8 Athletes Selected for WMRA International Mountain Running Cup

The Welsh team has recently been announced ahead of the WMRA International Mountain Running Youth Cup on the 24th of June. 8 athletes will make the trip to Gagliano del Capo in Italy for Sundays event. The event will be a good opportunity for the 16 & 17-year-old athletes to compete on an international stage against athletes of a similar age, this will also prepare them for the next stage which is aiming for the Great Britain team and honours on a European and World Stage. The girls race will consist of an up and down two lap course of 3850m (250m up, 130m down). The boys race will consist of an up and down three lap course of 5300m (340m up, 220m down). Humidity levels are predicted to be high at the event and team managers Arwel Lewis & Ddlyth Brown have highlighted that the trip will be beneficial to all athletes involved. Below are the athletes selected:


Ellie Kiff (Carmarthen)

Annabelle McQueen (Eryri)

Holly Roberts (colwyn Bay)

Jessica Wadey (Cardiff)



Cedol Dafydd (Menai)

Max Dunford (St Davids) College - Llandudno

Thomas Jones (Carmarthen)

Iestyn Williams (Carmarthen)

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Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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