Mynydd Du

Fell and Mountain Running Club

A straight up and down short, steep fell race. One checkpoint- the summit of Pen Cerrig Calch. No other course markings. No map supplied.

Date and time

2pm, Saturday 23rd March 2019

Venue

The race starts and finishes at Ty Mawr Farm, near Llanbedr village. See below for location map.

Championship status

2019 Welsh Championships and South Wales Series.

How to enter

On the day.

£2.

Teams free (3 to count).

Age Limit

16+ years on race day

Organisers

Helen Brown and Mynydd Du.

Contact Helen on 07885 576225 or lens3011@gmail.com

Registration

TBC.

Parking

TBC.

Location

Facilities

TBC

Course

5.5 km (3 miles), 450 metres ascent (1500 feet).

WFRA classification "AS".

WFRA other classifications: LK (Local Knowledge advantageous) / PM (Partially Marked).

Start and finish is on private land and is marked.

Pen Cerrig-calch Race Map
Pen Cerrig-calch Race Map

Kit Requirement

Waterproof whole body cover (with taped seams and integrated attached hood) + hat + gloves + map of the course area + compass + whistle + fell-running shoes. This maybe relaxed on the day at RO’s discretion.

No dogs.

No GPS.

The use of music/sound equipment that restricts hearing is prohibited.

Records

M: Tim Davies 26:30 in 2003

F: Ann Nixon 33:15 in 1997

Results

The race is new to Mynydd Du, but we'll publish any we find here.

Prize giving

After the finish!

Accommodation

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