SAT 4                            Carding Mill Canter  AS 7.8km/580m 4.8miles/1900ft     ER/LK/NS/PM

Details:                          2.00 pm £5.00 on day only
Venue:                         Carding Mill Valley Pavilion, Church Stretton (GR 445944) Note start one hour later than pre-2016

Age limit:                     Over 16  Junior race (over 16)

Records:                Tim Davies 37.35 2005  Lauren Jeska 46.36 2013

Organiser:             Dave Nichols    07850 654 157  pd.giz.dave@gmail.com   www.merciafellrunners.org.uk/node/237

 


SAT 4                            Pipe Dream (*) AS 8.2km/518m 5miles/1700ft     PM/LK

Details:                          12.00 noon £4.00 on day only
Venue:                         Register at Dolgarrog Community Centre (GR SH 769676). Toilets, food and hot drinks available.

Age limit:                     Over 18 

Records:                Mathew Roberts 33.16 2015  Lauren Jeska 37.58 2012

Organiser:             Craig Jones    07815 292213  rowlyn@yahoo.co.uk  www.wfra.org.uk

 


SAT 4                            Tour of Torpantau (*) AM 12.8km/760m 8miles/2500ft   ER/NS/LK

Details:                          11.00 am £7 on day only (WFRA members discounted price £2)
Venue:                         Upper Blaen y Glyn car park (GR SO 056176) on Pontsticill - Aber Village road. Full kit and good navigational skills required

Age limit:                     Over 18 

Records:                Tim Davies 1.04.08 2013  Louise Barker 1.26.59 2013

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

https://sites.google.com/site/welshfellrace/races/tour-of-torpantau

   

 

 


WED 15                       Blorenge Night Roundabout (*) AS 9.5 km/600m 6 miles/1970ft            ER/PM

Details:                          7.30 pm £5 on the night
Venue:                         Llanfoist Village Hall, Church Ln, Abergavenny, NP7 9LP             GR: SO 286133 Partially marked, Night Race, Headtorch essential

Age limit:                     Over 18 

Records:                New race     

Organiser:             Paul  Dodd  01594 562275  07977 912558  paul@balloonbed.com   http://www.rogueruns.com
https://sites.google.com/site/welshfellrace/races/blorenge-night-roundabout

 


SAT 18                         Ras Yr Aran (*) AM 16.1km/945m 10miles/3100ft             LK/PM/NS/ER

Details:                          1.00 pm £7.00 on day only Teams free (3 to count)
Venue:                         Llanuwchllyn Village Hall  LL23 7NA  SH872261 3rd and final race in Meirionnydd Winter Series.

Full kit required.  Sorry no dogs.

Age limit:                     Over 18  Junior race: Garth Fawr, 1.05 pm, 3.5km / 150m, over 12, £2.00

Records:                Tim Davies 1.23.26 2009  Kate Bailey 1.41.14 2009

Organiser:             Nicholas Bradley  01341 423297  07831 604759  nich.bradley@icloud.com    www.run-meirionnydd.co.uk  
https://www.facebook.com/events/1800720313532451/  

 


SAT 18                         Tor y Foel (*) AS 7.4km/350m 4.6miles/1150ft    PM

Details:                          2.00 pm £5 on day only
Venue:                         Talybont Reservoir Dam (GR SO 105209)

Age limit:                     Over 16 

Records:                Chris Jones 34.08 2014  Katie Beecher 37.53 2015

Organiser:             Les Williams  01874 676568  07754 840966  lrweryri@hotmail.com

   


SUN 19                        Wrekin Fell Race  AS 8.8km/519m 5.5miles/1700ft         PM/LK

Details:                          11.00 am £6.00 on day only
Venue:                         Ercall Wood School, Golf Links Lane, Wellington, Telford (GR SJ 653106)

Age limit:                     Over 16  Plus junior races: u12, u14, u16

Records:                John Wild 34.27 1980  Carol Greenwood 40.47 1986

Organiser:             Paul Sanderson    07715 347587  jpsanderson_tac@hotmail.com  www.telfordathleticclub.co.uk

 


SAT 25                         Llanbedr-Blaenafon (*) AL 26km/1372m 16.2miles/4500ft          ER/PM/LK/NS

Details:                          12.00 noon £8.00 on day only (includes shower and food) Teams of 3
Venue:                         Registration and Finish at Blaenafon Rugby Club (GR 257088), from 10.30 to 11.15 am.  Start from Llanbedr village (GR 240203). Toilets at registration.  None at start.  Ad hoc transport to start, or back after race.  Limited parking at start.

Age limit:                     Over 18 

Records:                James McQueen 1.59.01 1999  Menna Angharad 2.19.03 1996

Organiser:             Christine Vorres  01495 758831    info@llanbedr-blaenafon.co.uk   www.llanbedr-blaenafon.co.uk

 


SAT 25                         Llantysilio Mountain Race (*) AS 9.9km/640m 6.2miles/2100ft               PM/LK

Details:                          11.00 am £5 on day only
Venue:                         Sun Inn on B5103 at Rhewl near Llangollen (GR 179448) Limited parking, please share transport.

Age limit:                     Over 16 

Records:                Jon Bowie 53 53 2016  Mel Price 59 46 2016

Organiser:             Nick Holmes  01829 782711  07515288545  nicholas@gingerbeer.plus.com www.tattenhallrunners.com

 

 


SAT 25                         Long Mynd Valleys English Champs  AM 18.5km/1372m 11.5miles/4501ft    ER/LK/NS/PM

Details:                          12.00 £15. Entries via SI Entries, open on Monday 9th January
Venue:                         Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton, SY6 6JG. Grid ref: 445944 FRA English Championship. The 30th Long Mynd Valleys race will be held as normal on Sunday 5th February. This race is a one-off, additional, running of the race for the English Championships. Runners not eligible for English Championships are welcome to take part in the race, but please ensure we are aware.

Age limit:                     Over 18  No Junior Races

Records:                I. Holmes 01:29:58 1998  C. Greenwood 01:46:12 1993

Organiser:             Jim Tinnion    07790 938447  jim.tinnion@googlemail.com   www.merciafellrunners.org.uk

 


TUE 28                         Moel Tryfan  BS 4.5km/160m 2.8 miles/525ft        

Details:                          7.00 pm £2 on day only
Venue:                         From School, Y Fron, near Caernarfon. Race 1 in Joe Brown/Caernarfon Tyres Midweek Series. Best 5 results to count.

Age limit:                      Junior races £1.

Records:                Alun Vaughan 17:44 2012  Caitlin Rice 20:41 2015

Organiser:             Mike Blake  01286 831115  07778 145144   mikejohnblake@yahoo.co.uk