Pupils at Arran High School have helped to raise nearly £1,000 for the Arran Foodbank by taking part in an Arran in a Day challenge.
Twelve Arran runners braved scorching conditions to take part in the North Ayrshire Athletic Club 10k in Saltcoats last Sunday.
There were some good times too from locals with David Allsop of Arran Runners the first home finishing 8th in a time of 39.45.
Rat Race manager director Jim Mee confirmed that it was now planned to hold it as a annual event.
The race is timed to suit runners who are day-tripping from the mainland.
Photo special as a healthy field takes part in this year’s race.
Runners can choose a 50km or 100km challenge.