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Welcome to our Competition Pages - Designed to offer each event more space and exposure on the Welsh Athletics website. These pages will display all available information on events in Wales and that are of interest to Welsh Athletes: If you are a race organiser of a licensed event, please send all details of your event to alex.donald@welshathletics.org and they will be published in the relevant section.

Date Discipline Title Description
05/12/2015 Cross Country Gwent Cross Country League 3 - Bristol

The third fixture of the 2015/2016 Gwent Cross Country League

12/12/2015 Cross Country Welsh Inter-Regional Cross Country Championships - Builth Wells

The Welsh Inter-Regional Cross Country Championships will take place on an entirely new site at the Royal Welsh Showground at Llanelwedd, Builth Wells.

12/12/2015 Track & Field Sat 12th. Junior Open Day 1

The Welsh Athletics Junior Open, inc South Wales, East Wales & South West Eng U13/U15/U17 Day 1

13/12/2015 Cross Country European Cross Country Championships - France

This 22nd edition of the European Cross Country Championships will also be the very first event of its kind to be hosted in France.

13/12/2015 Track & Field Sun 13th Cardiff Met GP1-Christmas Classic

Cardiff Met Grand Prix Series GP1-Christmas Classic

13/12/2015 Trail running Merthyr Mawr Christmas Pudding 10km

A 10km Multi-Terrain Race starting on Sand Dunes.

20/12/2015 Track & Field Sun 20th Christmas Long Jump Competition

Invitational Long Jump meeting

26/12/2015 Road Running Glyn Neath 5 Mile Road Race

The Glynneath Five originated in 1986 and takes place on an out and back route in country lanes. The race starts and finishes in the village of Glynneath.

27/12/2015 Road Running Old Father Time 5 Mile Road Race - Cardiff

A 5 mile 2 lap course for Master athletes only to be held @ 1pm on Sunday 27th December 2015.

31/12/2015 Road Running Nos Galan Road Races - Mountain Ash

The famous Nos Galan Road Races take place in Mountain Ash on 31st December.

09/01/2016 Cross Country Great Edinburgh International

The Great Edinburgh International will incorporate the 2016 Celtic Cross Country International.

09/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 9th Junior Open Day 2

The Welsh Athletics Junior Open, inc South Wales, East Wales & South West Eng U13/U15/U17 Day 2

09/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 9th/Sun 10th U20/Sen Combined Events

U20 & Senior Indoor Combined Events Championships - Sheffield

10/01/2016 Cross Country West Glamorgan Cross Country League 3 - Margam

The third fixture in the 2015/2016 West Glamorgan Cross Country League takes place at Margam Lake.

10/01/2016 Track & Field Sun 10th Cardiff Met Grand Prix Series GP2

Cardiff Met Grand Prix 2- GP2 New Year Open

16/01/2016 Cross Country North Wales Cross Country League 4 - Shrewsbury

The fourth race in the 2015/2016 North Wales Cross Country League takes place in Shrewsbury.

16/01/2016 Cross Country British Athletics Antrim Cross Challenge

The third British Athletics Cross Challenge fixture of the 2015/2016 season.

16/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 16th/Sun 17th - U13/U15/U17/U20 Championships Day 1&2

U13/U15/U17/U20 Indoor Championships - Day 1

16/01/2016 Trail running Buff Winter Trail Races - Coed Y Brenin

The Buff Winter Trail Wales uses the Trail Marathon Wales half marathon route in the world-renowned Coed y Brenin Forest Park in the Snowdonia National Park – but in Winter conditions!

23/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 23rd West Wales Regional Indoor Champs

West Wales Indoor Regional Champs - Swansea

23/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 23rd North Wales Regional Indoor Champs

North Wales Indoor Championships - Deeside College

23/01/2016 Track & Field Sat 23rd Cardiff Met Grand Prix Series GP3

Cardiff Met Grand Prix 3- GP3 Non Thomas Open

24/01/2016 Road Running Borders Road Running League 4 - Abergele

The fourth fixture in the 2015/2016 Series takes runners to Abergele.

24/01/2016 Cross Country British Athletics Cardiff Cross Challenge

The third fixture in the 2015 / 2016 British Athletics Cross Challenge Series.

30/01/2016 Cross Country North Wales Cross Country Championships - Corwen

The 2016 North Wales Cross Country Championships return to the fabulous setting of the Rhug Estate nr Corwen.

31/01/2016 Road Running Lliswerry 8 Mile Road Race

For some runners, the Lliswerry 8 is used as a time trial race leading up to spring marathon season. For others, it's a chance to run their first road race knowing that the course is not too demanding. It is, after all, "the flattest on the planet!"

31/01/2016 Track & Field Sun 31st Senior Open Championships

Welsh Senior Open Chamionships 1 day only

01/02/2016 Road Running Ras Cors Caron Half Marathon - Tregaron

06/02/2016 Cross Country BUCS Cross Country Championships - Gloucester

The 2016 BUCS Cross Country Championships take place at Plock Court in Gloucester on 6th February 2016.

07/02/2016 Road Running Nick Beer 10km - Llandudno

The Nick Beer 10k Race was started by the club in 1993 in memory of Nick, and is run in February every year.

07/02/2016 Track & Field Sun 7th U20 Indoor International

U20 International with selected senior events

13/02/2016 Track & Field 13th/14th England Age Group Championships

England Age group championships - Sheffield

21/02/2016 Road Running Rhyl 10 Mile Road Race

The Rhyl 10 mile is set in the seaside town of Rhyl along the North Wales coast. This flat, fast course is sure to be a hit with runners chasing their 10 mile PB.

27/02/2016 Cross Country Welsh Cross Country Championships - Swansea

The 112th Welsh Cross Country Championships will take place at Singleton Park in Swansea on Saturday 27th February and will incorporate the Welsh Masters Cross Country Championships.

28/02/2016 Road Running St David's Day Road Races 5km, 10km - Cardiff

5km and 10km Road Races around Bute Park and Pontcanna Fields.

05/03/2016 Road Running Rhayader Round The Lakes 20 Mile

The race starts in Dark Lane near the Leisure Centre in Rhayader at 1pm and will take you out around the lovely Elan Valley Reservoirs and finishes in The Smithfield in Rhayader.

06/03/2016 Road Running The Island Race Half Marathon - Anglesey

The Island Race Half Marathon is organised by Always Aim High and takes place at Menai Bridge on Anglesey on Sunday 6th March 2016.

06/03/2016 Road Running Merthyr Half Marathon

12/03/2016 Cross Country British Athletics Cross Challenge Final - Birmingham

The final event in the 2015 / 2016 British Athletics Cross Challenge Series incorporates the CAU Inter-Counties Championships.

12/03/2016 Track & Field 12th/13th WA U15-U17 Combined Events - Sheffield

Welsh U15 & U17 combined events - Sheffield

13/03/2016 Road Running Dragon 10km Road Race - Cardiff

The Dragon 10K is back and even bigger in 2016. A flat and fast race, the Dragon 10K takes a tour around the beautiful and scenic Bute Park and Pontcanna Fields.

19/03/2016 Road Running 360 5km Road Race - Swansea

26/03/2016 Road Running IAAF / Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships

The world’s best runners will be descending on Cardiff’s streets next March for what is sure to be a hotly contested IAAF elite race, held within a mass race using the same course as the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon.

27/03/2016 Road Running Pendine Sands Half Marathon & 10km - Llanelli

Pendine Sands are home to the land speed record attempts made famous by the Blue Bird car. This means that generally the sand underfoot is quite firm and absolutely perfect for running on, especially for barefoot running.

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