53 mile Ultra Trail Marathon through Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, Scotland, UK
Saturday 29th April 2017 Race Full

Welcome to The Highland Fling Ultramarathon

The Highland Flingis a 53 mile trail race which takes place every year in April.  The route follows the West Highland Way, Scotland’s oldest official long distance footpath, through the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.

Our aim is to put on an event which will allow as many runners as possible to experience Scotland’s beautiful scenery and also the camaraderie that exists within the Scottish ultrarunning community.

Latest News

Fling Preview

Read this years' Fling Preview

2017 Ultra Runners

We have updated the Ultra Runners information page with:
Ultra Runners Race Briefing
Ultra Runners FAQ's
Race Numbers

Highland Fling bird

2017 Relay Teams

We have updated the Relay Team information page with:
Relay Team Race Briefing
Relay Team FAQ's
Team Numbers

Distance
53m / 85km
Elevation
7,500ft / 2,300m
Race Terrain
90% trail / 10% road
Entry Fee
£45 / £47
Time Limit
15 hrs
No. of checkpoints
5
Medical Support
Yes
Course Marked
Yes
Entry Limit
1000
Supporting Sponsors
Highland Fling Secondary Sponsors