GLADSTONE 9 RACE
Saturday, 5th Sept 2020 – START TIMES BETWEEN 12:30 AND 1: 30PM
** CHANGE OF VENUE**RACE HQ WILL BE AT PENMAENMAWR PHOENX FOOTBALL CLUB LL34 6PR. There is ample parking at the venue.
Please arrive at H Q in time to register exactly 40 minutes before your chosen start time, in order to pick up your race bag. There is a half mile walk to the start/finish, for which we have allowed 20 mins.
9 mile/2,800ft course visiting the summits of Tal y Fan & Moel Lus, with 5 CPs, all of which must be visited in order
Map to follow.
Online entry only at Fabian 4 @ £6 across the board, which includes RaceTek electronic timing, a race map (non-waterproof) & some basic refreshments.
Entry limit 60. No entry on the day. Click here for entry
The race will be fully COVID-19 risk-assessed with appropriate insurance and will use a Time Trial format with a 1 minute separation between starters.
Safety pins will not be provided.
ALL RUNNERS WILL NEED TO CARRY A MASK OR BUFF IN THEIR BUM BAG WHICH NEEDS TO BE APPLIED IN THE EVENT OF HELP BEING NEEDED FROM A MARSHAL.
Mandatory kit/safety requirements are listed here: https://sites.google.com/site/welshfra/home/information-for-runners
There will be no presentation. A voucher will be posted to the first overall Male and Female after the event. All the profit will be donated to local charities, with a small sum being given to the football club, which has very kindly agreed to loan us their excellent facilities free of charge.
The football club has a (COVID-19 risk-assessed) public bar which will be serving drinks all day – inside & outside – and we’d love it to have some custom, but please maintain a 2m separation at all times.
Please do come again this year to support this tough, scenically superb fell race in my back garden the foothills of the Carneddau!! Hopefully it will help to promote the restarting of old favourite fell races in our corner of North Wales……
Thanks to the Pen Phoenix, Fabian4 Online Entry & Penmaenmawr Town Council for their support.
Contact Ellie Salisbury email@example.com / 07789061648 for further details.