Run the Blades - Breaking Strain Events
About the event
From the organiser
Run the Blades is a totally unique event held exclusively within the UKs largest onshore wind farm, Whitelee Wind Farm. The site offers a real feel for the great outdoors, but is a convenient 20 minute drive from the bustling centre of Glasgow. Incorporating three distances a 10K, half marathon and 50K ultramarathon the event makes trail running accessible to runners of all fitness and experience levels. Its also growing in popularity. 2018s event saw backing by both ScottishPower Renewables and EventScotland and an international field with records being broken in five of the six race categories (male and female 10K, half marathon and 50K ultra).