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Following the appointment of Chris Type in January 2023 as the new Head of Performance for Welsh Athletics, a full review of the Performance Strategy has taken place.   Aligning with Welsh Athlet...

Marathon Eryri, 28 October The picturesque Marathon Eryri returned to the roads of Snowdonia on Saturday. In the women’s race, Alaw Evans (Les Croupiers) took victory completing the course ...

T11 British recorder holder James Ledger is looking for a new guide runner to join him and his team on his journey. James is looking for a sprinter who has the ability to run 10.7 seconds and under ov...

Four Welsh athletes have been nominated for membership to join the UK Athletics Olympic World Class Programme (WCP) for 2023/24. Melissa Courtney-Bryant (coach: Rob Denmark, club: Poole AC) and Jake H...

We are committed to providing the best possible opportunities for endurance athletes to represent Wales with distinction.  In 2023, the Welsh road and cross-country teams (particularly those in t...

Trefeo Vanoni Relays, 22 October Five athletes travelled to Morbegno in Italy to represent Wales at the Trofeo Vanoni Relays. The women’s team finished seventh overall with a time of 51:10.85 mi...

The Welsh Athletics Annual General Meeting took place in Cardiff over the weekend, and a number of key decisions were agreed by the membership. These included; A decision to increase the Club Affiliat...

We are pleased to announce the Welsh Athletics Road, Cross Country, Mountain, Trail, and Ultra representative opportunities for 2024. Chris Type, Welsh Athletics Head of Performance shared: &ldqu...

The 2023 Annual General Meeting will now take place at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Cardiff City Centre. The meeting will take place in Brecon Suite 1. The date and time will remain the same – ...

Gwent Cross Country League, 14 October The first match of the 2023/24 John H Collins Gwent Cross Country League took place on Saturday in Pembrey Country Park. In the senior men’s race Dewi Grif...

Today is the 10 anniversary of ‘Diwnord Shwmae’. Diwrnod Shwmae Su’mae - Shwmae Su’mae Day celebrates the Welsh language and promotes the idea that daily conversations in ...

We are delighted to announce the UK’s no. 1 online retailer for run, gym and hike, Sportsshoes.com will be sponsoring the Elite Mile at the prestigious Cardiff Cross Challenge this November. The...

At this year’s 2023 Welsh Athletics & Run Wales Annual Awards we will be fundraising for Latch, a Welsh Children's Cancer Charity which supports children receiving treatment for cancer...

We are delighted to provide an opportunity for endurance athletes and coaches to try race walking and potentially start their journey to the Olympic and Commonwealth podium. Sessions will be led ...

The 2022/23 Annual Report of Welsh Athletics is now available to read here. Steve Perks, Welsh Athletics Chair shared: “Without a doubt the world of athletics is back with a vengeance. At all le...

Tuesday 10 October 2023 Our children are in a mental health crisis. We need to take action now. This World Mental Health Day, we are calling on you, the leaders of our biggest political parties, to un...

Chester Marathon, Masters International, 8 October In the final Masters International Road Race between England and Wales at the Chester Marathon there were some great results from Welsh athletes...

Cardiff Half Marathon, 1 of October The 20 edition of the Cardiff Half Marathon took place on Sunday, with a record-breaking number of registrations, with 27,000 in total. The Super Half also hos...

National Inclusion Week aims to raise awareness of and celebrate inclusion in the workplace, this year’s theme is ‘Take Action Make Impact’, a call to action for all in the organisat...

The 20 edition of the Cardiff Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, which will see a battle among former winners.  Shadrack Kimining (Kenya) returns to Cardiff, looking to chase the cours...