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South Wales United Kingdom Dirty Dozen 2016

July 09, 2016

Usk Castle

Usk Castle, Usk, Monmouthshire, United Kingdom


July 09, 2016

Add to Calendar 07/09/2016 09:00 AM 07/09/2016 11:00 AM South Wales United Kingdom Dirty Dozen 2016 Dirty Dozen
Usk Castle
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Start Time:

Elite wave is at 9:30am, with open waves start at 10am


Usk Castle
Usk Castle
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12k + 20 military style obstacles


Dirty Dozen

21 Past Events, 3 other upcoming races


Average rating: 4.5 / 5 from 2 reviews.

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Individual CostTeam of 6+Until
£50£45August 31st, 2015
£55£50October 31st, 2015
£60£55December 31st, 2015
£65£60January 31st, 2016
£70£65March 31st, 2016
£75£70April 30th, 2016
£80£75May 31st, 2016
£85£80June 30th, 2016
£95£90Race Day Registration

Prices DO NOT include a mandatory £8.40 insurance or registration fees.

It is free to transfer your entry to another person up until and including race day if done on-line. There is a £5 admin fee (per runner/per race) to change entries at the race on the day. Transferring your place to a later race in the same year can be done by paying a £20 admin fee. Registrations are fully refundable subject to a £20 fee.
It is possible to upgrade your entry to a 3 race pass or season anytime during the same year. You will need to pay a £20 admin fee and pay the difference. Please note that no refunds are available if you have already paid more than the cost of a pass.

What You Get:

  • Coveted Bobble Hat
  • Dirty Dozen T-Shirt
  • Much Deserved Beer
  • Free race photos
  • Timing Chip


Course Description:

This venue has some very exciting terrain including some very steep hills, some lakes, some more hills and guess what? Some more hills! You will be wet and you will be muddy. You have been warned!

The ‘Dirty Dozen’ is a 12k obstacle race with 20 military style obstacles, the course and obstacles are designed by ex-British Special Forces. The military style obstacles are strategically combined with challenging terrain to test agility, strength and endurance.

Some obstacles we've had in the past include:

  • Barbarella
  • Barbed Belly
  • Big Walls
  • Bitch Ditch
  • Bladder ladder
  • Containment
  • Creepy crawlies
  • Eye of the needle
  • Firefly
  • Hang 'em high
  • Hangover Walls
  • Hell hill
  • Hurtles
  • Irish Table
  • Moto-X
  • Rotten Rafters
  • Screwball Scramble
  • Sheep Dip
  • Spider Wall
  • Tarzan Bars
  • Terror Trench
  • Tyred

Aid Stations:

There will be toilets within the event village and water stations throughout the course.
An extensive medical team
Multiple life guard teams


The much coveted Dirty Dozen Races Medal of Honour is awarded to those that complete the Dash (6k), Dozen (12k) and Destroyer (18k) all in 2016


Free! We don’t charge parking or spectator fees which means you can bring your friends and family to watch for free!



Post Party:

At the centre of a Dirty Dozen Race is the Event village. Its the focal point where you will find the warm-up stage, music, food, drinks and a beer tent! There is a bag drop, medical support (as well as out on the course) and information point.


You need to be 18 or more at the time of the event
Some races will have deep water where swimming will be required. If you can’t swim, avoid these obstacles! Our marshals will be there to warn you and send you off on the alternative route round.
Wear sensible running gear (light but warm) and a pair of trail running trainers are a good idea (no spikes or studs though).
There will not be showers or changing facilities
On top of all the great stuff you get for finishing its free to park, its free to come and watch and and its free to leave your gear at our bag tent so bring your family and friends for a great day out!


Team discounts are available.

Coupons / Discount Codes:

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