Already tagged. Elevation and ascent statistics with customisable elevation graph. Organised under British Athletic Rules and classed as a Category A Long Hill race. The current course record times for this race are: Men : 1.59.22 and Women : 2.22.47. Stuc a Chroin is also the race that marked the start of my hill running life. Already tagged. As a walker I used to hate the rocky scramble up to the to and hated the coming back down even more. In 2009, it was a British Championship event. Ready steady go....and the boys are off . Below are some photos taken on Saturday 6th May 2017 British Championship. Category:Stuc a' Chroin Hill Race. I didn't think too much about its meaning - peak of harm or danger. Already tagged. Stuc a' Chroin race 2018 When I typed the title it was autocorrected to Stuc a chronic, it felt somehow apt. Availability: IN STOCK. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race. 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. As required by FRA rules. In a high quality field, and with occasional sleet showers, James was rewarded with a time of 3:22:21 and 214th place. View in 3D. 1. Having starred as last Carnethy at Screel last month I set my sights low for my placing at Stuc an New records were set in 2015 and stand at (Male) Hector Hains (HBT) 2:08:33, and (Female) Georgia Tindley (HBT) 02:37:48. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Saturday 2 May 2009 22km 1600metres. Already tagged. These records will now stand as the permanent records due to the change in the course. 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 pleasant drive to Strathyre delivered us to a calm, overcast day which was excellent for a run in the hills. At 21kms and about 1400m of climb, this race does not look on paper to be too daunting. White-out on Carnethy 5? 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. 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. We were heading to the Stuc a’ Chroin 5000 Hill Race in its 29th year and for the first time a UK Championship Race. It was a revelation. It turns out I was wrong - this wasn't similar and I wasn't OK at it. My season starts here. The thing was I thought I'd be OK at this. 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. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. The race starts and finishes at the outskirts of the village of Strathyre beside the A84 at the South entrance to the village. Stuc a Chroin 5000 Hill Race. 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 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. Mini Stuc' 2018 in Year of Young People. These records will now stand as the permanent records due to the change in the course. In 2013 was a Scottish Championship Race. It is also well supported by the locals who turn out to welcome the athletes home at the end. Dernières news; Les athlètes; Les sports; Vidéos; #tbt Stuc a’ Chroin hill race 2009. 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. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Price in GBP. Stuc a`Chroin Hill Race information: location, start time, distance and more. In 2013 was a Scottish Championship Race. Stuc a Chroin Hill Race Colin headed North to Strathyre to participate on the long hard tough rugged Stuc A Chroin Hill Race. Wednesday 15th January 2020 13:33. 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. Organised entirely by local volunteers it is a model for all other races. 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. to John Duncan.. Had a few more ankle ligaments & tendons back then ;) . 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. British Champs &... Tom Owens, le texte de sa publication du 18-04-2019 20:19:54 : #tbt Stuc a’ Chroin hill race 2009. Book a place for upcoming events, read reviews and ratings of past events. 04/05/2009 by Marco. 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