Run Walk Crawl Trail Races
The Pembrokeshire Coastal 100 mile run & 3 day stage race
The Pembrokeshire 100mile race is a challenging non-stop ultra race along the stunning Pembrokeshire Coastal Path from Milford Haven to Cardigan. The Pembrokeshire stage race follows the same 100 mile route but is split over 3 single stage sections with an overninght camp between each section. The Pembrokeshire Coastal path is a designated national trail and widely regared as the most breathtaking coastline in Britain.
For more information about Pembrokeshire 100mile run and Stage Race click here.
The Gower Ultra 50
The Gower Ultra 50 challenge is to complete a 50 mile circumnavigation of the stunning Gower peninsula by foot. Gower is Britian's first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and following the route it is easy to see why! You will pass stunning beaches, amazing bays, tiny coves, farmland, fishing villages and amazing views from start to finish. It is open to ultra runners and fast walkers!
“Marvellous weekend, beautiful coast, glorious weather, brilliantly organised… Highly recommended, see you next year!!”
"It's simply the 'all encompassing ultra' - mud, bog, sand, cliffs, beach, sea, trail, road....and pain! And the whole RWC crew are simply outstanding- caring, and genuinely interested in every competitor."
SW100 & SW50
The SW100 is a 100mile ultra trail footrace starting and finishing in Cardiff, and crossing the South Wales Valleys and the Brecon Beacons. It is suitable for experienced and competent ultra-trail runners. The route has approximately 6400 meters of ascent and is over 90% on trails. WARNING - This is a tough course, with only 25% of participants completing the course in 2016! It is a UTMB qualifying race and is worth 6 points.
"that race is simply "insane" and must be one of the hardest 100 milers in Europe if not further afield".
The SW50 is the second half of the SW100 route starting from the Pont ar Dawe Car Park at the foot of Pen y Fan then running to Cardiff, it has over 3200 meters of ascent. It is also a UTMB qualifying race and is worth 4 points.
"I found the 50 mile version harder than a recent 100 mile race I completed a few weeks ago"
For more information about SW100 and SW50 click here.
Vale Coastal Ultra & 18.5 mile
The Vale Coastal Ultra takes in the entire 32 mile coast of the Vale of Glamorgan from the historic Penarth Pier to Ogmore-by-sea. It is fast and (relatively) flat course that runs ona variety of cliff top trail, shingle and sand beaches. As you run along the coast on one side you will have the dramtic scenery of the Severn Estuary and the hills of North Devon and on the other the hills of South Wales! There is also a 18.5 mile option that starts from Rhoose and joins the ultra route to finish at Orgmore.
For more information about Vale Ultras and 18.5 mile race click here.
South Wales Trail Half Marathon and 10k
After the success of the first South Wales Trail Half Marathon, we decided to do it all over again! The race takes place on the August Bank Holiday Monday at the beautiful Llanwonno Forest just North of Pontypridd.
"I absolutely loved the half marathon. I really can't think of anything that you should do to make it better!"
Brecon to Cardiff Ultra
The Brecon to Cardiff Ultra is a one way 70k ultra run following the Taff Trail. It takes place on Sunday 19th February 2017. The route is has a nice mixture of trails with the first half following easy canal paths and forestry trails and the second half following the tarmac trail. The route runs through the Brecon Beacons National Park past mountains, rivers, reservoirs and woodland taking in some great views. The course is fully marked, making this an ideal race for beginners looking to complete their first ultra or for experienced runners to post a fast time.
GHOST RUN - 5 Mile Halloween Head Torch Run
Trails, Mud and Fun
Thursday October 27th 2016 7pm
It's not quite the 31st of October but rumour has it the ghouls and ghosts will be out for this one. The run follows trails, through woods and muddy tracks with just the light of your head torch guiding the way.