THE GLENTURRET DROVERS ULTRA

2023 PHOTOS

THE NEXT GLENTURRET ULTRA

WE WILL BE DOING THE BEN VORLICH ROUTE

ENTRIES OPEN: 31ST AUGUST 2024
A 33 MILE OR 55 MILE ULTRA

THE DROVERS ROUTE

BEN VORLICH ROUTE 31ST AUGUST 2024
DROVERS ROUTE 30TH AUGUST 2025

ABOUT THE EVENT

The Drovers Ultra is back with a new and improved route, featuring "THE CLIMB" the Drovers Ultra is now officially our toughest Ultra EVER!

Choose your distance; 33 miles or 55 miles and run through the stunning scenery of the old Drovers paths.

Do this solo or as a team!

We welcome ALL runners, from ALL backgrounds and ALL genders. We are an LGBTQIA+ friendly event - in fact we're friendly FULL STOP! You can run as M or F or NB and we welcome you to sign up and run as the gender of your choice.

All routes start and finish at the Glenturret Distillery in Crieff, Perthshire.

DETAILS

  • Marked Route
  • Water at checkpoints
  • Drop-off bags conveyed to checkpoints
  • Chip Timing
  • GPS Tracking
  • Fully Trained Medics
  • Food, drink and more at the finish
  • Start and finish at Glenturret Distillery
  • Courses close at 9pm
  • Prizes for the winners
  • Medals for all finishers
  • 55 Mile Finishers qualify to run the Ochil Double (100 miles)*

*qualifying times apply

Both routes use the Core Path Network giving stunning views across central Scotland.

Scottish Natural Heritage Promote the use of the Core Path network details can be found on their website.

EXPERIENCE THE OLD DROVER ROUTES

THE ROUTE

VIEW THE ROUTE

55 Mile Route

33 Mile Route

HOW LONG HAVE YOU GOT TO TRAIN?

COUNTDOWN

THE NEXT GLENTURRET ULTRA IS 31ST AUGUST 2024

2024 we are doing the Ben Vorlich Route

ENTRIES OPEN NOW

Choose from:

  • 78km High Road - Including the 985m Ascent up Ben Vorlich
  • 68km Low Road
FULL INFO

INCLUDED IN YOUR ENTRY

Prizes for winners

FREE all day parking

Partly marked and fully marshalled trail routes

Medal for ALL Finishers

Trained medics

Water stations on course

Online entry

Map of the Route

Chip timing

Event facilities and toilets

Refreshments available at the finish

GPS tracking

LIVE Results in Real Time

PHOTOS!

SEE THE IMAGES TAKEN FROM 2021

Photos taken by amateur photographer Nic Crossley

VIEW THE FULL GALLERY

ESSENTIAL AND RECOMMENDED ITEMS

KIT LIST

COMPULSORY KIT

  • Head torch (can be left at last checkpoint in your drop bag)
  • Whistle
  • Mobile phone (fully charged)
  • Emergency blanket
  • Emergency Food and Drink
  • All runners will be issued with a GPS tracker which must be carried (team/relay runners should pass this as a baton)
  • A map of the route (we will provide)
  • Emergency Contact information on your route notes

RECOMMENDED

  • Waterproofs may be compulsory if the weather is inclement as some of the course is over high tops and can be exposed.
  • First aid kit
  • Spare clothes especially socks as there are wet sections (can be left in your drop bags)
WEE RUN EVENTS

ABOUT US

WE RUN EVENTS YOU LOVE TO RUN

Wee Run Events organises the Drovers Ultra.

With over 40 years' event experience we pride ourselves on creating and delivering events that are fun and challenging.

Wee Run Events also provides chip timing services, race consultancy and entry portal software.

Wee can help!

 

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