Welsh 1000m Peaks Race/Ras Copaon 1000m Cymru

Ras Copaon 1000m Cymru/Welsh 1000m Peaks Race

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Race entry

The 2017 race will take place on Saturday 3 June.  Online entry is available here

There have been considerable changes for 2017.  Please look at all the information provided to ensure you understand how the race will be conducted this year, even if you are a regular competitor.

Entry Fees:

*These are ‘mini mass start’ times for runners where the previous team member has not arrived at the handover point by that time.

** The pairs option offers the opportunity for a less experienced person to compete with someone who meets the full entry requirements with minimum age 20. In the Short Challenge Race a 14 – 18 year old can enter with a parent or legal guardian.  

The entry fees include: a 1:40000 waterproof map covering the complete course, en-route refreshment, a commemorative medal for all finishers and free tea and coffee at the event centre.

NOTE: there is NO entry on the day.

Online entry is available here

Closing date for online entry - Wednesday 31 May midnight.  Please enter online if at all possible.  

The entry form for 2017 is available for printing.  General entry form

Closing date for postal entry  – postmarked no later than 27 May.  If entering by post, please do not to use an A4 envelope unless you also use the large letter postage stamp.

Downloadable preliminary race information is available here.

Any enquiries to e-mail:  jean.hall1@btinternet.com

Note: Please read the Race rules and conduct. We expect strict adherence to rules in the interests of safety and fairness.  There will be spot checks and infringement will incur time penalties.


Description

Start time

WFRA Race Cat'y

Competitor Categories

     

Price





Individual

Pair**


Long Fell Race   

A very arduous class A race.

Min age 18

32k 2500m

09:00

AL / ER NS  


Yes

No

£20:00

Long Challenge Race  

The same route as the Fell Race, with additional time allowed.

Min age 18

32k 2500m

07:30

AL / ER NS  


Yes

Yes

£20:00



Short Fell Race       


A shorter but still demanding fell race.

Min age 18**

12k 1441m

10:30

AM / ER NS

Yes

No

£16:00

Short Challenge Race       


A shorter but still demanding challenge.

Min age 18**

12k 1441m

10:30

AM / ER NS

Yes

Yes

£16:00

Relay

leg one

Abergwyngregyn to Ogwen Bryn Poeth

20k 1059m

07:45

AM / ER NS LK



£50:00 per team

Relay

leg two

Ogwen Bryn Poeth to Pen-y-Pass


6.6k 641m


11:45

AS / ER NS LK




Relay

leg three

Pen-y-Pass to Snowdon


5.5k, 800m


14:45*

AS