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Llyn Tegid Challenge Route

Llyn Tegid, known as Bala Lake in English, is the shortest Challenge Route within our collection. However, it holds its own with the enchanting and peaceful surroundings of Snowdonia National Park.

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The Challenge

Challenge Distance Time Type
Paddle the length of Llyn Tegid and back 7 miles 1-3h 30 (approx.) Short

Why Llyn Tegid?

With stunning mountain scenery, beautiful picnic spots and rare wildlife; this route is a fantastic choice for people with less experience, or those looking to build up their experience before embarking on one of the longer Challenge Routes.

As with all the routes, as well as enjoying the challenge and stunning locations, always ensure sensible planning, be aware of local information and follow safety guidance. Good luck and make sure you read all of the safety guidance within the Information pack before embarking on your adventure!

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Register Your Challenge!

Once you have ventured out and completed the Llyn Tegid Challenge Route we’d love to hear from you about your experience. You can do this by registering your challenge with us, in return we will recognise your efforts by sending you a certificate and displaying your time on our national leader board (if you chose this option at registration).

Click here to register your Llyn Tegid challenge details

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Leaderboard

Below is a full list of all those who have completed the challenge and registered their results with us. The list is in time order, with the fastest completion time at the top of the leaderboard.

Name of People/Person/Club Date of Paddle Time Achieved Notes

Craig Duff and Steph Roberts

19th August 2016 57mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge in 24hrs

Steve and Julie Watt

31st October 2015 1hr 26mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Team HC

1st May 2016 1hr 27mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge in 24hrs

Nick and Dave Watt

1st November 2015 1hr 29mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Peninsula Canoe Club

4th July 2015 1hr 38mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

David Andrews

3rd July 2016 1hr 46mins

Graham Wells

25th May 2015 1hr 57mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Milton Keynes Canoe Club

30th April 2016 1hr 57mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge in 24hrs

Patrick and Stephanie Wallace

6th June 2016 2hrs 2mins

Peter Roscoe, Paula Sharples and Alan Blackburn

2nd April 2015 2hrs 8mins A full circuit of the lake (13.4kms)

Geoff and Jane Blease

2nd November 2015 2hrs 10mins

Brian and Harrison Wardell

2nd October 2016 2hrs 15mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

John Salt

25th May 2016 2hrs 20mins

Nathan Parry

1st October 2016 2hrs 21mins

William, Caden and Oliver Horsely

13th August 2016 2hrs 30mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Shropshire Paddlesport

22nd August 2015 2hrs 30mins Part of the 3 Lakes AND 3 Peaks Challenge

The Dowson Family

18th March 2015 2hrs 30mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Roger Chandler

30th September 2016 2hrs 30mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge on a stand up paddleboard

Joseph Rosenfeld

August 2015 2hrs 49mins Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Sian Sykes

13th May 2016 3hrs First person to complete the 3 Lakes Challenge on an SUP

Elaine Nunns

18th June 2016 3hrs

David Manners and Phil Donaghue

26th October 2016 3hrs Completed on SUP's

Gav, Shell, Lucy, Amy and Tom Grayston

14th September 2014 3hrs 44mins A family effort with a picnic stop

Leam Boat Centre - Adults and children

21st September 2016 4hrs Stopped for lunch half wya. Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge

Neil Teare with Ian, Georgia & Daniel Nichols

27th August 2015 4hrs 20mins A family effort

Kate Sharples, Barbara Broderick & Ruth

23rd May 2015 tbc Part of the complete 3 Lakes Challenge