Love SwimRun Llanberis @ Y Glyn, Llanberis, Gwynedd, United Kingdom on 24 June 2017

Love SwimRun

16km SwimRun race in beautiful Snowdonia, North Wales

The race will take place in Padarn Country Park, Snowdonia, North Wales. The 16km multi transition course will involve 4 runs and 4 swims with a total of approximately 3.5km of swimming and 12.5km of running. The running route will take in some of Snowdonia’s most stunning […]

Ring O’ Fire – 135 Mile Coastal Ultra Marathon @ Hoyhead Breakwater Park, Holyhead, Anglesey, United Kingdom on 02 September 2016

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Ring O’ Fire is an annual 135 mile coastal ultra marathon circumnavigating the Isle of Anglesey, North Wales.

This epic foot race is staged over three consecutive days (Start 1300hrs 2nd – 4th September 2016) and follows the rugged and spectacular Anglesey Coastal Path around the island. The extreme distance and variable terrain places Ring […]

Love SwimRun Llanberis @ Y Glyn (The Lagoons), Llanberis, Gwynedd, United Kingdom on 25 June 2016

Love SwimRun Llanberis

Love SwimRun Llamberis will be the first SwimRun event in Wales! Love SwimRun Llanberis will take place in Padarn Country Park, Llanberis in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales. The 16km multi transition course will involve 4 runs and 4 swims with a total of approximately 3.5km of swimming and 12.5km of running. The running […]

Red Kite Challenge @ Woodlands Caravan Park, Devil’s Bridge, Wales, United Kingdom on 02 May 2015

½ marathon in aid of the local hospital at one of the most scenic races in Britain.

Caerphilly 10k @ Caerphilly Town Centre, Caerphilly Borough, United Kingdom on 21 June 2015

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SUNDAY 21ST JUNE 2015 The Caerphilly 10K is set to return for the third consecutive year on Sunday 21st June along with the Team Challenge and the Caerphilly 2k. With 2000 runners of all abilities descending on Caerphilly from across the country to enjoy the event, organisers are hoping that this year’s event will be […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Caerphilly 10k @ Caerphilly Town Centre, Crescent Road, Caerphilly, United Kingdom on 22 June 2014

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Following the Caerphilly 10k’s hugely successful introduction in 2013, Caerphilly County Borough Council with support from Welsh Athletics and Run Wales will be running the Caerphilly 10k along with a new Junior 2k on Sunday 22nd June 2014.

To sign up for the event visit http://your.caerphilly.gov.uk/10k

ARCHIVED RACE: Excalibur @ Bwlh Penbarras, Mold, Wales, United Kingdom on 10 May 2014

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Excalibur is the tough trail run that traverses the spectacular Clwydian Range of North Wales. With over 5,500 feet of steep ascent, Excalibur will take you to the edge. Excalibur tests the limits of each and every person who attempts to conquer it. Both a head for heights and a brave heart are needed to […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Chaparral Abersoch Half Marathon @ Abersoch Harbour, Pwllheli, Gwynedd County, United Kingdom on 05 October 2013

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Chaparral Abersoch Half Marathon @ Abersoch Harbour , Pwllheli, Gwynedd County , United Kingdom on 05 October 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Ring O’ Fire – 131 Mile Anglesey Coastal Ultra Marathon @ The Breakwater Country Park, Isle of Anglesey, North Wales , United Kingdom on 30 August 2013

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Ring O’ Fire – 131 Mile Anglesey Coastal Ultra Marathon @ The Breakwater Country Park, Isle of Anglesey, North Wales , United Kingdom on 30 August 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Fan y Big Horseshoe 2012 @ Llanfrynach Village Hall, Brecon, Powys, Wales on 15 July 2012

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10+ miles of Brecon Beacons goodness, and the second half of the Brecon Fans Race Weekend. If you did Pen y Fan on the Saturday your legs will already be nicely prepared/mashed, and you will hardly notice the grinding climbs, the sapping boggy bits, the rough bouldery traverse round the skyline, the endless grassy descent, […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Aberystwyth Twin Peaks Challenge – Ras Dau Gopa @ Aberystwyth Bandstand, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales on 14 October 2012

The race is just over 6 miles and is run on a variety of surfaces to offer something for all runners to get their teeth into. Map reference: SN 596819 Lat: 52.41702 Long: -4.06584

Starting on the promenade and heading south, the route circles through the harbour before taking on the first of the hill […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Tal y Fan fell race @ Rowen Village Hall, Rowen, Conwy, Wales on 14 July 2012

Fell race from Rowen Carnival. 8 miles/12.8km 2400’/786m ascent/descent. Circular route from Rowen over Tal y Fan towards Penmaenmawr stone circle and return. Course marshalled but not marked so navigational ability required in poor weather. Start 2pm.

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ARCHIVED RACE: Ron Skilton Memorial Half Marathon @ Around Llanwrtyd Wells, Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, Wales UK on 21 October 2012

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Llanwrtyd Wells, may be the smallest town in the UK but there’s always something going on and its location in a river valley alongside The River Irfon makes it and the surrounding mountain scenery spectacular! A great location for an early autumn fell run and all for a good cause too.

When a great man […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Pen y Fan Race 2012 @ middle of nowhere, Brecon, Powys, Wales on 14 July 2012

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3.5 miles of agony – do not do this race! It gets worse… Pen y Fan is the first half of the Brecon Fans Race Weekend, with the Fan y Big Horseshoe on the Sunday – clearly intended for masochists and the deranged. If for any reason you feel the need to run Pen y […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Man v Horse @ Local Hills, Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, Wales on 09 June 2012

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The Man Versus Horse Marathon has been taking place since 1980 when a group of men in a local pub were arguing over whether people or ponies were fastest on the hills. After 25 years, a man finally beat a horse by running the mountainous course in 02:05.00.

ARCHIVED RACE: Run for the bus @ National Botanic Garden of Wales, Carmarthenshire , UK, on 29 April 2012

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Join Tenovus for their 10k charity run at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Sunday 29 April 2012 and help support the Tenovus Mobile Cancer Support Unit, which provides cancer treatment closer to patient’s homes.

Not quite ready for a 10k? Why not join us for our 2.5k fun run or the children’s race […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Operation Commando @ Bluestone, National Park, Pembrokeshire, Wales on 05 October 2012

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Prepare to Move Out: October 5th – 7th 2012 Location for Battle: Bluestone, National Park, Wales

“Hostile forces have landed on a remote coastline. They are steadily making their way […]

ARCHIVED RACE: The Wales Marathon @ Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales on 10 June 2012

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The Wales Marathon and Half Marathon option available, it is the only closed road Marathon in the Country and it is a course that is appealing to both new and seasoned athletes. The Marathon takes in the stunning Pembrokeshire scenery, with an incredible atmosphere at the finish line, which is in the heart of the […]

ARCHIVED RACE: POSTPONED: Bay2Bae3 @ Cemaes Bay, Anglesey, Wales on 19 May 2012

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POSTPONED: Bay2Bae3 is the 10km coastal trail run along the dramatic North Anglesey coastline. A point to point coastal race that takes adventure to the edge. Nature provides the genuine challenge of this unique, unrelenting and tough coastal run. You will need to be sure footed and preparead to face the full force of nature. […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Nos Galan @ Mountain Ash Town Centre, Mountain Ash, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales on 31 December 2012

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5km Race

The Nos Galan Races commemorate the Welsh runner Guto Nyth Bran and his legendary athletic prowess. Held annually on New Year’s Eve in Mountain Ash, in the Cynon Valley, South Wales, the Adults’ and Childrens’ Races follow a 5km route around the town.

Each year a famous sports personality, whose identity is kept […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Borth Beach 10k @ Its a Gift, Borth, Nr Aberystwyth, Wales on 05 August 2012

Borth is a small holiday villagejust to the north of Aberystwyth. Aklthough classed as a road race, this race is run entirely on the flat sandy beach between Borth and Ynyslas and back. The beach provides a firm, flat and straight running surface with plenty of potential for a pb.

Timed to coincide with low […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Tuska Triathlon @ Porthcawl, South Wales, UK on 19 August 2012

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Sprint triathlon and part of the Welsh championships and grand prix series. Organised by Pencoed Triathlon Club.

ARCHIVED RACE: Pentyrch Hill Race @ Pentyrch Rugby Club, Pentyrch, Cardiff, Wales on 25 April 2012

This is a Fell Race graded BM over 7 miles with 16oo feet of climbing. It includes road, forest tracks, and open moorland and two major climbs of about 8oo feet each in less than a mile. Just a few miles fro M$ junctions 34 and 32. GR 100816; Post code of registration: CF15 9QJ […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Run4Rescue @ Mold Sports Centre, Mold, Flintshire, Wales on 29 April 2012

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A 10k race and 3k funrun on 29th April at Mold Sports Centre CH7 1HT. The 10k race is chip timed over a certified distance and starts at 12 noon. The entry fee is £12 for affiliated and £14 for unaffiliated members and entry is online at www.runwales.com. Entry for the funrun is by form […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Whitebrook Wind-Up Half Marathon @ Tump Farm , Whitebrook, Monmouthshire, Wales on 20 May 2012

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The second Whitebrook Wind-Up Half Marathon will be run on Sunday 20th May 2012, starting at Tump Farm NP25 4TT.

Last year’s inaugural race was a great success with over 180 runners. We had rave reviews on Runners World, all of which you can see on our website at www.whitebrookwind-up.com, which also has pictures and […]