The half distance is an UTMB qualifier in the 20K category
The marathon distance is an UTMB qualifier in the 50K category
Marshalled aid stations with water and electrolyte as a minimum. Approximately every 7 kms.
The following will be required as a minimum:
Trail running shoes
The following may be mandatory depending on conditions:
Hat + gloves
Spare insulation layer (fleece/light down)
8:15am to 9:30am - Registration in Neuadd Dyfi (Village Hall)
9:45am - Race Briefing
10am - Race start
For the Marathon ONLY: Cut off for 1 lap is 2h 45m
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Photos from 2021 are available for free download here.
PARKING & TOILETS
The main pay & display car park in the village has plenty of space. There is also a smaller pay & display car park next to the Neuadd Dyfi. There are public toilets by the Tourist Information Centre.
TRAIN Aberdyfi is on the Cambrian Coast line, described by The Guardian as one of the most epic train journeys in the world. Aberdyfi station is 1 minute walk from registration. You can catch the train direct from Birmingham - further details at thetrainline.com.
DRIVE Aberdyfi is situated on the coast at the south end of Snowdonia National Park, between Barmouth and Aberystwyth. It is about 2 hours drive from Chester and 90 mins from Shrewsbury. LL35 0NR for your sat nav.
JOIN THE TEAM
If you want to marshal at the DYFI X then just let us know. All volunteers receive a free entry to DYFI X 2023.
Read our blog on our current sustainable efforts here. Our races adopted the #gocupless approach from day one. As part of your entry fee we will give you a special edition race-cup for use at aid stations, and beyond!