GMC entries open

Grampian Mountain Challenge SiEntries page is open for business. Entries Places are limited to 125 and 35 eager beavers have already entered so if your heart is set on a fun wee jaunt around the South Cairngorms as part of Scotland’s Friendly Sociable (potentially Winter-ish) MM then better bag your place now. Part orienteering, partContinue reading “GMC entries open”

GMC Braemar 2018 photos

If you spotted Struan Kirk out and about with his camera then there’s a fair chance he spotted you and you’re in the GMC Braemar 2018 gallery. If you want a high res copy (anywhere between 3 to 8MB) of any of these then email with the photo number(s). More photos here too fromContinue reading “GMC Braemar 2018 photos”

GMC 2018: Braemar 10th/11th November

Grampian Mountain Challenge  –  Scotland’s Friendly Sociable Winter Mountain Marathon We hope you all had a wonderful weekend in and around Braemar, we certainly enjoyed hosting our fifth GMC with a fantastic group of competitors, please come back int two years’ time! Here are some provisional results. If you notice any discrepancies please get in touchContinue reading “GMC 2018: Braemar 10th/11th November”

GMC 2016: Morven 12th/13th November

Day 1  Results  Splits  RouteGadget Day 2  Results  Splits  Routegadget Overall results    Organiser’s Report A big thank you to all who came to pit themselves against the Grampian terrain and each other. We were lucky with the weather in the end after the previous weekend’s foul conditions – sunshine and superb visibility on Saturday andContinue reading “GMC 2016: Morven 12th/13th November”

GMC 2014 – a keek behind the scenes both ways….

Non-runners – to see what the runners got up to, take a look at Routegadget (too difficult and time consuming to get a more accurate bit for the O section but it was really the hill section that had the big route choices so we’ve chosen to get that bit as good as poss.) RunnersContinue reading “GMC 2014 – a keek behind the scenes both ways….”

Grampian Mountain Challenge 2014 Glenshee 15th/16th Nov

Thanks to everyone for risking hell and high water just to get to the event never mind taking on the challenge of some of the longest and toughest GMC courses we’ve served up to date. Judging by the many “thank you”s as you left most of you seemed to relish it all (even if itContinue reading “Grampian Mountain Challenge 2014 Glenshee 15th/16th Nov”

Grampian Mountain Challenge 2012 Glen Dye – Results

Here are the results for GMC 2012 :- Overall results    Day 1 – Splits   Day 2 – Splits   Routegadget UPDATE 21/11/12 – Routegadget is now loaded up, separately for the Forest sections and the Hill sections of both days.  PLEASE would all competitors take the time to add their routes, as this will help theContinue reading “Grampian Mountain Challenge 2012 Glen Dye – Results”