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2019 Race Information

Devil o’ the Highlands Footrace 2019

Race Date: 6am Saturday 3rd August 2019

Race Information

  • Distance:  42 miles / 69 Km

  • Total Ascent 6500ft / 1981 m

  • Start Location:  Tyndrum FK20 8RY

  • Start Time: 6am

  • Finish Location: Fort William PH33 6BU

  • Time Limit: 12 hours

  • Fully way-marked route

  • 95% Trail 5% road

  • Point to point race route

  • 4 checkpoints

  • 2 CP food drop bags available

  • Start-Finish baggage transport

  • Pre- and post-race buses available (extra cost)


Race Rules

  • Do what the marshals tell you. At all times. And especially at road crossings.

  • Race numbers must be worn on your FRONT, and must be visible to marshals at all times.

  • All runners must carry an emergency foil blanket and a charged/switched on mobile phone at all times.

  • No running poles or other artificial aids. No dogs accompanying runners or support runners.

  • No support crew assistance anywhere before Glencoe checkpoint.

  • No support runners before Kinlochleven checkpoint at 11:30am.

  • Absolutely NO LITTERING - carry your rubbish with you and use the big litter bins at checkpoints.

  • Limited earphone use is allowed - please read on for details of our earphone rules.

  • If you decide to withdraw during the race, you MUST let us know about it before going home.

  • The use of ibuprofen, diclofenac, or any other NSAID as a race-day painkiller is forbidden.


Please note that the race director’s decisions on all matters regarding race rules, unsportsmanlike conduct, any other questionable behaviour and all aspects of runner safety are absolutely final.


If you have any questions please contact us on

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