Event Details

No 8 Coastal Ultra Marathon 2019

“The views here are so amazing I’d eat them if I could!”

Well now you can! Sweet toothed and chewing gum for the eyes all rolled into one.

Starting from the famous Original rock shop in Barmouth at 9am Saturday the 11th of May 2019.

Competitors will run along the coastal path and finish at the Rock Surf shop in Pwllheli.

This section of the Welsh Coastal Path takes you across beaches, seaside villages, forts and old castles as well as magnificent views inland and out at sea.

46 Miles.

15 Hours Cut off.


Fully stocked checkpoints which will include Mainly sweets.

Chocolate fondue.

Haribo pop-ups.

The 3 Trees for no particular reason with hanging candy canes.

Ice cream token.

Augustus Gloop Sausage stand.

Local Marshals.

Drop bag


Timed event


Famous No 8 rock Medal.

DNFs receive Toothpaste.


What about the golden ticket you say?

Well, entries go live on the 8th of December 2018. To get the golden ticket Entry you must send a STRAVA link of an 8mile distance you have completed within the last 8 days leading up to the 8th of December with your application.

Good day, Sir.

For more details see here.