Junior Event - Saturday 12th May 2018
The 8 – 11’s race will start at 11am with the 12 - 15's race starting at 12 pm. Registration opens at 9am, plan to register by 10.30.
8-11 year old and 12-15 year olds competing over a shortened course.
The Kirroughtree Hillbilly Duathlon, Junior event, is a Run and Mountain Bike Duathlon organised by local volunteers.
The course is based around the Kirroughtree Visitor Centre, Palnure, Newton Stewart. DG8 7BE
There are two categories, 8 - 11 years who compete over a 500m run and a 3km bike section; 12 - 15 years compete over a 3km run and an 8km bike section (All distances are approximate).
Competitors can enter individually and do both the run and the bike sections or in a team of one runner and one biker.
The Mountain Bike Stage of the Junior Hillbilly Duathlon will take place over Blue Graded Trails. Blue Grades are suitable for Intermediate cyclists or Mountain Bikers with basic off-road riding skills and for Mountain Bikes or Hybrid bikes.
Competitors must provide their own trail worthy bikes and must be wearing a helmet when competing. No Helmet, No Start.