50fed Ras Copaon 1000m Cymru

The 50th Welsh 1000m Peaks Race

6th June 2020

Prices and Entry

Distance / kmElevation / mStart timePriceWFRA categoryIndividualPair
Long Fell322,80009:00£25AL/ER NSYesNo
Long Challenge322,80007:30£25AL/ER NSYesYes
Short Fell121,40010:30£20AM/ER NSYesNo
Short Challenge121,40010:30£20AM/ER NSYesYes

All entry fees include a 1:40,000 waterproof map covering the complete course, a limited edition 50th anniversary T-shirt, en-route refreshment, a commemorative medal for all finishers and free tea, coffee, soup with homemade rolls and cake at the event centre.

Online entries open on 1st January and close on 29th May. No entries will be available on the day. Please enter online where possible, but if you would like to enter via post, please download the paper entry form and post it no later than 25th May.

Long Fell Race

Long Fell race entrants are required to give details of two recent category A fell races or similar events of at least 16 km distance and requiring navigation when completing the entry form.

Short Fell Race

Short Fell race entrants are required to give details of two recent category A fell races or similar events of at least 8 km distance and requiring navigation when completing the entry form.

Challenge Races

Long Challenge Race and Short Challenge Race entrants must give details of recent experience which demonstrates appropriate mountain experience, navigational skills and fitness.

Entry conditions and age restrictions

The Welsh 1000m peaks race is held in accordance with the rules and safety requirements of the Welsh Fell Runners Association, takes note of their kit requirements and operates a safety policy. Please be sure to read the race rules and entry requirements in the Essential Information for Competitors.

All entrants must meet the stated experience requirements for the course they are entering except where a less experienced person is entering as a pair with someone who does meet the experience requirements. Entry is restricted to people aged 18 and over on the day of the race, except in the Short Challenge Race where a 14–18 year old can enter with a parent or legal guardian.

Service personnel are welcome but it is important to remember the navigational skills required are typically beyond those covered in basic army training.

If you are unsure about your experience please contact the Entries Secretary on jeannull.hall1@btinternet.com