seen the best of the best when you watch, eagle-eyed, the London Marathon or stand on the sidelines ringing your cowbell and cheer on your team mates at a local cross country, but there’s something pretty darn special about a Scottish Hill Race. Stuc a' Chroin 5000 Hill Race May 4th 2013 From Steve Respinger : Just to keep you posted about the Stuc a' Chroin 5000 race on May 4th 2013 (aka Star Wars Day!). Winning my age category at Cartmel? Two sets of toilets fewer too! Mini Stuc' is an event worth celebrating and according to runners from the participating rural Stirling schools, it was well worth taking part in. Route map for 'Stuc A' Chroin Hill Race Route' - a 21.65km running route near Strathyre, UK. Called the Stuc a' Chroin 5000 because of its approximate total climb (in feet! However there was only a smattering of Westies men and a smidgeon of Westies women. The popularity is more evident in May when the annual Stuc a'Chroin 5000 hillrace takes place. Stuc a Chroin 5000 Hill Race. Stuc a Chroin summit. Hosted by Stuc a'Chroin 5000. clock. May 6, 2019 Filed Under: News. hill runner. It is also well supported by the locals who turn out to welcome the athletes home at the end. Spectating at Stuc a’ Chroin Hill Race. Okay I know that I ran in the Islands Peaks race but I think of that more like an ultra. Or we’d just wander up and down the track encouraging the runners. Stuc is a cheeky wee race that kids-on it is a half marathon in distance with a few hills and bogs along the way. We would walk up to the point where the trail drops down into Glen Ample, sit with our picnics and watch the runners come over the top and , leaving rucksacks and backpacks of all sorts, head down into the glen. Stuc a Chroin is also the race that marked the start of my hill running life. Stuc a’Chroin 5000 Race Report: 13.2 miles and 5000 vertical feet later. The first doubts started to creep in at around mile 3. In 2009, it was a British Championship event. Having starred as last Carnethy at Screel last month I set my sights low for my placing at Stuc an Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Saturday 2 May 2009 22km 1600metres. The Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 Hill Race is classed as a ‘Category A Long Hill Race’ under British Athletic Rules. Waterfield, Tillybirloch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland AB5 17PS TEL: + 44 7452877912. As this is one of only three Munros in the area around the town of Callander it attracts a lot of climbers. Stuc a Chroin is also the race that marked the start of my hill running life. Stuc a’Chroin possibly means hill of the little sheepfold, a reference to Gleann a’Chroin which is overlooked by Meall na Caora, hill of the sheep, and Beinn Each, hill of the horses. TrackFollow_Stuc a Chroin Hill Race. The path up to Ben Vorlich was quite busy but a lot less people made the journey to Stuc a' Chroin. Very windy up to Ben Vorlich but then it died off. The scramble up to Stuc a' Chroin wasn't that bad and there was only one bit that involved stretching your arm out to get a fingerhold. The scree path back down was a bit steep but fine. 6.5 hours in … It is often included in the British Fell Running Championship and is classed as a long race. The Stuc a’ Chroin race had to undergo a route change because of building development work. Category:Stuc a' Chroin Hill Race. Stuc a' Chroin race 2018 When I typed the title it was autocorrected to Stuc a chronic, it felt somehow apt. It was a revelation. We’ve spent the weekend in the Highlands, where Tom has been running a race – the Stuc a’Chroin 5000. I played around with the idea of running this race but I think that it is a bit early to run your first proper hill race one week after the fling. Tough SHR championship counter on Clachnaben? (grid ref. and it still proves a tough race. This is a group to gauge interest in participation for the Stuc a' Chroin 5000 hill race on 2nd May 2015. February 2003. Date: May 4, 2014 Author: haemathlete 0 Comments. SKU: YHFRST. Quantity: Add to Cart. Already tagged. Just before the deer fence the overgrowth was so bad that again access wasn’t good so the photos are where they are, hopefully somewhere close! Stuc a' Chroin Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation Stuc a'Chroin is a steep and rocky peak, involving a scramble when ascended (as is common) from neighbouring Ben Vorlich. My wife and I and various friends walked the Glen Ogle Trail quite often too. Already tagged. Grey clouds and snow on the hills gave the Trossachs and intimidating look on the drive up from Glasgow, it was unlikely to be pleasant up top. Route profile for 'Stuc A' Chroin Hill Race Route'. Find out more about Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race on 2nd May 2009 including route, elevation, and reviews by other runners These two high peaks, along with their neighbours indicate the … The current course record times for this race are: Men : 1.59.22 and Women : 2.22.47. Reference above from http://www.stucachroin5000.org.uk/. Spirits were high on the start line, everyone seemingly looking forward to a fine effort. Ben Vorlich is ascended without any difficulties, however Stuc a'Chroin may require some scrambling if connecting with Ben Vorlich via Bealach an Dubh Choirein. about 7 months ago. The thing was I thought I'd be OK at this. Called the Stuc a' Chroin 5000 because of its approximate total climb (in feet! . However, the technical nature of the terrain for pretty much the whole race makes this a real challenge. Stuc a'Chroin 5000 2016 - Richard Toller. It’s a great day, a wonderful event and deservedly popular with all connected with it. Jump to navigation Jump to search. My excuse of "It is too close to the Scottish Islands Peaks Race" was not valid this year so it had to be done. Turn left in a N.E. Strathyre, UK. You might be aware that this is our 25th Anniversary, and this year, to commemorate this, we're proud to be hosting the Scottish Athletics Championship Race, and one of the two Scottish Hill Runners Long Championship Races. You have not climbed Stuc a' Chroin. It would be an exceptional understatement to say that yesterday’s race was blessed with better weather than last year’s. Plotted with the plotaroute.com route planner. Its held on Saturday may 3rd Starting in Strathyre. Beinn Each Variation. 22 km and 1500 m of ascent with a lot of the course over very rugged terrain. Stuc a' Chroin 5000 Hill Race (St Andrews) has 37 members. Very pleased with the time of 3 hrs 34 min and 158% of the winning time. Our price £4.50. Which was excellent for a run in the annual Stuc a Chroin Hill race Saturday 2 May 2009 22km stuc a' chroin race. 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