Welsh teams announced for Armagh Road Race and Barcelona Half

Monday 4th February, 2019

Welsh Athletics are delighted to be supporting Senior Men's and Women's teams competing at the Barcelona Half Marathon and Armagh Road Races later this month.

The team for Barcelona includes Commonwealth Half representatives Jenny Nesbitt and Clara Evans on the Women's side, and Jonny Hopkins and Josh Griffiths on the Men's side. European Cross Country representative Kris Jones will head the team for the Armagh Road Races, with Welsh Cross Country Champions James Hunt and Bronwen Owen also set to compete.

The Barcelona Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 10th February, and Welsh Athletics will support the following athletes as they chase lifetime best peformances on the notoriously quick course in Spain: 

Senior Men Senior Women
Jonathan Hopkins Charlotte Arter
Josh Griffiths Jenny Nesbitt
Rob Samuel Clara Evans
Andrew Davies Sian Edwards

Team Managers : Nicola Haines-Jones & Alex Donald

Additionally, Welsh Athletics will send a strong cohort of athletes to the annual Armagh 5k and 3k Road Races which take place on Thursday 14th February. The full team for Armagh is as follows:

Senior Men Senior Women
James Hunt Bronwen Owen
Kris Jones Beth Kidger
Guy Smith
Abed Teweldebrhan

Team Manager: Carwyn Jones 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jenny Nesbitt

Kris Jones

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

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