The PIG Ultra Duathlon

This race was cancelled due to high winds.

The alternative event will be the PIG 'BRUTAL STYLE' >>Click here for more info...

The PIG is the UK's toughest Ultra Duathlon with a mountain run, road bike and trail run.

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Fantastic event! Well organised, amazing scenery and definitely Brutal!!

- Nick Myatt - 2014

This original, exciting event is set in breathtaking surroundings at the foot of Cadair Idris in Wales. There are plenty of hills on all the courses to get your teeth into and amazing scenery to take your mind off the pain.

Read Andy 'Daysey' Day 2016 Pig Ultra Duathlon race report here...

Entry options available
The PIG - 6m mountain run, 105m road bike and finish with a 20m trail run.

The Little PIG - 6m mountain run, 55m road bike and finish with a 10m trail run.

Team option also available.

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Race Information

The Courses



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Info Pack

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What time is registration?
Registration is open from 16:00 till 20:00 on Friday 15th September

What time is the race briefing?
The mandatory briefing is 18:00 on Friday 15th September

Where is registration/briefing?
Registration/briefing is held in Electric Mountain (LL55 4UR)

Do I rack my bike on Friday?
Your choice, there will be overnight security if you decide to leave your bike in race HQ on Friday, but if you can't be parted, then you can rack on Saturday morning

What time is transition open on race day?
From 05:00

What time/day does the race start?
The race starts at 07:00 Saturday 16th September 2017

Will there be food / drinks on site?
Yes, there is a catering van open from 05:00 till late on Saturday and from 09:00 on Sunday and TORQ nutrition, cake, cheese scones, sandwiches, bananas and jellybabies available at the HQ aid station.

What will be available at the aid stations?
TORQ nutrition, bananas, biscuits, jellybabies, water, coke and more CAKE!

Where are the aid stations?
One on the trail run (2.5 mile approx), one on the bike (mile 14) and one at HQ

Is there car parking available?
You can’t park on the event field, but there are lots of car parks nearby. Please see the info pack for locations

Where can I stay
There are plenty of B&Bs, hotels and bunkhouses available near race HQ -

Are there showers in transition?
No, only toilets.

What are the rules?
No drafting. You must wear a cycle helmet. No MP3 players or similar. No littering and you must mount and dismount at the designated points.

Race cut offs
Please see the info pack for these.

What kit do I need for the mountain section?
Issued map (waterproof pouch/bag needed)
Waterproof / windproof coat
Waterproof trousers
Extra warm clothes
A fully charged working mobile phone (water proofed) with emergency number in
Glow Sticks x2 (Full PIG only)
Survival foil blanket
Head torch (Full PIG only)
More than 400ml of water or other drink
Blister kit

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Entry fees

The PIG - £135
The Little PIG - £68
The PIG Team - £185
The Little PIG Team - £98

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