Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge 2019

Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge 2019

Information and registration

21 September 2019

Welcome to this exciting event delivered by Beyond Adventure and Still Going Strong Events. We are delighted that you have chosen to be a part of this and are looking forward to hosting both adventure sports enthusiasts and those putting their toes in the water for the first time, the event offers opportunities for all to get involved. Aberfeldy and the Tay Valley has some of the best scenery in Scotland, particularly at this time of year in early autumn creating a stunning backdrop.

The Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge is a circular 14km Run/Hike from the picturesque Highland Perthshire town of Aberfeldy to Kenmore followed by a 13km paddle back to Aberfeldy.

Classes and prices

Category Min age Priority (2017/2018 entrants)
23 Nov to 7 Dec
8 Dec to 31 Jan
1 Feb onwards
Solo 16 £30 £36 £40
Pairs (open) 16 £54 £60 £64
Pairs (Adult+Child) 16+12 £54 £60 £64
Pairs (School) 12-15 £54 £60 £64
Relay (open) 16 £54 £60 £64

A fee of 6% will be applied to each order to cover administration and card processing costs.

Allowable craft

All categories of paddlesport craft are allowable from racing kayaks through to paddleboards. The boats paddled down the river section of the event prescribe which category participants compete in. i.e. tandem pairs must paddle an accepted doubles craft.


Prizes are awarded to:

Solo Tandem Pairs Relay
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Female
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male U18
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Female U18
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • 1st Adult and Child
  • 1st School
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Key timings

Saturday 21st September
Boat Drop Off Opens 08:00 – Closes 09:30 Kenmore Hotel
Check-in Opens 07:30 – Closes 08:30 Beyond Adventure By the River
Event Briefing to all athletes 10:15 Start Line Dewars Aberfeldy Distillery
Event Starts 10:30 Dewars Aberfeldy Distillery
Side Events Program Starts 14:00 Beyond Adventure
Event Presentation 16:30 Beyond Adventure
Beyond Adventure BBQ 17:00 Beyond Adventure

Event Centre and Check-in

Event check-in is located at Beyond Adventure “By the River”, Riverside, Aberfeldy, Perthshire PH15 2EB Turn in at the 40mph/derestricted speed sign leaving/arriving at the eastern side of Aberfeldy.

Opening Times:

Saturday 21st September, 07:00 - 08:30

Side Events Programme

Beyond The Tay Adventure Challenge is also delivering an exciting side events program which includes:

  • Come Try Paddle Sports sessions
  • Indoor Climbing Wall
  • Boat and Equipment second hand sale (participants can bring their own items to sell
  • Bouncy Castle

Tayside Mountain Rescue Team

Wer are proud to be supporting the Tayside Mountain Rescue Team and you will have the option during entry to choose to visit their JustGiving page to either make a donation or set up your own donations page that sponsors can contribute to.

 Event information
21 September 2019
Aberfeldy, Scotland
See map below
Registration is closed
Starts at 10:30

Price per participant
Through Dec 7, 2018 £30.00 + fee
From Dec 8, 2018 £36.00 + fee
From Feb 1, 2019 £40.00 + fee
Fee: 6%
Starts at 10:30

Price per team
Through Dec 7, 2018 £54.00 + fee
From Dec 8, 2018 £60.00 + fee
From Feb 1, 2019 £64.00 + fee
Fee: 6%
Starts at 10:30

Price per team
Through Dec 7, 2018 £54.00 + fee
From Dec 8, 2018 £60.00 + fee
From Feb 1, 2019 £64.00 + fee
Fee: 6%

Still Going Strong Events

In case of questions about the event please contact Still Going Strong Events:

4 Orchard Brae, Kenmore Road, PH15 2BF, Aberfeldy
01887 829202

Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge 2019

  • Aberfeldy
  • Scotland

Any questions?

01887 829202