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Dare Valley Country ParkAberdare-Rhondda Cynon Taf Dare Valley Country Park Aberdare, WALES, United Kingdom CF447PS
Brought to you by the team at Dare2Run, The Dare12 is Wales’ first continuous looped 12 hour ultra-marathon, taking you through some of the most picturesque trails in South Wales.
Also now hosting the Dare 8k trail - and the 21k trail which are sinlge lap races - just out and back, which we are sure to see past trail course records crumble.
The event is held in the formidable grounds of the Dare Valley, backing on to the beautiful Brecon Beacons. When it comes to trail running Wales has so much to offer!
For the Dare12 - you'll be entering as an individual or in teams of up to 8 people, and you’ll be aiming to complete as many laps as possible of the 8km multi-terrain track in the 8am – 8pm 12 hour challenge.
For the sinlge lap races (8k or 21k), runners will line up at midday, and test their pace against other middle distance runners in a race against the clock. Fastest lap time in each category wins. You can also, enter in multiple races, by entering in the 21k, the 8k and the Dare12 - Who Dares Wins.
With each race starting and finishing in the runners HQ (runners & supporters festival), the vibe will be electric – live music, gourmet street food & popup bars serving craft ales and ciders and supporters lining the entire route to cheer you on.
Whether you’re aiming to run one lap as part of a team, or have your heart fixed on setting the breaking the course record as a solo, this is an event not to be missed. places are limited, so get your teams ready, enter now to secure your place!
Event details and schedule
Details about the race can be found here: https://dare2run.co.uk/race-rules/
Whats included in your entry;
- Bespoke Medal for all finishers (these are quality medals to be proud of)
- Mid-point fully marshalled drinks station
- Free professional chip timing and lap counting
- Live results update on the day
- Hand crafted Winner’s trophy for each category
- Fully qualified medical support for the duration of the race
- Race number spot prizes (drawn throughout the day and evening!)
Additional Items Available
Official Event Car Parking (£5), Sports Massages, Event tech Shirts, Event sports hoodies, Friends and Family Camping Tickets, powered caravan or camper sites, non-powered camper sites, onsite hotel accommodation (limited rooms available), runners festival area and entertainment until midnight on Saturday for non-competitors, Gourmet food outlets available all-day Saturday, and after party licensed bar serving refreshments all-day Saturday.