Looking to enter the next Dragon's Back Race® in 2021?

Entries for September 2021 (exact dates to be confirmed) will open in September 2020.


The 2019 race sold out! Don't miss out on a 2021 entry:

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An entry includes:

  • Participation in one of the toughest and most iconic footraces on Earth
  • GPS tracking of participants (friends and family will be able to follow you in real time!)
  • Motivated event team, both volunteers and professionals, supporting you during the race.
  • Your chance to earn a legendary Dragon trophy
  • Emergency medical cover during the race
  • Mountain safety team cover during the race
  • Tented accommodation throughout the race
  • Transportation of participants’ overnight bags to each overnight campsite
  • Transportation of participants’ support bag to the daily support point
  • A well planned and professionally organised race by Ourea Events
  • Sunday night pre-race Buffet Meal with the Event Team
  • Unlimited breakfast, finishing snacks and dinner each day
  • Unlimited tea, coffee and hot and cold water for drinking
  • Exclusive Berghaus event t-shirt
  • Car sticker
  • SPORTident digital race timing
  • Exclusive waterproof, pre-marked event map
  • A GPX file of the route and checkpoint locations (available in advance)
  • Parking at either the start or finish (with coach transport between these locations both before and after the event respectively). 
  • Celebratory meal on the last night of the race and breakfast the following morning

The Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race® is not a vetted event: Each aspirant participant must agree to the Declaration when entering. Please see the full terms and conditions of entry.


Berghaus Dragon's Back Race 2019 - Race start at Conwy Castle - Copyright No Limits Photography

This could be you! Participants and event team gather inside the hallowed walls of Conwy Castle at the 2019 start ©No Limits Photography