The Welsh Athletics, one-off Mountain Running Championships take place at Llanberis this Saturday (Maesgwm Muddle) The event is also the final event in the FRA British Championships in which Eryri's Bronwen Jenkinson is the best placed Welsh athlete with a chance of a medal.
British, Welsh & WFRA Championship Counter Saturday August 12th 2017 start 10:30 a.m.
Llanberis, North Wales Course: 8.7 miles/2789 ft 14k/850m
Run under Welsh Athletics Rules Fee: Pre-entry £8 by 7th August.
Includes soup, roll & commemorative slate coaster or £10 E.O.D if not full (Limit of 250 runners)
Registration and prize giving in the Padarn Lake Hotel, High St, Llanberis Cash prizes for new records in all categories.
Cheques payable to “Eryri Harriers” to: M. Blake, 1 Garreg Fawr, Groeslon, Gwynedd LL54 7EB.
Telephone 01286 831115 or 07778 145144
Course Records: Male - Rob Hope 1.24.53. Female - Victoria Wilkinson 1.37.09.
Message from the race organiser; Mike Blake:
MAESGWM MUDDLE, The story so far. Registration, as per the entry form not the FRA and WFRA calendars will be in the Padarn Lake Hotel in the centre of Llanberis GR579601 from 9am.There WILL be entry on the day but a postal one to get to me by Friday will keep the work down Sat morning and save you 40/-.There will be no runners parking at the Padarn Lake and is sparse in the village but there is loads of free parking by the lagoons GR573607 and will be indicated by running ar...rows from east and west directions and only a 5 minute walk from the Hotel, EARLY START, 10.30 am, with the men's record @ 1.24.53 and the ladies @ 1.37.09 if you do not feel confident of getting round in under 3 hours then you are advised to take advantage of this as there will be a cut off at CP8 the gate @ Bwlch Y Groes of 2.45. ACCOMMODATION, The Padarn Lake do B&B and the race starts and finishes in the Llwyn Celyn Bach camp site field where camping with showers and bunkhouse are available, tel 01286870923 www. campinginllanberis.com. Any queries call me between 07.30 and 23.00 on 07778145144, texts may not get answered till next week, Mike