Cake, Mud and Team Spirit – The joy of Cross Country

Given the lack of running action due to Covid-19 we thought it would be worthwhile looking back at the domestic cross country season that has recently come to a close – a discipline we feel that never gets enough exposure. We have the lowdown on the Gwent and North Wales Cross Country Leagues during theContinue reading “Cake, Mud and Team Spirit – The joy of Cross Country”

Dimond Shines at San Domenico 20

Normal life has recently taken a backseat to the Coronavirus pandemic outbreak as the virus continues to spread throughout the UK. This has naturally had a devastating impact on the race calendar with numerous postponements/cancellations. Having trained hard throughout the winter on dark, wet and windy evenings, athletes will be frustrated that they won’t getContinue reading “Dimond Shines at San Domenico 20”

Welsh marathon maestros show their class at Llanelli

It was a weekend for reorganised races with both Llanelli Half and the Nick Beer 10k taking place having previously been postponed during the stormy February weather. The weather was not exactly pleasant this weekend but good enough for the show to go on! Llanelli coast is well known for being one of the windiestContinue reading “Welsh marathon maestros show their class at Llanelli”

Welsh dominate Trafford 10k on St David’s Day

Despite the continued stormy weather and cancelled events there was still some excellent performances this weekend. At the very windy Trafford 10k it was an all-out domination from Welsh athletes with an excellent win for James Hunt (Cardiff AAC), 2nd for Andrew Davies (Stockport Harriers) and 3rd for Rowan Axe (Cardiff AAC). Rob Samuel (EryriContinue reading “Welsh dominate Trafford 10k on St David’s Day”

Welsh Cross Country Champs 2020

Saturday 22nd February 2020 saw the 116th running of the Welsh Cross Country Championships. The races took place at Pembrey Country Park, a venue that is fast becoming one of the best endurance running venues in Wales having recently held the Gwent League and the Welsh Road Relay Championships. After two consecutive weekends of heavyContinue reading “Welsh Cross Country Champs 2020”