11 Welsh Athletes selected for the Armagh 5k International

A team of 11 Welsh athletes will travel to Armagh, Northern Ireland to compete in the prestigious international road running race on the 16th February. 8 men will compete in the Brooks Armagh 5km, and 3 women will compete in the Intersport 3km. The event is being used as a development opportunity for some of Wales’ brightest young talent and the team includes recent U20 GB cross country representative Cari Hughes, European Youth 1500m Champion Jake Heyward and World U20 mountain running bronze medalist, Bronwen Jenkinson.

The full development team can be found below:

Men’s 5km

Kyran Roberts, Carmarthen Harriers

James Vincent, Cardiff AAC (coach: Phil Banning)

Elliot Lawrence, Swansea Harriers (Kevin Tobin)

Josh Griffiths, Swansea Harriers (James Thie/Carol Jones)

Ciaran Lewis, Cardiff AAC (Thie)

Dominic Smith, Swansea Harriers (Tobin)

Oliver Barbaresi, Menai Track and Field (Andy Walling)

Jake Heyward, Cardiff AAC (Paul Darney)

Women 3km

Cari Hughes, Menai Track and Field (Walling)

Bronwen Jenkinson, Eryri Harriers

Clara Evans, Pontypridd (Thie)

Team Managers

Alex Donald

Arwel Lewis             

More information on the competition can be found here: https://www.armagh5k.com/

Cari Hughes

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

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