Black Mountains 2021 Trail Running Challenge

Set at our new location on Newcourt Farm in Felindre, Wales, we are in the perfect place for trail running and our challenges will not let you down. Our routes are also slightly different this year with some miles added to the Ultra challenge. We also have distances from 14k – 30k for you to choose from.

Sat 26 Jun 2021

Trail Running

800
Competitor Limit

Newcourt Farm Campsite

Felindre, Three Cooks

Brecon

LD3 0SS

Event Stats

Distance

58 KM

36 Miles

Total Elevation

Elevation stats coming soon!

Elevation Chart

Elevation chart coming soon!

Entry Fee

£ 62

Difficulty: Strenuous

Registration:

Briefing:

Start Time:

Cut Off Time: Sat 26th - 5:30 pm

Distance

45 KM

28 Miles

Total Elevation

Elevation stats coming soon!

Elevation Chart

Elevation chart coming soon!

Entry Fee

£ 55

Difficulty: Strenuous

Registration:

Briefing:

Start Time:

Cut Off Time: Sat 26th - 5:30 pm

Distance

25 KM

15.5 Miles

Total Elevation

Elevation stats coming soon!

Elevation Chart

Elevation chart coming soon!

Entry Fee

£ 42

Difficulty: Strenuous

Registration:

Briefing:

Start Time:

Cut Off Time: Sat 26th - 5:30 pm

Distance

11 KM

6.8 Miles

Total Elevation

Elevation stats coming soon!

Elevation Chart

Elevation chart coming soon!

Entry Fee

£ 30

Difficulty: Strenuous

Registration:

Briefing:

Start Time:

Cut Off Time: Sat 26th - 5:30 pm

Set at our new location on Newcourt Farm in Felindre, Wales, we are in the perfect place for trail running and our challenges will not let you down. Our routes are also slightly different this year with some miles added to the Ultra challenge. We also have distances from 14k – 30k for you to choose from.

This is going to be one of our hardest and most scenic trail running challenge in South Wales, depending on your distance you will be running high in the Black Mountains with breath taking views all around.

If you are going to run a trail race this year then the Black Mountains Trail Running Challenge has to be the event to choose. 

Black Mountains 2021 Trail Running Challenge

The Route


Ultra route description coming soon!

Marathon route description coming soon!

Half Marathon route description coming soon!

10k route description coming soon!

Checkpoint Info

At our checkpoints you will find water, squash, coke, electrolytes, sweets, crisps, nuts, chocolate, bananas, cake, new potatoes and other carby bits on the marathon and ultra checkpoints . We are trying to reduce the use of plastic so we ask runners to bring reusable cups for coke and squash.

Checkpoint Info
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Event countdown

Kit List

Parking

Parking available at HQ

Newcourt Farm Campsite
Felindre,
Three Cooks
Brecon
LD3 0SS

Opening at 6am
Secure parking.

Next to the start/finish line and event Headquarters & Registration

Cost £5 CASH- Paid on arrival.

Number & Timing Chip

Numbers and timing chip's are to be collected on the day of the event at registration.

Please make a note of your registration time for the distance you selected and make sure you arrive giving yourself enough time to register.

Please also make a note of your briefing time and ensure you attend the briefing.

Both the number and the timing chip have to be worn at all times during the event.

You also have the chance to rent GPS tracking units, which enable your friends and family to track you all the way around the course.

Signage

We use a number of signs during our events. Arrow markers are on a hi-viz reflective red with white arrow to mark the direction to be taken.

We advise runners to bring a map of the route with them on event day in case of emergencies. You can download the map and print it and you can download GPX files to your device.

What You Get

  • Trail Events Co large bespoke finishers medal
  • Trophies for first three male and female runners in each distance, plus a trophy for the first male and female over 50 in each distance
  • Energy refreshments at the checkpoints and finish line
  • Experienced medical cover – Medics (Mobile)
  • Friendly, personal assistants, advice and support
  • Fully Signed Course
  • Chip Timing
  • Free Professional Race Photos
  • Trail Events Co Snood
  • Also on offer:
  • Technical Running T-shirt (£15, or one free with your entry to the Dartmoor 50/100 event)
  • GPS tracking units (available at £20 per day for hire)

Camping

Camping

Camping is available at headquarters on Friday and Saturday nights, HQ.
Cost £7 per person per night (Plus £5 for your vehicle)

Newcourt Farm Campsite
Felindre,
Three Cooks
Brecon
LD3 0SS

Please note this is a basic campsite.
Fresh Water tap and loos onsite.
No Electrical hookups available.

No disposable barbecues or fire pits allowed.

To reserve a camping spot please write to [email protected] with your arrival time & tent size/camper van information included.

Trail Events Co Shop

The Trail Events Logo ‘established 2014’ Technical Tee – Comes in two colour options

£15.00

Combat Green | Blue

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The Trail Events Co logo hoodie ‘Established 2014’ Comes in four colour options

£28.00

Charcoal | Grape | Pepper Red | Bright Royal

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Trail Events Morf Snood – Comes in four colour options

£8.00

Midnight Camo | Arctic Camo | Bright Orange | Bright Pink

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