Pen y Fan Junior Races

South Wales Junior Championships Race #3


Same location, date, car parking, and start time as Senior Race. Please note in particular the cash-only car parking fees for the farmer, set to encourage car-sharing or coming by bike!

How to enter

U19 and U17 please see the Senior Race page - online entry in advance.

U15, U13, U11, U9 & U7 - Enter on the day at the venue. Free for WFRA members, £3 others (cash only).

Also please complete your series consent form well in advance.


Please note there are some route changes from 2023 - see below.

Here is a PDF combined map of all routes for 2024.

U19 and U17

Under 19 and Under 17 run in the Senior Race

Eligibility: age 15 or over at 31/12/2024.


Distance 3.75 km / 2.33 miles, ascent 275 metres / 900 feet.

Pen y Fan Junior Fell Race Route for U15 and U13


Distance 2.6 km / 1.7 miles, ascent 210 metres / 700 feet.

Map as for U15 but turns back earlier and doesn't go round the lake.


Distance 2.3 km / 1.4 miles, ascent 190 metres / 620 feet.

Map is as for U9 but route continues a bit further south before returning.


Distance 1.6 km / 1.0 miles, ascent 115 metres / 380 feet.

Pen y Fan Junior Fell Race U11 route


Distance 1.0 km / 0.6 miles, ascent 60 metres / 200 feet.

Pen y Fan Junior Race Route for U9 and U7 categories