Race the Train

This year's 'Race the Train' was held on Sunday 30th July, 2017.
Cyclists were invited to race the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway train which leaves Welshpool Raven Square at 11.15am. The Mayor of Welshpool was there to see everyone on their way.

The event was completed with most of the cyclists beating the train. The winner was Mr Ryan Griffiths from Llansantffraid in a time of 30mins and 42 seconds. Over 17 minutes faster than the train.

Last year's race was held on September 11th, 2016.
24 out of 33 Cyclists beat the train and a new record was set by Ashley Banks of 27 minutes and 35 seconds.

2017 Race the Train will be held on Sunday 30th July.