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The Worms Head 10k Takes Place In One Of The Most Stunning Locations In The World.

The tough but incredibly scenic multi-terrain run is based in Rhosilli which has been named the best beach in the UK, the third best in Europe - and the ninth best in the world!! Running out towards the Worms head then turning back towards Llangennith, climbing to the top of Rhosilli Down creates a 10k route that will be truly memorable as well as a real test of fitness.

With the stunning backdrop and a pub at hand, the Worms Head 10k is perfect for supporters and families.

With limited capacity now is the time to sign up to what will become one of the UKs most iconic runs.

Worms Head 10k

February

Worms Head 10k

The Mumbles Duathlon will take place in Mumbles, Swansea. A great range of distances for athletes for all ability's and makes a great club event. This start of the season event is a great one to dust off the cobwebs.

Starting down at Knabb rock for the first 5km run, then out on the Gower Peninsula for the 32k bike, followed by a 5k run across the mumbles road, taking in the beautiful scenery.

Mumbles Duathlon

March

Mumbles Duathlon

Long Course Weekend is a unique festival of sport that offers an unbeatable atmosphere. Over three days athletes can choose events from three disciplines (swim, bike, run) and multiple distances to create a tailor-made weekend course for their ability. For those looking to push their limits, there's the Long Course option - the longest distance in each event. Each Long Course Athlete who finishes will receive the coveted fourth medal for their medal stack. Long Course Weekend events are world famous for their atmosphere and spectacular finish lines. Don't miss out, enter now!

3 Days. 3 Disciplines. 1 Weekend.

Long Course Weekend Holland – Beesel

May

Long Course Weekend Holland – Beesel

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 expected 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!

Swansea Triathlon

June

Swansea Triathlon

The Wales Triathlon will take place in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire. Winner of the 220 triathlon awards for best triathlon, the weekend is ideal for new and experienced athletes alike.

The Fishguard Sprint Triathlon will take place in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire with a fast course set in an incredible location.

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... Enter now!

Wales Triathlon

June

Wales Triathlon

Amazing location, blue flag beaches, and an atmosphere that really is electric, you won't want to miss it. Be part of Wales' most scenic swim. 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

July

The Wales Swim

The opening event for Long Course Weekend sees kids take part in their very own amazing event. Tackling a surf run and then a run across the beach to the huge crowds at the finishline!

Taff Kids is fantastic fun for any of the kids taking part with a final run distance set for different age groups. Did we mention it amazing fun and you get an awesome free T-Shirt?!

Taff Kids

July

Taff Kids

An essential addition to your event calendar, this race is a must-do in the mid-season schedule. With an award winning finish line, incredible atmosphere and the UK's only televised sportive. 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 is a great race for first timers. With three distances to choose from and a great atmosphere, it's a great first race.

The Wales Sportive

July

The Wales Sportive

The Wales 10k, now in its 3rd 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.

Taking place alongside The Wales Marathon, athletes will line up at the start line in Manorbier to compete in The Wales 10k, heading along fully closed roads back to Tudor Square in Tenby.

The Wales 10K

July

The Wales 10K

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.

The Wales 5k is the perfect race for first timers. Safe, closed roads and an incredible finish line atmosphere make this the ideal choice for your first race.

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

July

The Wales 5K

Run along the dramatic Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in this one of a kind marathon perfect for all levels. You don't need to worry about traffic or beeping horns as the route will be closed just for runners. Best yet, you'll be treated like a star with the events' infamous red carpet finish and cheering crowds!

Marathon and Half Marathon options available.

The Wales Marathon

July

The Wales Marathon

From The Organisers That Founded Long Course Weekend And Ironman Wales A New Event With The Same Big Atmosphere Will Now Hit The Shores Of Pembrokeshire In West Wales. The Wales Swim Run.

The Wales Swim Run will take place along The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park on July 27th 2019. Starting on the cliff tops above Freshwater East, the race will move east taking in Manorbier, Lydstep, Tenby and will end to a huge party finish in the fishing harbour of Saundersfoot. All running will be off road following the Pembrokeshire Coast path with 2 feed stations positioned on route.

In Total the event is just over 16 miles with 13 miles of running and 3 miles of swimming.

The Wales SwimRun

July

The Wales SwimRun

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!

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!

With sheltered blue flag water for the Swim, an amazing Bike course and a Run taking in parts of the award-winning beach - this is the perfect event for a first timer.

Gower Triathlon

August

Gower Triathlon

Be part of the sprint distance triathlon in this picturesque seaside resort. 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.

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 then this is the perfect triathlon for you.

The Saundersfoot Triathlon offers athletes travelling down to support friends, family or club members who are tackling the Ironman Wales a chance to take home their own medal! Taking place on the Saturday before, the event is open to both adults and children aged 14 and over.

Saundersfoot Triathlon

September

Saundersfoot Triathlon

The award-winning Mumbles Triathlon has become a well known event in South Wales, and attracts a number of athletes from all levels and experience.

The Mumbles Tri offers athletes three course distances in the idyllic setting of Mumbles Bay for the Swim, the famous Gower Roads for the bikes and a picturesque run along the stunning shoreline of the Mumbles Bay.

The Mumbles Triathlon can be entered by anyone who feels they are capable of competing. There is gender separation, so men and women compete for first place in their respective category.

Mumbles Triathlon

September

Mumbles Triathlon

To kick-off the weekend on Saturday, the Long Course athletes have The Swim to complete a 3.8km open water swim. The Swim also has a 1.9km swim, 1.5km swim and 750m, swim all to correspond with triathlons most popular distances.

If you want to be a part of the weekend but dont want to do the longer distances, you can enter any other combinations you choose! Invite friends and training partners, bring along club members and support each other over the weekend.

On Sunday the attention turns to The Sportive, and 172km of undulating countryside that also incorporates 86km, distance to attract athletes of all abilities.

To finish the weekend, the athletes will complete The Run a 42.2km marathon.. There is also a 21.1km run, 10km run and a 5km run which allows everyone to be involved.

Nearly 2500 competitors are expected to attend the LCW with approximately 1000 athletes attempting to receive the Long Course Weekend medal, which entails completing all three of the longest distances. Successful LCW athletes will be awarded with the LCW medal.

The Long Course Weekend – Mallorca

October

The Long Course Weekend – Mallorca

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