Discounts and benefits

Annual membership is £37.50 (renewal due in March).  The benefits of membership are:

UKA affilication (£17.50 of your membership fee pays for your affiliation each year to Welsh Athletics)

Insurance (covering races and official club training sessions)

Club vest (free upon joining, £15 per replacement vest thereafter)

FREE entry to the Gwent League (5 cross country races each season)

FREE entry to the Welsh Cross Country championships and relays, Welsh Road relays, British Masters Road relays and National Road relays. (The club pays your entry fee for you.). Subsidised entry fee for the Welsh Castles Relay. 

Inclusion into the club's draw for London Marathon places (subject to criteria)

FREE access to all the club's training sessions during the week - speed training, hill reps, track, long runs etc

10% discount at some retail outlets such as Run & Become with your WA membership card

15% discount for www.sportsshoes.com (purchases online with the club's discount code)

Discount on race entry fees as an affiliated runner

Opportunity to train as a race official or run leader (if being done on behalf of the club)

Access to advice and guidance from experienced club runners. 

All the social aspects of the club, including subsidised ticket prices for the summer BBQ, Christmas party and annual awards presentation dinner. 

Use of Llandaf Rugby Club facilities on Thursday evenings (and on other specific occasions) 


The club is keen to promote and publicise such benefits where these are in some way associated with the club’s ethos and our member's running/multi-sports interests.  Member discounts we're aware of are as follows:

Run and Become (sponsors of Welsh Castles Relay)
Up and Under
Up and Running 
Nike Store Cardiff
TriExercise (Haverford West)

Physios and specialist clinics:
Ace Feet in Motion
Lorreta Dailey (our one and very own!)
Andrew Seary
The Chiro Practice
Feet in Focus
Proactive Physiotherapy

All Things Travel:

Lolly Burvill - Travel Counsellors

I am sure there are others though – feel free to post details below (providing you are a Croups member) or update/correct the above (if you are a retailer). Please try and stick to the caveats listed above though; home improvement cold callers need not apply...