Beacons Way Ultra 100


#RaceAcrossBreconBeacons 2020: 100 Beautiful Miles traversing the Brecon Beacons National Park. Starting from the Heart of Abergavenny amongst the majestic ruins of Abergavenny Castle and following the Beacons Way National Trail with 10 Checkpoints along the way, the event has all the hallmarks of a classic, inspiring runners to take on this epic challenge!

With 6143m of Ascent (20100 ft) over 100 miles, Live Online GPS Tracking via GB Race Tracker, breathtaking views and amazing support from the #GBUltras team, the event is also a 2020 UTMB Qualifying Race with Optional transport back to the Start Venue after the event.

Saturday 11th July 2020

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Course Records

Mens PB - Howard Dracup (GBR) 25 Hours 9 Minutes (2019)

Ladies PB - Amy Fulford (GBR) 31 Hours 15 Minutes (2019)

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Watch the Race Live with GB Race Tracker

You can now watch the entire race unfold live thanks to the live tracking we use for this event

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GB ULTRAS 100 MILE GRAND SLAM

Take on ALL 4 of our 100 Milers for the Grand Slam Buckle & Hall of Fame

FINISHERS ARE AWARDED 6 UTMB POINTS
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Top 50 finishers earn a Gold ‘Beacons Way Ultra 100’ Buckle, 51-100 finishers earn a Silver 100 Mile Buckle and 101+ finishers earn the Bronze 100 Mile Buckle. There are additional prizes for the Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female finishers!

The route follows the Official trail of the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Beacons Way. The ability to navigate is expected during this event and runners must therefore have map reading skills. In the lead up to the Race, GB Ultras Running Club organise ‘Free of Charge’ training runs covering the entire route section by section to help build confidence and prepare runners for the upcoming Race.

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Beacons Way Ultra 100 2020


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Full Race details


START – Event HQ & Registration: Abergavenny Castle, Castle Street, Abergavenny, NP7 5EE

(Please park on Castle Street Car park – please refer to ‘Car Parking’ below) – Venue closed to the General Public from 4pm.

FINISH – Event HQ & Finish Line: Llangadog Village Hall, Dyrfal Road (A4069), Llangadog, SA19 9BW

(Limited Parking available at the rear of the building)

To download the GPX or KML file for this event simply select the correct file in the menu below.

Optional Transport back to the Start Venue Available on Sign Up
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At least 21 years old + at the time of the race.
In good health. The ability to navigate is required and expected.
Each participant must have completed at least a 50 mile Race prior to the event.
This can be for an event not yet taken place but that will be completed prior to the onset of Beacons Way Ultra 100.

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