Rush and a push…
The Goldrush trail is one of the jewels in the #runcoedybrenin running trails offering. Not only is it challenging, but it also offers some of best views in the whole of the Coed y Brenin forest.
Taking place on the 18th of April the Mawddach Goldrush race is in it’s second year, and for 2015 the team behind the Salomon Trail Marathon Wales event at Run. Coed y Brenin will be helping organise the event. In 2016 the Goldrush will be brought under the umbrella of Run. Coed y Brenin and sit alongside TMW, the Buff Winter Trail Wales and Petzl Night Trail Wales in our roster of fantastic trail races across the calendar at Coed y Brenin.
Mawddach Rotary club member Derek Hawes commented:
“We’re really pleased to be working with Matt and Run. Coed y Brenin to take the Goldrush race to new heights. Organising quality races is his speciality and we look forward seeing the race develop into another great trail running event at Coed y Brenin”.
With its stunning 8.5 miles of ascents and descents through glades of silver birch, a full 1 mile stretch of singletrack heaven via the Pink Heffer descent, panoramic views to the Rhinogau across the Copper Bog section and the hypnotic waterfalls of the Afon Mawddach, this is one trail race not to be missed!
Entry to the 2015 Mawddach Goldrush race can be gained via this link, with further event details, sponsor news and updates to follow over the coming weeks.
The 2017 Goldrush Trail race showed just why it is considered one of Coed y Brenin’s very best trail running routes Coed y Brenin last weekend as a…