06:00 Event car parking next to the Ice Factor opens
06:30 Info point in the Event Village opens
07:30 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Wave 1 participants to be assembled in the start pen (please note: there will be a kit check here)
07:45 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Wave 1 race START
07:45 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Wave 2 participants to be assembled in the start pen (please note: there will be a kit check here)
08:00 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Wave 2 race START
11:00 Leven Centre opens for showers
16:30 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Prize Ceremony
20:00 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Course Closes
21:00 Leven Centre closes for showers
22:00 Event car parking next to the Ice Factor closes
Start Time for Bad Weather
09:00 Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™: Bad Weather Race Start
The registration marquee will be in the Event Village outside the Ice Factor in the centre of Kinlochleven. This is where registration, issuing of competitors’ timing chips, GPS trackers, race numbers & race maps will take place. Competitors should allow at least 1 hour to complete the registration process.
Participants need to be aged 18 and over to take part.
There will be cut-offs at Checkpoints 3, 6, 7 and 8. These cut-offs are based on a 08:00 start time.
- Checkpoint 3 - 11:30 (Steall Ruin Footbridge at 14.5km)
- Checkpoint 6 - 15:00 (Glen Nevis Visitor Centre at 29km)
- Checkpoint 7 - 15:45 (Lower Falls Car Park at 35km)
- Checkpoint 8 - 16:15 (River Crossing at 39km)
First aid will be provided by Oureaevents. This will be available at Race Village, and all support points on the course.
There is no bag drop at this event. Participants are encouraged to minimise what they carry. All items runners do not need during the race, should be left in cars, with friends, or at home.
There will be no fixed ropes to safeguard any sections of the route and competitors must be confident to move safely over easy scrambling terrain in all but the most severe weather conditions.
Hot and cold food and drink will be available at Glen Nevis Visitor Centre for both competitors and supporters.
There are portable toilets at Glen Nevis Visitor Centre (29km). There are also permanent toilets located at the Race Village.
There will be one low-level support point at the Glen Nevis Visitor Centre (29km) where food and water will be available to the competitors, two low-level Cut-Off management points, and numerous high-level checkpoints, all where no food or water will be available but emergency aid from the event team will be possible.