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Carrick Lowland Gathering - Hill Race

Hill race

Hill Race at the Carrick Lowland Gathering

The Saughhill Race is organised by the committee of Girvan Athletics Club

The Saughhill race is 4.5km and is a climb of 265m. The race is open to any runners there is no requirement to be a member of a club. The race commences at 2:00pm

  • Juniors - Male & Female - under 18, under 16, under 14
  • Seniors - Male & Female - 18 +, 40 +, 50 +, 60 +, 70 +

Entries for the hill race are taken on the day at a cost of £2 for seniors and £1 for juniors. The registration takes place on Victory Park near to the play park and Queens Drive.

  • Female - Jennifer Emsley - 2005 - 29 minutes 06 seconds
  • Male - Euan Jardine - 2005 - 21minutes 38seconds

There is also a race for kids which goes up to the top of Johnnie's road and back.

Male & Female - under 12s, under 10s, under 8s (with adult)

The running club is for seniors only just now and meet outside Girvan Academy on a Tuesday and Thursday at 6.30pm

The committee would like to thank these sponsors for their assistance with funding the Lowland Gathering. Please click on any logo for more information.

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