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Run Balmoral

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Braemar Castle, Braemar, Ballater, AB35 5XR, United Kingdom

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Distance Date
Chrysaor 5K ?

5.00KM

Run

April 18, 2020
Stena Drilling 10K ?

10.00KM

Run

April 18, 2020
Secondary Schools 2.5K (Junior) ?

2.50KM

Run

April 18, 2020
Bristow 3 Mile Trail ?

3.00ML

Run

April 19, 2020
Bristow 15 Mile ?

15.00ML

Run

April 19, 2020
McIntosh Plant Hire 1.5k Primary School Race (Junior) ?

1.50KM

Run

April 19, 2020

Overview

Run Balmoral is a Road Running event taking place in Braemar Castle, Ballater, AB35 5XR, United Kingdom.

The event offering 6 distance options.

  • McIntosh Plant Hire 1.5k Primary School Race (Junior race)
    • Running: 1.50 KM
  • Bristow 3 Mile Trail (Adult race)
    • Running: 3.00 ML
  • Bristow 15 Mile (Adult race)
    • Running: 15.00 ML
  • Secondary Schools 2.5K (Junior race)
    • Running: 2.50 KM
  • Chrysaor 5K (Adult race)
    • Running: 5.00 KM
  • Stena Drilling 10K (Adult race)
    • Running: 10.00 KM


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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Run Balmoral, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Ease of Navigation
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Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
All Time Average
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2017 Average
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Reviewed 2 years ago

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Loves this one Lovely 10K race, starting on the flat tarmac section before hitting the gravel road and then the famous hill around the 4K mark, long drag up the hill is rewarded by a Pipe band at the top. Then a great decent on a twisting road before a long flat section on tarm...Read full review

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John Hawryluk
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Reviewed 3 years ago

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I run the 10k route. Not often you get to run in the grounds of a royal castle.  The race starts in front of Balmoral Castle and goes out for c. 3km before hitting 'The Hill'...you soon know your on the hill...it is a 45 degree angle for about 2km.  You know your ...Read full review

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Reviews (2)

All Time Average
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2017 Average
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Logistics
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Environmentally Friendly

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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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