Llanbedr to Blaenafon Fell Race

posted 19 Apr 2013, 00:18 by Dave Austin   [ updated 29 Mar 2014, 07:45 ]
ategory: AL
Distance: 26km / 15miles
Ascent: 1,375m / 4,500ft

Description:
Start from Llanbedr Village, up over Crug Mawr, then climb up the back of the Sugar Loaf, down into Abergavenny, out to Llanfoist and then up and over the KILLER - The Blorenge. Finish in Blaenafon. The route is your own but you must visit the 6 compulsory check points and get to the finish.

Registration:
At Blaenafon Rugby Club between 10.30am and 11.15am. The race starts at 12.00pm in Llanbedr. You will need to make your own arrangements to get to the start! (But usually there are plenty of runners making there way across and you can scrounge a lift from someone).

Kit Requirements:
Full kit WILL be required.

Parking:
Parking is in the rugby club or public car park next door. Parking is a little limited so car share where possible.

Race Website:
http://llanbedr-blaenafon.co.uk/

Route Card:
 
CP
 
Grid Ref

Name
Split
Distance 
Split
Ascent 

Cut-Off 
 Start240 203Llanbedr Village (by the church)    
 1262 227Crug Mawr


 2257 213Stile off Open Fell


 3253 189Path Junction


4273 188Sugar Loaf   
5286 133Llanfoist Drink Station   
6270 119Blorenge (summit of the climb)   
 Finish257 088Blaenafon Rugby Club 


 Totals  26km1,375m 

GPS File:
Available (see bottom of the post to download)

Route map:


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2013-04-06 Llanbedr to Blaenafon Fell Race.gpx
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Dave Austin,
19 Apr 2013, 00:18
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