This event has now been rearranged for 2022. A new date will be released in the near future.

Training Weekend with Lowri Morgan and Guests - Trail Events Co

Fri 21 May 2021

Training Weekend with Lowri Morgan and Guests

Guided Trail Running Training Weekends



Pinkery Exploration Centre Centre Simonsbath Minehead TA24 7LL

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Start Time

Cut Off Time

Sun 23rd - 4:00 pm

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. There will not be any checkpoints during runs on our training weekends.

Checkpoint information coming soon.

Mixed Kit List

Mandatory Kit
  • Fully Charged Mobile Phone
  • Race Directors Contact Number (supplied on the day)
  • 500ml Water Carrier - Full From The Start
  • Waterproof Jacket (Taped Seams)
  • Waterproof Trousers (Taped Seams)
  • Map - To Be Printed From Our Website
  • Compass
  • Foil Blanket
  • Whistle
  • Head Torch
  • Emergency Food
  • Hat
  • Gloves
  • Base Layer
  • First Aid Kit
  • Reusable Cup

Guided Trail Running Training Weekends

Date – Friday 21st May – Sunday 23rd May 2021

With Lowri Morgan and Guests 

and the Trail Events Co

We are very pleased to be able to bring you our new trail running training weekends.

Join us for a two day (2 night) fun packed trail running masterclass weekend, coaching sessions and seminars lead by runner and adventurer Lowri Morgan and The Trail Events Co team.

Lowri is a world-class extreme endurance runner. She has waded through murky swamps and rivers teeming with piranhas in the Amazon as well as plough through blizzards and biting icy winds to complete and win the notoriously tough 6633 Ultra in the Arctic. Lowri is also a BFTA award winning presenter working on the BBC.

The weekend training/ coaching camp will be ideal for those wanting to improve their running, training, gain confidence and will tailor your requirements as much as we can.

Lowri Morgan will be bring some friends with her to offer you advice ranging from pilates to nutrition 

Based at Pinkery Centre on Exmoor, you will also get the opportunity to explore some of the amazing trails on Exmoor

Over the weekend we will cover:

Overcoming injuries

Seeking suffering though ultra running

Training – lessons learned

Motives of a long distance runner

Embracing failure/ Fear of failure

Perseverance and determination

Understanding potential

The power of your mind

Courage and being bold

Resilience is king

Mind over miles

Endurance and ultra marathons

Heat and cold

Accommodation will be at the Pinkery Centre bunkhouse with breakfast, lunch and evening meals included. After your enrolment you will be given a questionnaire to fill in which will give us more of an idea in advance on what you’re looking to gain from the experience/ course followed by a more detailed itinerary closer to the date.

You will need- 

Running clothes for 2 days (there may be 3-5 different sessions over the weekend) Waterproof layers,

Fell/trail running shoes

Extra layers

Head torch

The first weekend is about to be launched, which will see you come and stay at the Pinkery Centre Bunkhouse, just outside Simonsbath, in the heart of Exmoor National Park. Where you will receive full board with your accommodation.

You will arrive on the Friday evening before heading off on your first run. Lead by experienced trail runners and guides you will enjoy the best of what trail running can offer you as well as getting in some great training.

The most exciting part of this course is that one of your coaches for the weekend will be the legendary ultra runner and BBC Sport presenter Lowri Morgan.

Date – Friday 21st May – Sunday 23rd May 2021

You’ll be taking on some amazing views on these guided runs. You will be split into abilities groups so you’ll always be able to keep up and not worry about being left behind.

With hard climbs and technical descents we will teach you everything you need to know about trail running and staying safe on the trails.

The weekend will be suitable to anyone wanting to improve their running, gain confidence and improve endurance and a great opportunity to learn.

Price £249 (Two nights full-board)  

For more information don’t’ hesitate to contact us on [email protected]

www.trailevents.co             www.lowrimorgan.co.uk          www.trailrunningwales.co.uk

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Additional Info

Number & Timing Chip

For our events, 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.


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.

Regarding training weekends, no signage will be provided, as all runs will be guided.

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 (For the Backyard Ultra, only the winner gets a trophy)
  • 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)
  • For the Backyard Ultra, you can purchase a limited edition T-shirt (£15) and a limited edition hoody (£30)
  • GPS tracking units (available at £20 per day for hire)

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The Trail Events Logo ‘established 2014’ Technical Tee

The Trail Events Logo ‘established 2014’ Technical Tee


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The Trail Events Co logo hoodie ‘Established 2014’

The Trail Events Co logo hoodie ‘Established 2014’


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