Runners gear up for Pentlands Carnethy Five Hill Race

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HuNDREDS of runners will take to the Pentland Hills on Saturday for a popular annual race.

The 43rd Carnethy Five Hill Race is the challenge facing some of the country’s best hill runners.

The popularity of the event means that the race committee of the Carnethy Hill Running Club has to make a selection of competitors following a week of online applications in January.

This year, 750 hopefuls applied for the 610 places.

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