The 5th Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race®:
Monday 20th to Friday 24th May 2019
Entries open 12:00 GMT Wednesday 2nd May 2018
These dates have been chosen so that our sister event, the Cape Wrath Ultra™, can take place on alternate years with each event always taking place in the last full week of May.
Warm up for 2019 with 2017 film Conquering The Dragon
2019 Entry information - what's included?
The cost of entering the 2019 Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race™ is £899. The entry fee includes:
- Participation in one of the toughest and most iconic footraces on Earth
- A well planned and professionally organised race by Ourea Events
- 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
- NEW for 2019: Sunday night pre-race Participant & Event Team Buffet
- 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
- GPS tracking of participants (friends and family will be able to follow you in real time!)
- 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
This could be you! Participants and event team gather inside the hallowed walls of Conwy Castle at the 2017 start ©Guillem Casanova
How To Enter
- £899 + free 'Dragon in Training' t-shirt* + includes the option to defer or transfer entry.
- £99 deposit** + free 'Dragon in Training' t-shirt* + instalments of £300 (October 2018) and £500 (February 2019)***
*Dragon in Training T-Shirts are only for entries received in May (they will be dispatched early July).
**Deposits cannot be refunded, transferred, or deferred.
***Entries (less the deposit) can only be deferred or transferred once paid in full.