The Rivette QUESTars Adventure Race Series

Brecon Beacons, S. Wales


There aren't that many kayak places left available for this adventure race so we strongly recommend you enter online now if you don't want to miss out.

Race Background

For the fourth one day and penultimate adventure race in the 2012 Series, Questars will once again visiting the splendid Brecon Beacons in South Wales.

If you competed in the Brecon Beacons Questars adventure race in 2011 don't be put off taking part in this race for the event base and course is in a different part of the national park to that used in 2011.

And in a change from recent years the 2012 adventure race will take place on the Saturday 1st September rather than earlier in the year, so do come and enjoy the stunning scenery in all its late summer / early autumn glory.

Event Base

Christ College Brecon, Bridge Street
Brecon, Powys LD3 8AF

Facilities Available

Car parking, a large indoor hall for briefings and prize giving, refreshments, toilets, changing rooms and showers.

Event Timings - Provisional

MASTERS (6 hrs)

0845 - Race pack collection opens
0915 - Event briefing (lasts approx. 15 mins)
1000 - Earliest start time
1700 - Latest finish time
1730 - Results and prize giving

NOVICES & DUO (5 hrs)

1000 - Race pack collection opens
1030 - Event briefing (lasts approx. 15 mins)
1115 - Earliest start time
1700 - Latest finish time
1730 - Results and prize giving

Further information on the event format is available here

Final details for this adventure race including team lists, race numbers and other specific information will be posted on the Questars website noticeboard and teams notified by email in the week prior to the event.

Entry Information

Entries for this adventure race are now open; enter online here...

Online entries close one week before race day if places haven't already sold out.

Questars adventure races are always popular and kayak places often sell out before online entries close, so do enter well in advance to avoid missing out.

Extra Maps

Each team will receive a course map with all the checkpoints marked on it, printed on A3 waterproof paper. If your team would like extra copies of the course map these need to be purchased when you enter online.

Bike Hire

Bikes for this race can be hired from Drover Holidays, who are offering a complete package which includes helmet, puncture repair kit, delivery and collection. They have both standard mountain bikes and some higher spec mountain bikes for those who are competing hard!

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or give Anna a ring on 01497 821134 to make arrangements to hire a bike for the Brecon Beacons Questars adventure race. They have a total of 35 mountain bikes available and once these have been taken that is it, so early booking is strongly recommended.


There are many accommodation options in the Brecon area. Search for a place here, or contact the local tourist information office for more information if you are looking for local accommodation before and / or after this adventure race.


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