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Llyn Alwen 11.5K & Canicross

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Get involved with this mixed-terrain 11.5km trail running event that also welcomes Canicross runners. Great for both trail running enthusiasts and those new to the sport, the race loops around the Alwen reservoir. Come for the exciting terrain or the chance to win some great prizes.

Review summary

3 Reviews
  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere


Trevor T
"Favourite ever route and medal. Bespoke Fitness do a great job on organisation..."


"Loved this event, the medals from Bespoke Fitness are always the best in the..."


"My favourite trial run in North Wales, done it 4 years now, and the medals get..."
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How to enter the Llyn Alwen 11.5K & Canicross

  1. 11.5K

    Run 11.5km
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  2. Canicross

    Run 11.5km
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Llyn Alwen 11.5K & Canicross routes

This 11.5km run takes you all the way around the Alwen reservoir. With frequent spectacular views of the Denbigh Moor, the route is made up of gravel, trails, and fire roads which snake through the areas forest. There is a chance of mud throughout.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Individual running number
  • A unique finisher's medal
  • Use of event facilities
  • Water stop at halfway
  • The chance to get in on the prizes
  • Raceday Logistics


    0830 -
    Registration opens
    0915 - Briefing and warm up
    0930 - Start of the regular race
    0940 - Start of the Canicross
    1200 - Prize ceremony

    Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the scheduled race time.


    Given the looped nature of the course, spectators are encourage to come along and cheer on the runners. They will have the opportunity to see them at the start and finish, as well as the numerous vantage points around the lake.


    Volunteers are just as important as those participating. Whether you have a passion for events and want some great experience or are simply cheering on a friend or family member, please get in touch about becoming a Bespoke volunteer. For more information please follow the link here:

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is there parking at the event?
    Yes, Llyn Alwen car park is free to use with additional parking available nearby if needed.
    Is this a canicross event?
    This event is open to both runners and canicross participants.
    At what time does the Llyn Alwen 11.5K start?
    The run will start at 9.30am and the canicross event will take place 10 minutes later at 9.40am. Registration opens at 8.30am and will close by 9.15am.

    Llyn Alwen 11.5K & Canicross weather forecast

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

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    For great friendly events, Bespoke Fitness & Events guys do a great job! I’ve done a few of their events to date and will definitely be doing more in the future. Great value for money, brilliantly mark courses, and a great mixture of terrains to race over. Something for everyone!

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    Llyn Alwen 11.5K & Canicross reviews (3)

    5 out of 5 stars

    • Course
    • Organisation
    • Atmosphere
    • T

      Trevor T

      Did the 11.5K in 2018

      Favourite ever route and medal. Bespoke Fitness do a great job on organisation of this event. Beautiful race
    • F


      Did the 11.5K in 2018

      Loved this event, the medals from Bespoke Fitness are always the best in the business. Great work guys
    • D


      Did the 11.5K in 2018

      My favourite trial run in North Wales, done it 4 years now, and the medals get better every year ....
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