THE TOUGH RUNNER
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JULY 27TH 2019 | AFAN FOREST
Date: Saturday 27th July 2019 – 10:00AM Start
Introducing the Afan Forest Tough Runner Trail Marathon, part of the first ever Tough Runner Trail Festival. Set to be an outstanding 26.2 mile course, this race will take you on a journey both mentally and physically through the beautiful surroundings of the epic Afan Forest Country Park. Over the last few months, the team at Tough Runner UK have been working closely with Natural Resources Wales to develop a course that is challenging & extremely awesome!
This event will take place on Saturday 27th July 2019, 10:00 AM Start.
The Trail Festival will host 3 awesome races in one day so if you don’t think you have what it takes to enter the marathon you can challenge yourself to the Half Marathon or 10k in stead:
-Tough Runner Trail Marathon
-Tough Runner Trail Half Marathon
-Tough Runner Trail 10k
This day will be more than just a race. There will be entertainment, expo tents, fuel, drinks and even cash prizes for the overall Marathon winners!
This event is open to experienced runners and newcomers.
With this race you'll get:
RACE BRIEFING FOR MARATHON
START OF THE MARATHON
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Check out the race route HERE.
*Please note that this route may be changed slightly before the race date.
BRYN BETTWS LODGE
Please Note: there is now a £5 pounds parking fee this event, this is payable to the marshal at the event festival entrance. Parking is limited please care share if possible.
Light refreshments and fuel can be found in Bryn Bettws Lodge and our tents near the start/finish line.
Main car parking is within Bryn Bettws. Follow the lane until you reach the lodge and a Marshall will direct you where to park. Please keep in mind to bring £5 for the parking fee.
- Open first 3 men
- Open first 3 Women
- Just a reminder to please be more weather-proof if the conditions are not kind to us on the day. This is a trail race through the forest, please ensure you dress and prepare adequately and keep well hydrated (especially if the weather is hot).
This event is open to people of all abilities.
No please leave all valuables in your car.
YES! We provide a free photographer!
Yes water will be located at several locations along the course.