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A generally flat course with minor inclines between Dumbarton Gateway Services and the Dunglass Roundabout and between Bowling and Old Kilpatrick. The course is not suitable for wheelchair athletes.
The race starts in Pier Road, Balloch about 100 metres from the junction with Balloch Road.
The race follows the following route: Pier Road, Balloch Road, path beside River Leven to Renton, footpath to join B857 Main Street, Renton shortly after the junction of Main Street and Station Street, Lennox Street, Renton Road, A812 from Junction with A82 to Dalreoch, Glasgow Road (A814) across the Artizan Bridge, Station Road, Bankend Road, Bonhill Road, Crosslet Road, cycle path (National Cycle Network Route 7), Geils Avenue, Third Avenue, then cycle path to Dunglass Roundabout, A814 (Dumbarton Road) through Bowling & Old Kilpatrick to Dalmuir, then Duntocher Road, Singer Road, footpath, North Road, footpath under Kilbowie Road to Seaforth Road.
The race finishes on Seaforth Road, Clydebank, at the entrance to the cul-de-sac north of the Forth and Clyde Canal.
There will be 2 water stations on the race route – at Station Road, Dumbarton near the 5 miles mark and in the centre of Old Kilpatrick about 10 miles from the start. Water will also be available at the finish.