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Be part of the sprint distance triathlon in this iconic welsh city. The event is open to both adults and children age 14 and over and has the fantastic finish line atmosphere we have at all of our events.

The Swansea Triathlon course is simply in one of the best locations in the UK. With a calm, safe and spectator friendly swim, picturesque ride and a fast and flat run, this event will take some beating!

The course is a 750m sea swim, 20km bike and a 5km run.

Swansea Triathlon

Swansea, GB
1 race

The Wales Triathlon Middle Distance will take place on June 16th 2018 in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire. Winner of the 220 triathlon awards for best triathlon, the weekend is ideal for new and experienced athletes.

If you are looking for a race with an enclosed stunning sea swim; sea views, fantastic village support, topped off with one of the most breathtaking scenic runs on the circuit... read on!

Wales Triathlon

Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, GB

This awesome fancy dress event takes place in the stunning location of Port Eynon, Gower and takes place at the same time as The Gower Triathlon.

The Fancy Dress Tri is the fun side of triathlons. The 400m swim, 16k bike and 5k run is meant to be a laugh near the end of a tough season. This option adds an extra element of enjoyment for everyone, from athletes of all levels, as well as family, friends and supporters. Afterwards, is an amazing party complete with live bands and BBQ to complete the event in style.

Fancy Dress Triathlon

Port Eynon, Swansea, GB

The Gower Triathlon olympic distance event is set in the stunning location of Port Eynon. With sheltered blue flag water for the 1500m Swim, an amazing 37k Bike course and a 10k Run taking in parts of the award-winning beach! Event distances are as follows: 1500m Swim, 37k Bike, and a 10k Run.

The Gower Triathlon is one of the more relaxed events for athletes in the race calendar, as we approach the end of the season. The beautifully maintained waters and shore of the Blue Flag awarded beach are host to the 1.5 km swim and parts of the 10k run, whilst the 37k bike course gives a relaxing feel to the route!

Gower Triathlon

Port Eynon, Swansea, GB
1 race

Pembrokeshire plays host annually to one of the most difficult triathlons in Wales the Long Course Weekend. This unique event lasts three days in mid-July, accommodating some of the best triathlon talent in the UK and the world, including a number of IRONMAN UK athletes, serving as the perfect preparation and build up to the IRONMAN Wales event in September.

To kick-off the weekend on Friday evening, the Long Course athletes have The Wales Swim to complete a 2.4 mile swim that takes place on Tenbys North Beach. On Saturday their attention turns to The Wales Sportive, and 112 miles of undulating Welsh countryside lined with enthusiastic crowds. To finish the weekend, the athletes have the small task(!) of completing the 26.2 miles of The Wales Marathon, which is quickly establishing itself as a fantastic event in its own right.

More than 20,000 competitors have attempted the difficult terrain and challenging weather conditions on this punishing route since its first event in 2010. Of last years 700 Long Course Weekend athletes, only around half could manage to cross the finish line and collect the final piece of the events unique medal design.

The Long Course Weekend – Wales

Weston Terrace, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Wales Swim is now in the eighth year, and has grown to be one of Wales' biggest open water swimming events. Many athletes across the UK - as well as from overseas - include the swim as a great get-away race in the season. With amazing scenery, blue flag beaches, and an atmosphere that really is electric, you won't want to miss it.

The Wales Swim

Tenby, Pembrokeshire, GB
2 races

The opening event for The Long Course Weekend 2018, run by Activity Wales Events, simply had to be the kid's event!

The Taff Kids event takes place on Friday 13th July at North Beach, Tenby.

Kitted out with a Taff Kids t-shirt, the children have a dip in the sea before they run over the finish line for their medal. A great achievement for the children and a great event to watch!

TAFF Kids is designed to offer children a positive and multi-sport experience. The event will provide a meaningful but achievable challenge for all participants.

Taff kids

Tenby, Pembrokeshire, GB
1 race

Returning for 2018 will be the Junior Long Course Weekend! Taking place alongside the full Long Course Weekend, children aged 14-17 years old will take part in a 1.2 mile swim, 42 mile cycle and 10k run.

It is crucial that those entering are competent at all three disciplines, as there will be open sea waters for the swim which may have currents to contend with, and open roads during the cycle stage.

Entrants must be aged 14 17 over the three days. Please note photographic identification will be required at registration. Athletes without this may not be registered by the start time of the event.

Junior Long Course Weekend

Weston Terrace, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Wales Sportive is into its eighth year, and has grown to be one of Wales' biggest cycling events. Many triathlon and cycling clubs across the UK - as well as individuals from across the globe - include this in their event calendar, and it's a must-do in the mid-season schedule. With an award winning finish line, an atmosphere few can compete with, as well as being the UK's only televised sportive, you won't want to miss it.

The Wales Sportive

Weston Terrace, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Wales Full & Half Marathon is taking steps into its eighth year, and has grown to be very popular among the UK's runners. The event has become a stage for people to achieve not only personal goals, but as a platform to raise money for charity, or take the first step into endurance running. With a red carpet finish, a pack finish line with plenty of support, as well as being Wales' only fully closed road route, you won't want to miss it.

Vivobarefoot Wales Marathon & Half

Weston Terrace, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Wales 10k, now in its second year, will be taking part during the final day of the Long Course Weekend, on the fully closed roads of The Wales Marathon. Heading from Manorbier to Tenby's award winning red carpet finish, dedicated athletes and fun runners alike will earn themselves the knowledge that they have raced in the first year of what is sure to be a huge event for years to come.

The Wales 10k

Manorbier, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Wales 5K is a 5km out and back run starting from Tudor Square, Tenby and heading out towards Kiln Park on the closed roads of the Wales Marathon.

Finishing on the award winning red carpet, dedicated athletes, fun runners and first timers alike will earn themselves the knowledge that they have raced in the first year of what is sure to be a huge event for years to come.

The Wales 5K

Tenby, Pembrokeshire, GB