The Land Below the Waves
Thanks everyone for making 2016 so special. Congratulations on all your achievements, here’s the final finishing times:
Tiree Ultra 2017
Event date: Sunday 10th September 2017
Distance: 35 miles
Entry fee: Individual entry £38
Event HQ: An Talla, Community Hall at Crossapol
Race start time: 8am on Sorobaidh Beach, a short walk from the hall
11 miles long, 6 miles wide, famed for it’s white sandy beaches, blue skies, unspoilt landscape, and no midges! Tiree’s coastline is rugged, beautifully carved, and adorned with long stretches of firm sandy beach. The complete circumference takes in 35 miles of the finest Hebridean scenery. And that is the Tiree Ultramarathon – The Land Below the Waves.
Entry limits and waiting lists: Our maximum entry is 250 full distance runners. The first 200 places are now full. The additional 50 plus any cancellations will be available from 21st December 2016. There are no waiting lists, and the event will show as full until that date. The places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Entry for those additional places opens at 7pm on 21st December. We hope this gives everyone the fairest chance of getting a place, and we look forward to seeing you on the start line on Tiree.
- It’s a 35 mile run around the whole island
- You’ll be following a series of checkpoints with simple navigation in between
- Route arrows and our amazing team of marshals will guide your progress
- Event date is Sunday 10th September 2017 start time 8am
- Laminated course maps, tech t-shirt, medal and goodie bag for everyone
- Prize giving and ceilidh on Sunday evening
- Enter as an individual or in a relay team of 2 or 4
Sponsored by Cohesion Medical – investing in sustainable communities and grass roots development, with an ethos of social responsibility and to ‘do good not greed‘. Thanks to Euan and his team for being part of the ultramarathon family.
“Superb from start to finish – can’t stop grinning! Love Tiree!”
“Thank you for an amazing weekend, loved it & looking forward to coming back next year!!”
You can also read the blogs from runners at the 2014 event here:
Congratulations to all the runners, and thank you for making it such a special weekend. The comments and feedback on the facebook page have been overwhelming, and it’s lovely to have been able to provide the opportunity for everyone to experience Tiree at it’s very best. Hope to see you all again on Tiree. Happy running!
“We just want to say a huge thank you to everyone who made the weekend so amazing, the island, the route, the marshals, the fellow runners……. It was all just perfect. We couldn’t have had a better weekend, and now we are just a bit sad it is over……. till next year anyway!!”
Tiree Ultra Cancellation Policy
|Cancellations up to 21st December||£25 refund or free transfer|
|Cancellations from 21st December to 31st May||£10 refund or free transfer|
|Cancellations from 1st June to 31st July||Free transfer|
|Cancellations after 31st July||No refunds or transfers|