Merida Bikes MTB Marathon round 3 approaching

Sunday 5 July in Llanwrtyd Wells

The third round of the Merida Bikes MTB Marathon Series (powered by Mountain Biking UK) will take place in just over two weeks on Sunday 5 July 2009. The event is being hosted in the new location of Llanwrtyd Wells in Wales.


There’s a choice of 50, 75 and 100km routes (entry £30) or a 25km mini marathon for £25. The entry fee includes free camping, parking and pasta party on saturday night. You can enter on the day for an extra £5 but to secure your place go to the entry page .

You can find all the details on the Llanwrtyd Wells Merida rides, including course routes, on the MTB Marathon event page.

The team from CycleActive ( will be on site offering their fantastic skills courses free of charge on the saturday. Make sure you book yourself in advance as places are limited – email them at


There is also a road sportive on saturday 4 July – if you are interested in entering that as well as the Merida MTB Marathon there is a £10 overall discount.