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Bala Challenge

Sat 11th May 2019

Event Details:

Event Type
Challenge Event
Region / Area
Wales / Mid Wales
Distance / Time Limit
20, 14 or 8ml. in 10hr
Start Time
Walkers 08.00; Runners 09.00 (09.00-10.30 8 & 14 ml)
From Penllyn Leisure Centre, Pensarn Road, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7SR The route is on fps, moorland and forest on the hills around Lake Bala and Aran Ridge (ascent 4,100') in Snowdonia. Family walk of 8ml (ascent 1,600 ft) with return by steam railway (charges apply) or transport provided (free)
General Notes
Event limit 350. Optional sponsorship in aid of Air Ambulance, Mountain Rescue Service & local good causes. Organised by Bala & Penllyn Rotary Club. Full details, entry forms & sponsorship form (optional) from website or with SAE
Keith Robinson 28 Trem Y Ffridd, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7DG Tel: 01678 521480
Start and Finish
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Entry Details:

Entry: £8 in advance (£10 OTD); Family Ticket in advance £32 (£40 OTD; Children under 12 years FOC incl refreshments, transport if necessary & cert. Advance entries = before May 1st. OTD entries = after May 1st. Family Ticket = all members of the same immediate family, whilst all under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult
Cheques Payable To
Bala & Penllyn Rotary Club


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