Great Wilderness Challenge News
13 Mile Race Comes Home!..
07 January 2013
Due to popular demand, the 13 mile race will revert to its original route this year – the Aultbea to Poolewe linear route (see Route Maps). First run in 1989, the race was changed, as an experiment, to the circular route in 2010 and 2012. Although the latter was reasonably successful, we have had several requests from our runners for a return to the Aultbea route, and the committee has decided to run with it (so to speak!)
Popular Piper Passes Away..
21 June 2012
Wild Shatters Record At Slioch..
05 June 2012
Finlay Wild (Lochaber AC), the 2010 and 2011 Ben Nevis Race winner, led home a field of 53 runners in the 5th annual Slioch Horseshoe race at Kinlochewe on Saturday 2nd June. In perfect running conditions, he broke the course record by 14 minutes, finishing in 1-54-17. The lady’s record was also broken by Angela Mudge (Carnethy) in 2-28-11.