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UTW 2018 entries set to go live

Saturday 26th of August 2017 is the first milestone in the history of the Ultra Trail Wales event as entries are set to go live at 6.00pm. With a limit of 500 runners race organisers are expecting a high-demand for places for the race which takes place on the 25th of August 2018.

The weekend of 25th-26th of August 2018 will see Dolgellau come alive to the vision and vibes of ultra runners from across there globe. Based out of the historic market-town Ultra Trail Wales is set to capture the imagination of ultra runners from the across the sport, and by year three organisers hope to take the event to a global status and develop further Wales’ stature as a destination for truly world-class outdoor events.

Entries to Ultra Trail Wales are not vetted, but competitors must be suitably experienced and agree to the entry criteria

All runners must 18 years of age or over, on the date of the race (25th August 2018).

Priced at £80* (plus online booking fee) pound-for-pound Ultra Trail Wales is as good a value 50-mile ultra as you will find on the calendar.

* Note: Early Bird prices. Entry price as of 01.01.2018 will be £90

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What do you get?

  • High-quality, commemorative Ultra Trail Marathon Wales finishers medal 
  • Great runners’ bag with swag from sponsors
  • Full competitor electronic tracking
  • A well marked and marshalled route
  • Top notch, well stocked aid stations
  • Electronic start / finish chip timing with post-race text results
  • Healthy and nutritious post-race meal

No refunds can be given once entry has been submitted. Transfers of entries to another competitor will be allowed up to 4 weeks before the event. The same conditions apply to transferred entrants in terms of entry criteria.

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Upon entry runners will also be offered the opportunity purchase a quality event tech tee for just £12 and a voucher for £3 which gives access to an event photo of your choice taken by Sport Pictures Cymru at various locations on the route.

At it’s heart Ultra Trail Wales will have one of the most iconic, challenging and mouth-wateringly beautiful race routes of any event in the UK. The route will take in one of Wales’ most iconic mountains, a world renowned estuary and the majesty of Wales’ greatest forest, all in 50 stunning and challenging miles. Set in the beauty of the Snowdonia National Park, and with over 3700m / 12,200ft of elevation gain the event is set to literally take the breath away!

Ultra Trail Wales will also be special in that the event will be a not-for-profit race, with the aim of gelling the communities of Dolgellau and Barmouth, providing funds for future community projects, bringing together services, organisations, clubs and agencies from the south Gwynedd area and ensuring that there is a sporting legacy for years to come.

 

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