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Club Championships 2017

Here are the events for the 2017 Club Championships. There are a few new races to replace some less popular ones.  

This page will be updated with race dates when confirmed so please check regularly and keep an eye on the forum too. 

Some races will sell out in advance and may not have entries on the day, so please register in good time.

Short Course Championship 2017

There are 11 opportunities to score points over 6 specified races and 5 ranking lists. The championship will be based on your best 7 scores. You must have at least 6 scores to be considered for an award. 

The Short Course Races 

Cardiff 5K - Race For Victory


30 April 

Summer Series 2 mile

Merthyr Mawr Lane

Summer Series 3 mile 

Summer Series 4 mile

The Chase 5K






12 May

31 May

16 June

14 July

28 June

Summer Sizzler 5K & BBQ

Race of Truth 5K



2 August

17 August

The Short Course Ranking Lists



Each of these lists can count as a performance in the championship. All best performances will be ranked by time and scored appropriately. 

The 'best 1 mile' includes the Cardiff Summer Series 1 mile (28 April), Bannister Mile (5 may), any track mile, any mile time trial - on properly measured and timed courses.

Best parkrun

Anywhere  Jan-Dec


Best Rose Inn 4 mile

Redwick 9 May, 13 June, 11 July, 8 Aug


Best SSAFA 5k

Cardiff 24 May, 21 June, 26 Jul


Best 1 mile 

Anywhere  Jan-Dec 


Best 3000 metres track

   Anywhere Jan-Dec


Long Course Championship 2017

There are 10 specified races and 2 ranking lists. The championship is based on your best 6 scores and you must have at least 5 scores to be considered for an award. Points are scored from either:

5 races and 1 score from either the half-marathon or the marathon ranking lists


4 races and 2 scores from both half-marathon and the marathon ranking lists.

Half marathon and marathon must be measured/licenced road races to count.


The Long Course Races 

Club Handicap 10 mile

Llandaff Fields

29 January (followed by brunch & AGM)

20/20 Fission 20 mile 

Berkeley, Gloucestershire

11 March

Castles 10 mile

Llandaff Fields

30 April

Caerphilly 10k


18 June




Brecon 10 mile


6 August

Croups Pentath Run


August bank holiday weekend

Cardiff 10k  


3 September

Swansea Bay 10k


24 September

Richard Burton 10k

Port Talbot

5 November

Elan Valley 10 mile


18 November


The Long Course Ranking Lists

Each of these lists can count as a performance in the championship. All best performances will be ranked by time and scored appropriately. 

  • Best Road Half-Marathon
  • Best Road Marathon

Off Road Championship 2017

There are 10 races and your best 4 scores will be used for the championship. You must run 3 races to win an award.


The Off Road Races 

Kymin Winter Race 

4 miles

7 January 

Riverbank Rollick

9 miles

15 January

Forest of Dean Half-Marathon  

Offa's 'Orror                            

13.1 miles

12 miles

19 March

23 April 

Pentyrch Hill Race

6.8 miles

25 April


5 miles

7 May


Tintern Trot

6 miles

6 July

The Loop

Wentwood Mudlark


8 miles

16 July

17 September

In Your Element Black Mountains Trail Race  

10 miles

19 November

Cross Country Championship 2017

This championship comprises the 5 Gwent League fixtures, the Welsh Championship (which includes Masters Championship) and the Cardiff Cross Challenge. Your best 5 scores count but you must run at least 4 races to be considered for an award.


The Cross Country Races 

Cardiff Cross Challenge - Cardiff Bute Park

22 January

Gwent League 4 - Newport Glebelands

13 February

Welsh Championship (and Masters) - Singleton Park, Swansea

25 February

Gwent League 5 - Pembrrey Park, Carmarthenshire

5 March

Gwent League 1 - Llandaf Fields, Cardiff

14 October

Gwent League 2 - Penlan Leisure Centre, Brecon 

11 November

Gwent League 3 - Pembrey Park, LLanelli  


Gwent League 4 - Pontypool park

Gwent League 5 - Blaise Castle, Bristol

3 December


10/11 February 2018

3 March 2018

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