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Scurry Around The Helix 10km and 1.5km

20 April @ 8:45 am - 11:45 am


Welcome to the Inaugural Scurry Around The Helix 10km and 1.5km Fun Run.

The Scurry Around the Helix 10km is a mainly tarmac or hard packed and relatively flat (only 75ft of ascent and descent) 10km, starting in the Helix Park and passing the Kelpies before winding around a circuit of the Cobblebrae community woodland and skirting along the River Carron to return to the Finish on the Helix Great Lawn.

10k – min. age 15yrs on the day of the run. Limited entries – year 1.

The Scurry Around the Helix 1.5km Fun Run starts on the great lawn then follows a clockwise circuit around the Helix Lawn and Helix Lagoon.

1.5km – no age restrictions – adults must accompany young children around the event – adults are free and don’t need to sign up. Older children can run ahead of parents but a parent or guardian must be happy for them to do so and meet them at the finish.

Venue – Helix Park, Falkirk

Timinngs – Pre-race information including a race briefing will be emailed the week before the event and you can see any race updates or posts on https://www.facebook.com/groups/scurryevents or https://www.facebook.com/groups/scurry2bridges

Itinerary (provisional times – subject to change)

Saturday 20th April

Registration 08.30 to 09.30 am – Helix Great Lawn – orange gazebos

10km Race Starts 9.45am / 10km Prize Giving 11.10 am / 1.5km Fun Run Race Start 11.30am

All 10km runners will receive a race medal; a race memento (likely to be a new for the season Scurry Buff); a tribe bar and there will be Active Root and water at the finish plus race commentary throughout. The 10km will be chip timed.

All 1.5km Fun Run kids will receice a fun run medal, race memento and snacks at the finish. The fun run will not be timed.



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