Snowdon SkyRace® 2021

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Apex Running have announced that the Snowdon SkyRace® will be part of the Skyrunner® World Series starting October 2nd 2021. The Series features 14 races in 11 countries and is supported by Merrell, which is also the presenting partner of the Snowdon Skyline™ weekend.

Some of the world’s most adept Skyrunners will descend upon Snowdonia to battle it out at the Snowdon SkyRace® for Skyrunner® World Series points and a share of a prize pool for 1st to 5th female and male overall finishers respectively.

About the route Race Director Michael Jones said: “After extensive route verification and testing we settled on a figure of eight route that explores the area’s most iconic ridges and Grade 1 scrambles including Crib Goch and Tryfan North Ridge, as well as an array of ruthless, technical trails in between: the Snowdon SkyRace® is without doubt set to become an international skyrunning classic”.

Official guided recce days are taking place over the weekend of 3rd/4th July, and will also be joined by Skyrunner® World Series elite athlete Georgia Tindley.

The race is moving to a new, more spacious event HQ and be joined by two brand-new skyrunning events: the 14 Peaks Ultra™, 53k/33 miles and Copper SkyTrail™ 24k\16 miles ­­­– further information on the website.

More event info and entry available here:

Find out more about the Skyrunner® World Series HERE.

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