WED 2                                 Ponderosa (*) BS 6.4km/289m 4miles/950ft                          PM

Details:                                 7.00 pm £5.00 on day only
Venue:                                    Ponderosa café, Horseshoe Pass, Llangollen (GR 193481).

Age limit:                                 Over 16 

Records:                         Tim Davies 24.46 2008  Kath Hewitt 29.09 2011

Organiser:                         Charles Ashley    07523 021739  cashley3560@googlemail.com  http://wrexhamac.club


SAT 5                                 Llanthony Show (*) AS 5.6km/335m 3.5miles/1100ft                          PM

Details:                                 12.15 pm Pay for entry to show, race free
Venue:                                    Llanthony Show Ground (GR SO 289275) Allow sufficient time - narrow lanes can be congested.  Start time could be delayed depending on Show timings

Age limit:                                 Over 16  Junior races if sufficient demand

Records:                         Jeorge Thomas 29.39 2004  Helen Brown 34.31 2015

Organiser:                         Dick Finch  01291 627569  07828 102680  dickfinch@talktalk.net  www.wfra.org.uk


SUN 6                                 Arenig Fawr (*) AM 13km/1000m 8miles/3300ft                          PM/LK/NS/ER

Details:                                 1.00 pm £3 on day only
Venue:                                    Parking and registration near Arenig quarry (GR SH 830392). No toilets.

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Lloyd Taggart 1.25.38 2014  Jackie Lee 1.39.39 2014

Organiser:                         Yiannis Tridimas  0151 727 2615  07795 558451  y.d.tridimas@btinternet.com  http://yiannistridimas.webs.com/

 


SUN 6                                 Brecon Beacons (*) BL 30.6km/1372m 19miles/4500ft                          ER/LK/NS

Details:                                 10.30 am £6.00 on day only Teams:  First 3 to count.
Venue:                                    Car Park below Talybont Reservoir Dam (GR SO 105210). To be run anti-clockwise. Limited parking – please share cars. No toilets. Registration: 0930 – 1015

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Nick Sharp 2.28.32 2003  Lydia Gould 2.59.23 1991

Organiser:                         Gary Davies  02920 652251    garydavies44@hotmail.com  http://welsh.fellrace.com/race-calendar/brecon-beacons


THU 10                                 Middletown Hill (The Border Raid) (*) AS 6km/673m 3.7miles/2210ft                          PM

Details:                                 7.30 pm Race free, but pay to enter show
Venue:                                    Breiddens Inn, Middletown, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8EL Same route as before, but  in different direction

Age limit:                                 Over 14 

Records:                         Matt Thomas 40.14 2016  Mel Price 43.06 2016

Organiser:                         Dave Farrow    07964 991777  david@farrow54.orangehome.co.uk   


SAT 12                                 Maesgwm Muddle  AM 16.4km/850m 10miles/2789ft                          ER, LK, NS

Details:                                 11.00 £10. (Includes soup and roll).Form on website from 8th April. Limit 250. Entries on day only if race not full. Teams allowed. British & WFRA Championship Teams allowed.
Venue:                                    Heights Hotel, Llanberis British & WFRA Championship

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Rob Hope 1.24.53 2014  Vic Wilkinson 1.37.09 2014

Organiser:                         Mike Blake  01286 831115  07778 145144 

mikejohnblake@yahoo.co.uk  http://www.eryriharriers.org.uk/th_event/maesgwm-muddle-british-champs/

 


SUN 13                                 2 Hillforts Multi-Terrain Race (*) BM 15km/630m 9.2miles/2071feet                    

Details:                                 1.00 pm £7.00 on day only
Venue:                                    Kinmel Arms, Llandyrnog.

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         S Skates 62.43 2015  J Joy 74.06 2014

Organiser:                         Joe Cooper    07875 404922  joe.fitness@yahoo.com  www.walkrunclwydian.co.uk/

 


SAT 19                                 Four Fans (*) AM 18km/1200m 11.2miles/3940ft                          ER/NS/LK

Details:                                 11.00 am £7 on day only (WFRA members discounted price £2)
Venue:                                    Lay-by opposite Storey Arms on A470 between Merthyr and Brecon (GR 983203) Toilets 0.5m south on A470.  Full kit and good navigational skills required.

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Hugh Aggleton 1.48.42 2013  Judith Austerberry 2.17.45 2013

Organiser:                         Andrew Blackmore  01633 882558  07809 404181  andrew@wfra.org.uk  www.wfra.org.uk

 


WED 23                                 Ragleth Inn (*) AS 6.4km/490m 4miles/1600ft                          LK/NS/PM

Details:                                 7.00 pm £5 on the night only Teams free
Venue:                                    Ragleth Inn, Little Stretton (GR 444919 on OS sheet 137). Shropshire Summer Series

Age limit:                                 Over 16 

Records:                         Dom Jones 27.47 2016  Emma Gould 30.21 2016

Organiser:                         Colin Lancaster  01694 724834  07503 883132  coachcolin@hotmail.co.uk   


WED 23                                 Ras y Mynydd  BS 7.2km/235m 4.5miles/775ft                          LK/PM

Details:                                 6.45 pm (junior races 6.00 pm) £5.00 on night only (includes refreshments)
Venue:                                    Mynydd Llandegai Memorial Hall No safety pins.

Age limit:                                 Over 18  Junior races (u8, u10, u12, u15, u18)

Records:                         C Jones 25.23 1995  Jayne Lloyd 31.39 2000

Organiser:                         Jude Fraser-Williams  01248 601719    judeyju99@googlemail.com (note changed from calendar)


THU 24                                 Tryfan Downhill Dash  AS 1 km/680 metres descent 0.6 mile/2231 ft descent                          ER/LK/PM

Details:                                 8.00 pm Register in car park at 7.00 pm. £1.00 - entry fee goes to Ogwen Mountain Rescue
Venue:                                    Car Park on A5 at foot of Tryfan, near Bethesda (GR 663603) Phone Organiser on race day if weather is poor to check race is on. Race suitable for experienced descenders only.

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Mike Blake 8.00 1990  Kat Spinney 11.30 2010

Organiser:                         Mike Blake  01286 831115  07778 145144 

mikejohnblake@yahoo.co.uk  www.eryriharriers.org.uk 


SAT 26                                 Ras Beca (*) BS 8km/320m 5miles/1050ft                          PM

Details:                                 1.30 pm £8 on day or online (plus £1.00 to enter field) Teams free
Venue:                                    Crosswell, Crymych, Pembrokeshire. No safety pins.

Age limit:                                 Over 16  Junior race (Ras Mochyn Du)

Records:                         A Rees 32.05 1995  S Newman 40.11 1998

Organiser:                         Glyn Vaughan  01239 841621  07792 812799  ras-beca@hotmail.com  www.rasbeca.com

 


SUN 27                                 Ras Cnicht (*) AS 7.2km/564m 4.5miles/1850ft                          ER/LK/PM/NS

Details:                                 11.00 am £4.00 on day only Teams free
Venue:                                    Croesor, near Porthmadog, Gwynedd (GR 631447) Please use special race car park, NOT the Snowdonia Park car park

Age limit:                                 Over 16 

Records:                         Colin Donnelly 32.32 1994  Angela Brand-Barker 37.45 1988

Organiser:                         Dei Jones  01766 522206  07748 300787  deiacheryl@hotmail.co.uk  www.wfra.org.uk 


MON 28                                 Machen  AS 7km/340m 4.4 miles/1100ft                          PM

Details:                                 3.00 pm £5 pre-entry £7 EOD
Venue:                                    Registration at Machen Welfare Ground Tyn-Y-Waun Road Machen. Park in recreation ground for registration (registration open from 1:30PM), start/finish is on Church Street (road with the Spar supermarket on the corner)

Age limit:                                 Over 18 

Records:                         Hugh Aggleton 32:51 2014  Katie Beecher 38:18 2014

Organiser:                         Dominic Shields    07564 775548  dom@dshields.demon.co.uk  http://www.sandomenico.uk


MON 28                                 Moel Fammau (*) AS 7.4km/392m 4.6miles/1286ft                          LK/PM

Details:                                 1.00 pm £5 pre-entry and on day. Entry form on website. Teams free
Venue:                                    St Mary's Church, Cilcain, Nr Mold, Flintshire CH7 5NN (GR SJ 176652). Held in conjunction with village show. Safety pins provided.

Age limit:                                 Over 16  Junior races 6-15 years.  Register by 11.00 am, start 12.00 noon.

Records:                         Peter Brook 32.39 2012  Andrea Rowlands 37.31 2011

Organiser:                         Brian Nevin  01352 740751  07917 083769  Brian.Nevin@Kerry.com  www.cilcainshow.org.uk