Race the Train 2019
- 17 August 2019
This running event is in its 36th year and comprises four multi-terrain races of distances between 3.5 and 14 miles along the valley of the famous Talyllyn Railway plus a short road race for children up to 9 years old. Competitors and their families come from all over the UK and worldwide and contribute an estimated £1 million to the economy of Tywyn and the area. In the evening there is a social event specifically for runners and their families for prizegiving and where everyone can relax and enjoy themselves. The Rotary Club of Tywyn distribute the profit to charities and other deserving causes.