Upcoming Licensed Events

WAI breakboxHere are upcoming Welsh Athletics licensed events.

If you are a race organiser of a licensed event, please send all details of your event to Rhiannon Linington-Payne or fill in this Event Submission form.

Date Discipline Title Description
26/03/2017 Cross Country IAAF World Cross Country Championships - Kampala

The Ugandan capital will host the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in March 2017, a decade after it was last staged in Africa.

26/03/2017 Road Running Merthyr Half Marathon

The Merthyr Half Marathon follows a one-lap, undulating course through the Merthyr Tydfil and the surrounding countryside.

02/04/2017 Road Running Cardiff Bay Run (10km)

The Cardiff Bay Run is a new event, born from the Cardiff Bay 5 and organised by the team behind the Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon

08/04/2017 Road Running ERRA National 12 Stage Road Relay Championships

The ERRA National 12 Stage Road Relay Championships is the largest club event in the endurance calendar.

09/04/2017 Track & Field Maldwyn Harriers Open Meeting

The Maldwyn Harriers Open Meeting

09/04/2017 Trail running Rhug Estate Trail Run - 10km & 20km

The second event in the 2017 UpHillDownDale series

15/04/2017 Road Running Llandudno Easter 5km Promenade Dash

The Llandudno 5km Easter Promenade Dash takes place on Saturday 15th April.

15/04/2017 Road Running Holyhead Easter 5K Dash

Holyhead Easter 5K Dash

16/04/2017 Road Running Teifi 10 - Lampeter

A flat, fast and scenic certified accurate 10 mile route taking runners along the River Teifi and through the University Town of Lampeter. A perfect course for P.B.’s.

16/04/2017 Road Running Kymin Dash 7 Mile Road Race - Monmouth

The Kymin Dash is a challenging and very scenic 7.1 mile race, straight up to the top of the Kymin above Monmouth, and back down on a long scenic loop of the Wye Valley.

23/04/2017 Road Running Virgin London Marathon inc Welsh Championships

The Virgin London Marathon will again host the Welsh Marathon Road Race Championships

23/04/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics League Fixture 1

Welsh Athletics League Fixture 1 - Newport

25/04/2017 Mountain Running Pentyrch Hill Race

The Pentyrch Hill Race is a Seven Mile Race with 1600ft of climbing and will incorporate the South Wales Mountain Running Championships.

29/04/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League East Fixture 1

29/04/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League West Fixture 1

30/04/2017 Road Running Cardiff 5k Race for Victory

The second annual Cardiff 5k - Race for Victory takes place on Sunday 30th April. The 2017 race will incorporate the Welsh 5km Road Running Championships.

01/05/2017 Road Running Cwrtnewydd 4 Mile Road Race - Llanbydder

02/05/2017 Road Running Brecon AC 3

The first event in the Brecon AC Road Race Series

03/05/2017 Track & Field WMAA Evening Open Competition

The first WMAA open competition

07/05/2017 Road Running Great Welsh Marathon

The Great Welsh Marathon is west Wales most challenging endurance event and return on the 7th May 2017. #RunCymru *Website coming soon*

07/05/2017 Trail running Croegen Estate Trail Run - 14km & 25km

The third event in the 2017 UpHillDownDale Series

07/05/2017 Trail running Cadwaladers Porthkerry 5 MT

The Cadwaladers-Porthkerry 5 MT is a chip-timed, 5 mile multi-terrain race set largely within Porthkerry Country Park, Barry.

16/05/2017 Road Running Brecon AC 4

The second event in the Brecon AC Road Running series

17/05/2017 Trail running Whitford Point Race

A scenic, undulating, multi-terrain race over approximately 5.9 miles.

21/05/2017 Mountain Running Sarn Helen 16.5 Mile Hill Race - Lampeter

21/05/2017 Road Running Sarn Helen 16.5 Mile Hill Race

21/05/2017 Trail running Royal Welsh Trail Running Festival - Builth Wells

The Royal Welsh Trail Running Festival will incorporate the 2017 Welsh Trail Running Championships within the Half Marathon Race.

24/05/2017 Road Running Ssafa 5km Series - Race 1

The first race in the 2016/2017 Ssafa Road Race Series.

26/05/2017 Road Running Talley 5k - llandeilo

27/05/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League East Fixture 2

27/05/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League West Fixture 2

04/06/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics League Fixture 2

Welsh Athletics League Fixture 2 - Brecon

04/06/2017 Trail running Coed Llandegla Trail Run - 10km & Half Marathon (2)

The fourth event in the 2017 UpHillDownDale Series

06/06/2017 Road Running Brecon AC 5

The third event in the Brecon AC Road Running series

07/06/2017 Track & Field WMAA Evening Open Competition

The second WMAA evening open meeting

09/06/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Senior Championships

The 100th edition of the Welsh Senior Championships

10/06/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Senior Championships Day 2

The 100th edition of the Welsh Senior Championships

17/06/2017 Road Running Sospan 10km

17/06/2017 Trail running Salomon Trail Marathon Wales - Coed Y Brenin

The Salomon Trail Marathon Wales takes place at Coed Y Brenin on Saturday 17th June.

18/06/2017 Road Running Caerphilly 10k

The Caerphilly 10k returns on Sunday 18th June with 2,300 runners expected.

18/06/2017 Track & Field WMAA Championships

Welsh Masters Track & Field Championships

21/06/2017 Road Running Ssafa 5km Series - Race 2

The second race in the 2016/2017 Ssafa Road Race Series.

24/06/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics/WSAA Combined Events Championships

WA/WSAA Combined Events Championships - Swansea

25/06/2017 Road Running JCP Swansea Half Marathon

The JCP Swansea Half Marathon returns for it's fourth edition on Sunday 25th June and promises to be the biggest yet.

30/06/2017 Road Running Felinfach 6 Mile Road Race - Lampeter

06/07/2017 Trail running The Great Celtic Train Marathon & Half Marathon

The inaugural Great Celtic Trail Marathon & Half Marathon

07/07/2017 Road Running Cwmann 5 - Lampeter

08/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League East Fixture 3

09/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League West Fixture 3

09/07/2017 Trail running Penbew Estate Trail Run - 10km & Half Marathon

The fifth event in the 2017 UpHillDownDale Series

15/07/2017 Mountain Running Snowdon Mountain Race - Llanberis

The Snowdon Mountain Race is a famous Endurance Challenge that takes place annually in Llanberis. The race incorporates a Home International.

16/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics League Fixture 3

Welsh Athletics League Fixture 3 - Neath

22/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League East Fixture 4

22/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League West Fixture 4

26/07/2017 Road Running Ssafa 5km Series - Race 3

The third and final race in the 2016/2017 Ssafa Road Race Series.

29/07/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics League Fixture 4

Welsh Athletics League Fixture 4 - Swansea

05/08/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League Plate Final

06/08/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior League Cup Final

19/08/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior Championships

Welsh Athletics Junior Championships Day 1 - Wrexham

20/08/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Junior Championships Day 2

Welsh Athletics Junior Championships Day 2 - Wrexham

26/08/2017 Trail running Llantwit Major 10k

10km, 5km and 1km Trail Races starting and finishing in Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan.

26/08/2017 Track & Field Welsh Athletics Inter Regional Championships

Welsh Athletics Inter Regional Championships - Brecon

30/08/2017 Track & Field WMAA Evening Open Competition

The third WMAA open competition

06/09/2017 Track & Field WMAA Evening Open Competition

The fourth WMAA open competition

17/09/2017 Road Running Pumsaint Half Marathon - Llanwrda

17/09/2017 Road Running Mic Morris Torfaen 10km

The Mic Morris Torfaen 10km returns this year incorporating the East Wales Road Championships

17/09/2017 Trail running Bala Trail Running Festival

The sixth event in the 2017 UpHillDownDale Series

24/09/2017 Road Running Admiral Swansea Bay 10k

The Admiral Swansea Bay 10k is one of the UK’s premier road races with a flat, fast and scenic route alongside the magnificent views of Swansea Bay.

30/09/2017 Road Running Cardiff University Festival of Races

The Cardiff University Festival of Races incorporates the Welsh Mile Road Race Championships, British Masters Road Race Championships and Open Mile Races.

01/10/2017 Road Running Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon

The Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon is the largest race in Wales and one of the Uk's top Road Races. The 2017 event will host the Welsh Half Marathon Championships.

19/11/2017 Trail running MT10

26/11/2017 Mountain Running Ras Y Mast Hill Race - Llanbydder

26/11/2017 Road Running Ras y Mast 6.5 Mile Race

26/12/2017 Road Running Glyn Neath 5 Mile Road Race

The Glynneath Boxing Day 5 Mile Road Race is a well established fast and flat road race that was first run in 1986.

31/12/2017 Road Running Nos Galan Road Races - Mountain Ash

The famous Nos Galan Road Races take place annually on New Year's Eve.

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Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
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