The PIG Ultra Duathlon - BRUTAL STYLE

Sept 16th 2017 - Llanberis, North Wales


The PIG 'BRUTAL STYLE' is the alternative Duathlon for The PIG, which was cancelled due to high winds.

This new Duathlon will run alongside The Brutal Triathlon and use the same courses on September 16th. The distances are as close as possible.

Pig participants do NOT have to pay for this, as it is their replacement event.

Entry options
The PIG - 3 laps around the Lake (15m), 112m road bike and finish with an ascent / decent of Snowdon (9m)

The Little PIG - 1 lap around the Lake (5m), 55m road bike and finish with an ascent / decent of Snowdon (9m)

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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 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

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