2024 Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Beast of the Beacons 20 Mile offers a slightly shorter but equally challenging race through the captivating Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales. This race provides runners with a condensed version of the park's rugged terrains, significant climbs, and potential weather shifts, yet still promises awe-inspiring vistas at every turn. Perfect for those who may not be ready to tackle the full 40-mile challenge but wish to experience the essence of mountain trail running, this race guarantees an unforgettable adventure. Participants can expect both physical and mental tests, but the beauty of the Brecon Beacons and the camaraderie among runners make it an experience well worth the effort.

Date: 

Sat
Apr 6
2024

Location: 

Llangynidr, United Kingdom

Distance

32.1km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

1184

Number of participants: 

How to train for Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile: Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile training plans for every runner

To train for Beast Of The Beacons, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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  • Automatically adjusts your mileage and types of runs to help you perform at your best
  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized 20 Mile training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile FAQ: All you need to know about the Beast Of The Beacons 20 Mile

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