2017 Welsh Road Running Championships


The Welsh Road Running Committee are pleased to confirm the following dates as Welsh Championship events for 2017;

Welsh Mile Road Running Championships

Cardiff University Festival of Races  - 30th September 2017

The Welsh Mile Road Running Championships will again take place ahead of the Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon. Event information can be found at: https://www.cardiffhalfmarathon.co.uk  

Welsh 5km Championships

Cardiff 5km – Race for Victory, Whitchurch, Cardiff – 30th April 2017

Following the success of the race for victory event last summer, we are delighted to incorporate the Welsh 5km Road Running Championships within this event in 2017. Details on the event and entry information can be found on the following link https://www.cardiff5k.com/

Welsh 10k Championships

Nick Beer 10km, Llandudno – 12th February 2017

The 10km Championship will take place within the 25th anniversary of the Nick Beer 10km race in North Wales. Entries are open and can be found here https://secure.onreg.com/onreg2/front/step1.php?id=3372

Welsh Half Marathon Championships

Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon – 1st October 2017

Wales’ premier event will once again host the Welsh Half Marathon Championships, with the event being shown live on BBC Wales. The event will see Wales’ best athletes compete against some of the best athletes from around the World. Entries are open via the official event site - http://www.cardiffhalfmarathon.co.uk/

Welsh Marathon Championships – incorporated within the Virgin Money London Marathon – 23rd April 2017

As in previous years, the Welsh athletes will compete against over 40,000 other runners of all abilities, as the Welsh Marathon Championships are incorporated within the Virgin Money London Marathon.

Welsh Masters Marathon Championships - Brooks Snowdonia Marathon Eryri – 28th October 2017

Llanberis will play host to the Welsh Masters Championships. Information can be found at: http://www.snowdoniamarathon.co.uk/ Entries go live on 1st January 2017.

Welsh Road Relay Championships

The date and venue is yet to be agreed. An announcement will follow.

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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