Results Welsh Schools Cross Country Championships

Saturday 25the February were the Welsh Schools Cross Country Championships at Brecon. Athletes were representing their school districts, and in the Junior & Middle age groups those that finished near the front will be hoping they have done enough to impress the Welsh School selectors for the British Schools International. Swansea Harriers had several athletes running most representing the Afan Nedd Tawe School District.

England U15 U17 & U20 Indoor Athletics Championships & Welsh Schools Cross Country Championships

Good luck this weekend to all those athletes who have reached the tough entry standards and entered the England Athletics U15, U17 & U20 Indoor Championships at Birmingham on Saturday & Sunday where they will be up against some of the UK's top juniors; Naomi James U20W Pole Vault, Lewis Preece U17M Pole Vault,

Welsh Schools U17 Long Throws & Hurdles Event Results

Thursday 16th February saw Welsh Schools host a long throws and hurdles event at Cardiff. The event was held so early as Welsh Schools must select an U17 team for the School Games to be held as one of the test events in the Olympic Stadium on the 9th May, before the end of this month. The results will be used to consider selection for the team including last years outdoors and this years indoors results.

Results Welsh Cross Country Championships @ St Fagans

Saturday 18th February were the Welsh Athletics Cross Country Championships at St Fagans Cardiff, and the club had another very successful day. Congratulations and thanks to all those athletes who represented the club.

Gwent League round 4 @ Brecon Results

Saturday 11th February was round 4 of 5 in the Gwent Cross Country League at Brecon. Congratulations to all those who took part.

Welsh Cross Country Championships

Saturday 18th February is one of the key cross country fixtures of the year; the U13 to Seniors Welsh Cross Country Championships at St Fagan's Cardiff. There was a closing date for entries of Saturday 11th February. There is £3 entry fee payable on the day.

Armagh International 5k road race

Thursday 9th February saw the senior men's distance runners make their annual trip to the Armagh International 5k road race in IRELAND where they were up against some top athletes from all over the UK, Ireland and USA, highlights included; Dewi Griffiths was the first Swansea athlete home in a new personal best of 14.25 in 14th, closely followed by Matthew Dumigan in 17th also in a personal best of 14.31

Lliswerry 8 mile road race

On Sunday January 29th Dewi Griffiths won the Lliswerry 8 mile road race in 39.22 with Lewys Hobbs 2nd in 42.08 and Guy Smith 4th in 42.44.

Caryl Jones

Very many congratulations who to Caryl Jones who ran a club record in Marrakesh, Morocco for the Half Marathon in a time of 74.04 on the 29th January Click here for the results.

Old News

30.01.12 Sunday 29th January were the Senior Men’s & Women’s Wales V Scotland V Ireland V UWIC and U20 Men’s & Women match Wales V Scotland V Ireland V England Indoor Celtic Cup International at NIAC incorporating the Welsh Athletics Indoor Athletics 3000m Championships for the U17, U20 & Senior age groups and some invitation events for juniors.


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