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iancorless.com DragonsBack2015Day1-6572 Happy Campers After Day One 22nd Jun 2015 @ 23:05

There is a very different mood in the day one Dragon’s Back camp tonight, compared to the last race 3 years ago.   This evening the weather has cleared and it’s a lovely, fine night to enjoy a sheltered valley...

iancorless.com DragonsBack2015Day1-4005 Mann Wins Day One in Snowdonia 22nd Jun 2015 @ 19:00

British runner Jim Mann was the winner at the first day of the Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race which traversed the high points of the Snowdonia National Park.  He crossed the line to record a time of 7 hours 49 minutes...

10354615 932543926787578 5392672896052680225 n Flying Start to the Dragon’s Back Race 22nd Jun 2015 @ 12:30 22nd Jun 2015

Within half an hour of the Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race getting underway the racers setting out were being pelted by heavy rainfall, and when the shower had passed and visibility improved a little they could see the...

2015-Day-1-Thumb Day One - Map and Route Profile 22nd Jun 2015 @ 07:00

DAY 1: Carneddau, Glyders and Snowdon The planners optimum distance for day one is 49.3km with 3,823m of ascent. The support point at 27.1km.      

DSC 0038-1(Thumb) Day One - Ecological Briefing 22nd Jun 2015

Above: Wendy Dodds, at the 2012 Dragon's Back Race, races along the high ridges of the Carneddau with their ice-shattered boulder fields creating Wales’ arctic landscape. © Jon Brooke   The following...