ALL PROCEEDS FROM 2 HILLFORTS WILL BE DONATED TO EPILEPSY RESEARCH UK.
With race start, finish & registration at the Kinmel Arms Tavern, Llandyrnog, the 2 Hillforts returns for it’s 5th running in 2017. The challenging route takes in a great variety of terrain, from open fields at the start, a bit of road and some cracking hill running terrain on Moel Arthur and Penycloddiau.
Distance: 9.3 miles
Ascent: 1871 feet
Feed stations? Yes, at Halfway, in addition to Finish area.
Entry on day? Yes – on day entry only, from 11am.
The 9.3mile route is full of interest and once runners reach the top of the second peak, Moel Arthur – it’s a 4mile descent all the way to the finish! The route is run clockwise, taking in Penycloddiau first, before a fast descent from the top on Offas Dyke path takes you to the start of the climb up Moel Arthur.
VIDEO OF MOEL ARTHUR SUMMIT SECTION:
Kelvin Dickenson did 2014’s race: ‘You and your team put on a great event yesterday Joe, thanks very much.’
RACE RECORDS: Male – 62.43 Stephen Skates (2015) Female – 74:06 Jayne Joy (2014)
This event is insured through the Welsh Fell Runners Association and will be run in accordance with its rules.
ENTRY IS £7 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE DAY ONLY