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