Welsh 1000m Peaks Race/Ras Copaon 1000m Cymru

Ras Copaon 1000m Cymru/Welsh 1000m Peaks Race

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Event centre

Location and parking:

The Event centre is located in the Llanberis Community Centre, LL55 4UR, which is open from 06.00 to 19.00 for competitors, friends and families.

Car parking is available at the event centre, costing £5:00 currently.  Please have pound coins ready for the machine. The monies from this car park go to the community.

There is additional car parking at the Dolbarden car park which is linked to the event centre by a footpath (this was £4 last year).

Facilities at the event centre:

NOTE: there is NO entry on the day.


There will be hot and cold drinks and cake available. Competitors returning to the Event Centre after they finish will be offered soup, roll and a cake.

Note: there are drinks, flapjack and bananas provided for competitors at Ogwen Bryn Poeth and drinks at Pen-y-Pass.  

Transport to race start:

Bus transport is available (£3:00 per head) to take competitors from registration at the Event Centre (the bus bay) in Llanberis to the starts at Aber (Long Fell Race, Long Challenge Race) and Ogwen Cottage (Short Fell race, Short Challenge Race).

Registration: (please note there is no facility for registration at the start)

Friday 2nd June at the Village Community Centre, Capel Curig, next door to the Tyn y Coed Hotel from 18.00 to 19.30. Park in the Tyn y Coed car park.

Saturday at Llanberis (“Y Ganolfan”) Community Centre (This is the event centre which will be staffed all day). There is parking at the Community Centre and overflow at the Dolbadarn Car park. Cost £5.

Competitors on all courses must register on Friday evening if they wish to go straight to the start on Saturday morning.


Long Fell Race

Long Challenge Race and Pairs

Short Fell Race

Short Challenge Race and Pairs


Fri: 18.00 – 19.30

Sat: 07.00 – 8.00

Fri: 18.00 – 19.30

Sat:06.00 –06.30

Fri 18.00 – 19.30

Sat: 09.00-09.30

Fri: 18.00 – 19.30

Sat: 09.00-09.30

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