Brecon Bach Standard Distance Tri, 19th September

Saturday, September 19, 2020. 07:00


New for 2020 is the Brecon Bach Standard Distance Triathlon. The baby brother to the famous Titan Brecon, which of course does climb the infamous ‘Iron Mountain’…!

We are expecting a sell out for the first event and numbers will be capped at 500 so get your entry in early to this must do event! If you pre-register, you will receive race information and priority entry before anyone else!

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The event starts with a 1500mtr swim in the clear waters of Parc Bryn Bach and consists of a 2 lap swim. It is then out of the swim ramp and in to the nearby transition.

It is then out on to the incredible bike course taking in the Brecon Moors and heading down to Llangynidr! A quick turn round see’s competitors head back up the infamous Iron Mountain, a 3.7 mile climb with some of the most stunning views in the Brecon Beacons!

After a quick run in to transition it is out on to the 2 lap run course which starts with a 2k lap of the lake before heading in to the hills!

Put these all together and it makes for one of the most exciting standard distance triathlons on the UK events calendar!The Brecon Bach Standard Distance Triathlon is the ideal event for those looking for their next challenge or for those aiming at Titan Brecon or Ironman Wales in 2021..

Race Information

Race Distances
1500mtr lake swim, 40k bike, 10k run

Race Start Time
Wave starts at 0700 and 0730

Race Entry

Individual entry early bird (4th January to 31st March): £52.00
Relay entry early bird (4th January to 31st March): £68.00

Individual price (1st April to 28th June): £55.00
Relay price (1st April to 28th June): £73.00

Individual price (28th June onwards): £60.00
Relay price (28th June onwards): £78.00

Club Entry

If you would like to make the Brecon Bach Standard Distance Triathlon a club race, please contact us for more details. We also offer discounts for club group entries. We can also guarantee racking together and same wave starts. Please contact James on 07929 059 796 or to register your interest.

Race Routes

To view the Brecon Bach Standard Distance BIKE Route, please click HERE

To view the Brecon Bach Standard Distance RUN Route, please click HERE


For details on the venue and how to get there, please click HERE. The postcode for Sat Navs is NP22 3AY

Getting Here

Getting to the venue for the Titan Brecon Middle Distance Triathlon couldn’t be easier with easy access by car on the superb new roads in Wales and the added option of public transport. Car times from the major cities are as follows:
London – 2 hours 40 minutes
Birmingham – 1 hour 45 minutes
Bristol – 1 hour
Cardiff – 35 minutes
Swansea – 45 minutes
Exeter – 1hour 50 minutes
Trains are also available so check out Network Rail for times.


Parking the will be available within the Park. Please follow the signage from the main road.


Parc Bryn Bach is the perfect place to stay for the race, with the campsite just a 100 metre walk away from transition and the start and finish. Situated right on the lake, it is truly an idyllic place to stay, and with hot showers, a cafe and a bar on site it is the perfect place to stay before and after the race. To book you pitch, please email the venue HERE, and please ensure you include a contact phone number in the email. You can also ring the Parc to book your pitch on 01495 355 920.

Registration and Briefing Times

Registration will be open from 15:00 to 20:30 on Friday 18th September and there will be a short period of registration on the Saturday morning from 05:15 to 06:30.

What do you get from DB Max at the Brecon Bach Standard Distance Triathlon?

  • Chip timing including splits and run laps as well as a King/Queen of the Hill on the Bike.
  • Medal and goodies for all finishers
  • Beginner friendly racing
  • On-site catering with hot food and drinks
  • On-site toilets and showers
  • Live to web results along with smart phone app
  • Free sports massage from the Physio Clinic, Bristol
  • Race Photography from Charles Whitton Photography

Marshals and Volunteers

To successfully run our events we require the help and support of marshals and volunteers. If you are able to assist at one of our events or have friends, family, work colleagues or enemies who may be able to help, then please contact James Higgs on in return we offer free entry in to future DB Max events

And finally

The DB Max event team look forward to welcoming you to Parc Bryn Bach on race day.

If you have any questions or queries regarding the Brecon Bach then please do not hesitate to contact or call 01225 631 103.

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