This is a long and severe fell race over varied terrain in the winter. Please only enter if you are capable of self sufficiency in these conditions and capable of navigating your way around the course. There are also strict cuts offs at 1hr15 at CP2 and 3hrs50 at CP5.
Date and time
Cancelled for February 2021
How to enter
Please enter online in advance here for only £10
Entry on the day £15.00.
For more information contact Tim Woodier 01873 851907 / 07970 567132 : email firstname.lastname@example.org
18 or over on race day.
In the Old Pandy Inn from 9am.
Old Pandy Inn, Hereford Road, Pandy, NP7 8DR
Toilets in the pub.
Kit and Experience Requirements
Experience of category AL fell race required.
Waterproof whole body cover (with taped seams and integrated attached hood) + hat + gloves + map of the course area + compass + whistle + fell-running shoes. Depending on the weather, an extra warm body layer, fleece or lightweight down jacket may be required.
Route maps and pins will be provided.
The use of music/sound equipment that restricts hearing is prohibited.
Category AL. ER (experience required) / NS (navigational skills required) / LK (local knowledge advantageous).
37km & 1900m ascent, or 22 miles & 6234ft ascent. Note there will be time outs at two checkpoints: 1hr15 at CP2 and 3hrs50 at CP5.
The course is anti-clockwise along the route shown on this interactive OS map: Vale of Ewyas Race map
Ordnance Survey Landranger 161: Abergavenny and the Black Mountains.
Ordnance Survey Explorer OL13: Brecon Beacons East.
Watch this space!
Male/Female: 1st 2nd 3rd. Teams: Male/Female, TBC to count.
Brecon Beacons Tourism