The Always Aim High organised event will be known as the XTERRA Snowdonia Trail Marathon powered by UYN for this year, with the event taking place on 9th July. UYN®'s mission is to prove that it is possible in sportswear to give up synthetic fabrics without compromising performance.
UYN – Unleash Your Nature is the brand of functional clothing and shoes launched in fall 2018 by Trerè Innovation, an Italian company based in Asola (Mantua Province). UYN products are characterized by cutting-edge technologies, the use of high-performance biomaterials, and production processes focused on respect for the environment and its resources. Nature, biotechnology and science are the three watchwords that describe this brand
The XTERRA Snowdonia Trail Marathon powered by UYN is one of the most stunning events in the UK trail running calendar, with 10k, half marathon, marathon and ultra distance options. Taking place in the in the beautiful surroundings of the Eryri National Park the event is a challenge in every sense of the word. Ascending 1,685 metres over 26 miles of iconic and spectacular trails which circumnavigate Yr Wyddfa itself. The incredible route explores the trails, gorgeous panoramic views and tough climbs of Snowdonia, visiting Rhyd Ddu, Beddgelert, Nant Gwynant, Pen y Pass and Yr Wyddfa. Over 6,000 competitors & spectators, are expected in Llanberis over the event weekend.
Tim Lloyd, Director at Always Aim High Events, said: “We are incredibly proud to launch a new partnership and announce UYN as the headline sponsor for the 2023 XTERRA Snowdonia Trail Marathon. We couldn’t ask for a more fitting tie-up with this event”
Mattia Bazzoni, Chief Communication Officer had this to say about the new partnership "We strongly wanted this partnership with XTERRA Snowdonia Trail Marathon because we believe this prestigious event perfectly reflects our brand values and because it brings UYN closer to the entire trail-running community. We are a young brand that is growing rapidly in the UK. We feel it is essential to be close to all sports enthusiasts to show the quality of our products and communicate our philosophy of combining nature and technology in a revolutionary way".