Date: Sunday 22nd May 2022, please see the postponements update page HERE.
The Swansea Epic Trail 10k event will now take place on Sunday 22nd May 2022 10AM Start. This is due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
After being postponed due to the epidemic the third edition of the extremely popular Swansea Epic Trail 10k is. ow set for its new date, this event will take place within the stunning area of the Penllergare Valley woods.
The Swansea Epic 10k brings you that awesome experience of a 10k race that takes you through some of the panoramic views of Penllergare Valley Woods
This event is open to seasoned trail runners and beginners. So why not join Tough Runner UK and start you trail running journey today and get off the road!
The race will be capped at 1500 runners and please note that this event is will sell extremely fast so if you want to take up the challenge, sign up today before all places are gone.
This event is open to seasoned trail runners and newcomers.
PLEASE NOTE: OUR RACES SELL OUT QUICKLY! Once we hit capacity, thats it!
RACE ROUTE: Updated route to be added here soon.
With this race you'll get:
RACE BRIEFING FOR ALL RUNNERS
START OF THE SWANSEA EPIC 10K
FIRST RUNNERS EXPECTED
REVIEWS FROM FACEBOOK:
Penllergare Valley Woods lies less then 5 minutes from Junction 47 M4 and is signposted from the roundabout and A48.
Our main entrance is just off the A48 Eastbound from J47 and is the first right just after you have turned off the roundabout.
Please note that some older Sat Navs don’t recognise our postcode SA4 9GS, but should reach us using SA4 9GJ.
Get directions on Google HERE
The café is located in the new visitor centre and it is run by the amazing volunteers at Penllergaer Valley Woods.
The café serves hot and cold drinks, cakes, and basic snacks.
We would ask to give thanks to any volunteers you may see and if you would like to make a small donation to Penllergaer Trust as they are a lottery funded project.
Unfortunately public transport does not stop directly at Penllergare Valley Woods, and you will have an approx. 10 minute walk from the bus stop.
Service 141 stops at the Penllergaer Council Offices or Lezzets Café on the A48 by request. Service P1 and Service X13 stop at Parc Penllergaer and Penllergaer village. For up-to-date travel information contact Traveline Cymru at www.traveline-cymru.org.uk or ring 0871 200 22 33.
Parking at the visitor centre at Penllergaer Valley Woods wont be available on race day as it will become the event hub.
There will be a park and ride facility supplied by us at Tough Runner UK. The service will be running from the Felindre Park and Ride just off the M4, Junction 47. Please follow directions to HERE
There will be a small charge of £3 per person using the park and ride service.
This event is open to people of all abilities.
Yes there will be a bag drop facility included in the price for the park and ride facility
YES! We provide a free photos of the event day courtesy of Tough Runner UK’s pro photographer Ed Morris. Make sure to give credit when you get your photos
Yes water will be located at the start/finish and near halfway point.