Vaynol 24hr Big Weekender

Friday 3rd June – Sunday 5th June 2022

Location: Vaynol Estate, Bangor, North Wales

Solo, Pairs or teams of up to 8, its your choice, which ever, you’ll have loads of fun!

Located on the Vaynol Estate near Bangor and on the edge of Snowdonia with its mountain ranges as a backdrop…

A full weekend of racing awaits you, with camping for the whole family, ideally located 1 minute off the A55 near Bangor on the edge of Snowdonia, North Wales – the capital of adventure.

Whilst in the area and taking advantage of our inclusive race/camping weekend package, you may want to visit some of the Uk’s best Adventure attractions, which include: The Snowdonia Adventure Park/Surf Snowdonia, Dolgarrog – Zip World, Bethesda, maybe take the family on the train up Snowdon mountain? plus lots lots more…

24 Hour race route: The starting/changeover point is next to the Vaynol Manor House, the 5 mile route takes you along gravel paths, National Trust wooded trails and across fields, an undulating route with fabulous views of the Menai Straights, Anglesey and the Snowdonia mountain range.

Event site:  Opens Friday 21st May at 10:00am and closes at 12pm on Monday 23rd May.

5K Vaynol Estate run: starts 9am on Saturday morning.
Cost: £10 Affiliated £12 Unaffiliated
Includes a Quality bespoke medal.

10K Night run: starts 9pm on Saturday evening.
Cost: £15 Affiliated £17 Unaffiliated
Includes a Quality bespoke medal.

5K Sunday morning shake down run: starts 9am on Sunday morning.
Cost: £10 Affiliated £12 Unaffiliated
Includes a Quality bespoke medal.

24hr Race: starts 12pm on the Saturday
Cost as an individual or in a team: Affiliated £65 Unaffiliated £67 (YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 17 YRS OLD ON RACE DAY)
Includes a Quality bespoke medal and Technical Tshirt.

2K Fun run: starts 11am on Saturday morning.
Cost: £5
Includes a medal.

Toddlers fun run: starts 10:30am on Saturday morning
Cost: Free

Facilities: There will be showers and toilets, plus charging points for your phones and and other electrical devices.

Entertainment: for all the family starting at 5pm Friday, with live bands and Dj’s throughout the weekend, plus activities for the kids.

Drink & Food: You may bring your own food and drinks (inc alcohol) there will also be a bar serving alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, also food stalls and a coffee/tea van.

Camping: We have plenty of room for tents, caravans and camper vans (we don’t have electric hook up)
(See camping rules) You are permitted to park your vehicle next to your tent.
Camping is included in the entry fee for competitors, you must have a wristband! (see below)

Additional campers (Non runners/family) are Adult £20, Child £10 (under 16) for the whole weekend.
Payable at the gate on race weekend.

VW Campervans: Runners who have a VW camper van can park/camp in the Dubfest Wales field.

Dubfest Wales: There is also a VW festival taking place on site over the same weekend, all runners will have FREE access to this.



Entering as an individual: normal process, simply just enter in your name.

Entering as a pair or team: Choose a pair/team name and nominate a captain between yourselves before starting the entry process – then enter each team members details.

Captains will need to collect race packs on race weekend.

How it all works, change overs, times, results etc… HERE