London Mini-marathon selection
This year the Virgin Money Giving London Mini Marathon selection event will be the Welsh Cross Country Champs in Pembrey on the 22nd of February - entries for the Championships are open now.
To be eligible for Welsh selection, athletes must meet at least one of these criteria:
Born in Wales
Go to school in Wales
Currently resides in Wales.
The top 6 across the line will have auto-selection in the U13, U15 and U17 age groups in both genders. Athletes who place 7th and 8th will be named as non-travelling reserves.
The selection policy for the mini-marathon is on the competing for Wales section of the website. The mini-marathon is a wonderful experience and opportunity for young athletes in Wales to represent their country and challenge themselves against top-level competition - here's what last year's young athletes thought: