8-9th April 2017 Builth Wells, Mid Wales

Event Description

Builth Wells, the home of the long distance mountain bike events and still one of the most anticipated events on the mountain bike calendar.  Based in the event organisers home playground, the rolling Mid Wales Mountains have provided excitement to over 20,000 marathonists over the years.  With a mixture of classic trials and brand new single and double track bridleways the route will truly showcase the best riding in Mid Wales.

Weekend Schedule

Exposure Lights Big Night Out - Saturday Night 8pm: Riding sweet and fully way marked trails in the dead of the night is an experience not to be missed.  We offer two route options 40km and 20km (approx.) and Exposure Lights are offering light hire from £10 for pre-entered riders.  Reserve your lights here.

SCOTT MTB Marathon Series Rd 1 – Sunday 10.30am – The three route options Full (65km), Half (45km) and Mini (25km) provide the opportunity for a truly special ride for all ages and abilities.



Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th April 2017

Event Type

MTB Endurance


Builth Wells


Event Village (with caterers, bar and entertainment)
Trade stands and Demo bikes
Camping from Friday evening to Monday morning
Showers and Toilets
Fully route marked courses
Pasta party
Bike wash
Live entertainment
Medical Support
Finishers T-Shirts
Finisher times
Feed stations (with Torq energy products)
Mechanical assistance
Sweeper vehicle
Event photography

Registration Opens

Saturday 2.30 to 7.30pm & Sunday 8 to 9.30am

Start Time

Saturday Night 8pm & Sunday 10.30am

Entry on Day

Yes, if not sold out (surcharges apply)


Online exclusive offers (automatically applied in basket)

Buy any 4 events and get 5th free


Buy Night ride and get £10 off next day's ticket

Ultimate event packages also only available Online

SCOTT E-Bike and Premium carbon bike hire available from £20 per bike

Light Hire

Reserve here



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Royal Welsh Showground
Builth Wells

Enter 8-9th April 2017 Builth Wells, Mid Wales

Event Description Price Book
  • Exposure Lights Big Night Out Round 1

    Builth Equinox 20km

    Scared of the dark? Overcome your fears at the Exposure Lights big night out.



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    Builth Maxx D 40km

    Scared of the dark? Overcome your fears at the Exposure Lights big night out.

    Distance approx 40km



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  • SCOTT MTB Marathon Round 1

    Builth Mini Marathon

    An exciting, family friendly introduction to a mountain bike event.  Approx 25km in distance.



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    Builth Half Marathon

    Your first step towards the full marathon or for those who have a more casual approach to their riding. Approx 45km in distance.



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    Builth Full Marathon

    65km: The real deal, big mountains, great trails enough said!


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