What: The Heb – Race On The Edge – is a new two-day, multi-sport challenge for solos and pairs. It is a tough yet achievable 150km journey, made up of mainly off-road running and mountain biking with a bit of kayaking and basic navigation, through the most incredible, culture-steeped, wild, beautiful and remote landscape off the west coast of Scotland.
Where: Through the Hebridean island chain of Benbecula, North Uist and South Uist.
When: Saturday 03 and Sunday 04 September 2016 – with travel days on 02 and 05 September
Who is it aimed at: Designed to suit everyone from experienced multi-sport racers and enthusiastic and fit newcomers, to groups ready to take on an active challenge.
For more information please visit the website
Entries are now open. Entry fees are £250 for solos and £500 for pairs.
Additional info: Organisers will utilise the latest GPS tracking technology, making it possible to follow the athletes live online as they progress around the course.
Pictures – Carrick ‘Pyro’ Armer