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Great Strides™ Brecon Beacons

Join us for Great Strides™ Brecon Beacons

All Great Strides events 

Gather friends, family and colleagues together to take on either a 40km or 65km walk - we'd love to have you with us, and we'll be with you from the moment you sign up, with training plans and fundraising ideas!

Route Information - Great Strides™ (65km)

Registration opens at 05:00. The walk starts off bright an early at 06:00 at Theatr Brycheiniog and the walk takes you through Brecon on the old road towards Storey Arms. You will then ascend up Pen-Y-Fan and across towards Cribyn, before coming down off the Beacons towards Pentwyn Reservoir. The route then loops around Pontsticill and Pentwyn Reservoirs and up towards Talybont Forest. Here you will join the Taff Trail again through the forest and into Talybont. From Talybont, the route takes you steadily along the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal Path along the home straight into the Canal Basin, where you will be greeted by supporters, family, friends and a well-deserved medal! 

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Route Information - Great Strides™ (40km - NEW FOR 2019!) 

You will follow the same route at the 65k but with a few different directions! - Don't worry it will be sign posted! You will also start at 06:00 from Theatr Brycheiniog but you will through Ffrwdgrech, along the  Cefn Cwm Llwch, all the way up to the summit of Pen y Fan before coming down off the Beacons towards Pentwyn Reservoir. You will then head straight along the taff trail and follow the route round to Talybont. The route takes you steadily along the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal Path along the home straight into the Canal Basin, where you will also  be greeted by supporters, family, friends and a well-deserved medal!

Sign up now!

Sign up Information 

General registration fee is just £60 for a team (£75 from 1 February) This includes the support driver and the first six in a team. £10 entry fee for each extra walker over the original six team members.
Sponsorship target £1,000 per team (only £166 per person!) 

How we'll support you

We'll give you loads of support and encouragement along the way, including:

  • Team CF bespoke Great Strides™ t-shirt
  • Fundraising pack and ideas
  • Bespoke event medal
  • On the day mountain leader support crew
  • Bespoke event maps (2) for your team
  • Event day support from our events team
  • Team newsletters
  • Walker information pack
  • Start and finish line refreshments!
 
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is chronically misunderstood, affects thousands worldwide and is carried unknowingly in the genes of millions.

By joining Team CF for this exciting team challenge event, you are helping us to fight for a life unlimited for everyone living with the condition.
We can't wait to welcome you to our team!  
If you have any questions about this or any other event please email events@cysticfibrosis.org.uk or call the events team on: 02037 952 176. 









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