Arriva Trains Wales are showing their support to Wales’s largest mass participation event, the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon, by becoming an official partner of the race. This is the first year that the company have teamed up with Run 4 Wales (the social enterprise behind the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon), and are already
Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon are asking runners “how do you train?” With just 5 months to go until the big day, people up and down the country are pushing their training schedules up a gear to make sure they are fit and ready for Sunday 5th October. Throughout May, Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon are
Runners will now complete the 13.1 mile course outside the RWCMD’s award-winning building, which was re-opened in 2011 following a £22.5m redevelopment. The course change comes as a record 22,000 runners are expected to sign up for this year’s race and in preparation for the World Half Marathon Championships which will be held in Cardiff
With just over six months to go until the Cardiff Half Marathon, event organisers Run 4 Wales is pleased to announce that Lloyds Bank has renewed its association with the race and will continue as its principle partner for 2014. The event, now officially titled the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon, will take place in the Welsh capital
The Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon have once again teamed up with Wessex Garages who will remain as official vehicle sponsor for the 2014 race which will take place in the Welsh capital on Sunday 5th October. Continuing an already strong relationship, Wessex Garages will supply the official Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon promotional car,
Lakeside Primary School lace up their trainers to launch the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon Festival of Running. Pupils and teachers at Lakeside Primary School in Cardiff received an unexpected visitor this week as Reddy The Teddy – mascot of the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon – visited the school to meet the children and
PUT A SPRING IN YOUR STEP AT THE CARDIFF BAY 5-MILE Put a spring in your step this May Day Bank Holiday and take part in the flat, fast and fun Cardiff Bay 5-Mile on Monday 5th May 2014 (11AM). A rarely run distance and the perfect challenge for anyone looking to keep fit, raise
Entries for the 2014 Cardiff Half are currently frozen at £32 and will increase to £35 from February 1st onwards. The scheme has proven extremely popular with runners, with registration numbers for 2014 already up 30% compared to 2013. Speaking about the price freeze, Marketing Manager Annabelle Mason said: “We have been delighted with the
Become an associate charity of the Cardiff Half Marathon and boost your fundraising power. Raising money for charity is a hugely important part of the Cardiff Half Marathon, with thousands of runners taking part and fundraising for a diverse range of local, national and international charitable causes. Over £2.3million was raised for charity during the
Make this year’s Cardiff Half Marathon really count and help change the lives of others. In 2013, £2.3m was raised for charity as thousands took to Cardiff’s streets to compete in the Cardiff Half Marathon and help change the lives of millions of others around the UK and beyond. Barnardo’s, charity partner of the Cardiff
Date: June 27, 2014
The clock is ticking as the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon celebrates 100 days to go until the big race on Sunday 5th October. To mark the 100-day milestone, organisers Run 4 Wales will be giving away a host of prizes through their social media sites. Over the next week they will also be launching
The route takes runners past the capital’s most iconic landmarks with beautiful scenery and historic buildings. The predominately flat and fast course makes it ideal for beginners and elites.
The race starts outside Cardiff Castle and runners then head down past Cardiff City Stadium on the way to Penarth. They take in the glorious Penarth Marina before crossing the barrage and heading to Cardiff Bay. Runners run right through the heart of the bay taking in the Norwegian Church and Wales Millennium Centre.
The course then heads towards the north of the city and runners will complete a loop of the beautiful Roath Park Lake before the grandstand finish in the heart o the city at the Civic Centre.
The wheelchair race will start at 8:50am and the rest of the field will start at 9:00am. Check out the interactive route map to see the Cardiff Half Marathon route, get helpful notes on the course and terrain and discover which landmarks you’ll be running past. It also includes a useful elevation chart for the race.
The course will be policed and marshalled throughout. Race day facilities may be subject to change.