HOW DO I ENTER THE EVENT?
Simply select the individual or relay team entry here. Entries are subject to availability and close on 12th September 2018.
WHAT ARE THE AGE RESTRICTIONS FOR COMPETING?
You must be 17 years old or over by the date of the event.
I HAVE ENTERED THE RACE. HOW / WHEN DO I FIND OUT ABOUT THE RACE DAY?
You should expect to receive your Race information from 12th September via email. This will include a Race Information Guide that contains all the information required for the race day. You will receive your race number and time chips at Friday evening registration.
WHAT IS THE ROUTE?
View the routes swim, bike, run. Please note, it is the responsibility of all competitors to obey the rules, observe the Highway Code and be courteous and considerate to any members of the public encountered during the race. Our marshals are for protection, not direction. It is all competitors’ responsibility to learn transition layouts and routes.
WHEN AND WHERE IS REGISTRATION?
Registration is on Friday 14th September at 18.00-21.00 at The Moorings Hotel – all participants will receive a race briefing (20:30), safety information and the latest course information. We will be doing a ‘Pasta Party’ for pre-race day fuel during registration.
WHERE DO I PUT MY RACE NUMBER?
During the bike section, your number must be displayed on your back, either by swivelling around your race belt or by pinning the number in four corners on the back of your top.
HOW WILL I KNOW MY FINISHING TIME?
Each participant will receive get a print out of their times and splits once the timing chip is handed over. Please note that final times will be issued after the last participant has finished.
IS WATER AVAILABLE DURING THE RACE?
Water stations will be located at the Transition area and at the turning point on the cycle leg, participants are expected to carry enough fluids for the mountain run. Please note there are limited water replenishment opportunities on the upper mountain
CAN I LISTEN TO A PERSONAL MUSIC PLAYER WHILST RACING?
No, it is not safe to do so. You will be unable to hear other competitors or marshals and consequently, could pose a threat to others.
WHAT SAFETY AND FIRST AID MEASURES ARE IN PLACE?
First aid will be provided at transition areas and out on the course. Muddy Medics will be providing cover at the transition and will have trained First aiders out on the bike course and on the mountain.
ARE THERE SHOWERS AND POST RACE REFRESHMENTS?
Hot showers (£2 per head) and changing facilities will be available at Nevis Center. Please note, the Nevis Center closes at 17:00.
IS THERE AN OFFICIAL MEETING POINT?
No, however, The Moorings Hotel, Fort William is a good meeting point for your family/friends after the event.
DO I NEED TO PAY TO COME AND SUPPORT?
We welcome all spectators to come and cheer the participants on. Your support really can make a difference!
HOW DO I GET TO THE EVENT?
Click here to view travel information