Snowdon Ultra 50

GB Ultras are Proud to announce the Return of their Flagship 50 & 100 Mile Race: the Brilliant 2nd Edition of Snowdon Ultra. Starting from the beautiful Betws-y-Coed and following a series of trails along the Snowdonia Slate Trail and Mountain Trails leading to the Epic Heather Terrace on Tryfan, Snowdon Summit, Glyder Fach and Glyder Fawr before heading up the amazing ascent of Pen yr Ole Wen and onto the Summit’s of Carnedd Dafydd, Carnedd Llewelyn and Pen yr Helgi Du. 

With LIVE ONLINE GPS TRACKING & 7 Checkpoints spread out along the course to support runners taking on the Race, making it a 50 Mile you’ll always remember with 4192m of Ascent, Phenomenal GB Ultras support throughout, UTMB Qualifying Points following an Unmarked Route, therefore classed as a Navigation Event.

Saturday 12th October 2019


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


Take on ALL 4 of our 50 Milers for the Grand Slam Medal & Hall of Fame




Top 100 finishers earn a Gold Snowdon Ultra Medal, 101-200 finishers earn a Silver Snowdon Ultra Medal and 201+ finishers earn the Bronze Snowdon Ultra Medal.

There are additional Bespoke GB Ultras Lion Trophies for the Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female finishers and for the 1st 3 Teams (based on the accumulated times of their first 3 runners).

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Snowdon Ultra

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Full Race details

Cae Llan/Village Green, Station Road, Betws-Y-Coed, LL24 0AE.

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

At least 21 years old + at the time of the race.
In good health and must have run at least a 50 Mile Ultra-Marathon distance race prior to the event.
This can be for an event not yet taken place but that will be completed prior to Snowdon Ultra start.
Runners are expected to be competent map readers for their own safety willing to use their map & compass throughout the event especially in low cloud/poor weather conditions and a night time.

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