2024 TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon – 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

Set within the dramatic landscapes of the Brecon Beacons, the Marathon distance challenges runners with 1921m of elevation gain, incorporating steep ascents, technical descents, and some of the most scenic trails Wales has to offer. The course leads participants through a variety of terrains, from open moorland to forested paths, showcasing the natural diversity and beauty of the national park. Designed for those who love the adventure of trail running, this marathon offers both a physical and a visual feast, with every mile bringing new views and challenges. Finishing the TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon is a testament to a runner's grit and resilience, celebrated in an environment renowned for its awe-inspiring beauty and formidable terrain.

Date: 

Sat
May 4
2024

Location: 

Brecon, United Kingdom

Distance

42.2km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

1921m

Number of participants: 

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How to train for TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon: TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon training plans for every runner

To train for TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

Runna offers running training plans for every runner and goal out there.

With Runna, your running coaching app, you get a personalized Marathon training plan that:

  • Structures your week and sets out all sessions for you
  • 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 Marathon training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon FAQ: All you need to know about the TEC Brecon Beacons Marathon

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