The weather on the day will dictate your kit choices.
The following will be required as a minimum:
Foil blanket or similar
Fully charged mobile phone (in waterproof bag/similar)
The following may be mandatory depending on conditions:
Hat + gloves
Spare insulation layer (fleece/light down)
Marshalled aid stations with water and electrolyte as a minimum. Approximately every 7kms.
8:15am to 9:30am - Registration
9:45am - Race Briefing
10am - Race start
PARKING & TOILETS
The main pay & display car park in the village has plenty of space. There are public toilets by the Tourist Information Centre. There are also toilets in the Yacht Club (max 2 at a time).
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!