Category Archives: Challenge

Drovers Everesting Challenge 2018!

Looking for a challenge for 2018? Then why not cycle the height of the world’s tallest mountain, Mt. Everest, here in the magnificent Brecon Beacons National Park? Taking place on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June-find out more below! 2017 saw … Continue reading

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Legendary Days Out In The Brecon Beacons

You can have plenty of Legendary Days Out in the Brecon Beacons! Discover the magic and myths hidden in the rolling hills of the Brecon Beacons by going on an adventure with some of the best tour guides and activity providers around… Kevin Walker … Continue reading

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Abergavenny Festival of Cycling begins this Saturday!

The Iron Mountain and Monmouthshire Sportif Four sportives on June 24th are included in the Abergavenny Festival of Cycling for 2017. The four events are: the Monmouthshire 20 (previously titled “Leisure Ride”), the Monmouthshire Sportif 40 miles, the Iron Mountain … Continue reading

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There’s still time to enter into the WAA4 Challenge!

The WAAT4 Challenge is a prestigious navigation event in Wales’ beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park. Teams from all over the UK take part every year. Its reputation is growing quickly and it features in the walking calendar for such events. … Continue reading

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Drover Cycles Gospel Pass Everesting Challenge

Be a legend for a day and join us for the first ever mass participation Gospel Pass Everesting challenge. Ride from Hay up, up, up into the Black Mountains, topping out on Wales’ highest motorable road, then whoosh back down … Continue reading

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Cycle Route: Gospel Pass

Start point: Bwlch (Village Hall) Distance: 85 km / 54 mi Ascent: 1600m / 5200 ft (max altitude 549m) Duration: 3 ½ – 5 ½ hours Grade: Moderate/hard Overview: Roads predominantly quiet (sometimes narrow), remote with occasionally poor road surface … Continue reading

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What’s on in June

June’s calendar of events gives you plenty of opportunity to head outdoors and get active in the scenery of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Put on your walking boots test yourself with The WAAT4 and Bwlch With Altitude challenges….or if … Continue reading

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