This weekend, the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon have opened up an exciting new competition for enthusiastic new runners looking to make a change in their lives and achieve a new health and fitness goal in running the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon for the first time this October! Event organisers Run4Wales are giving away
Have you ever watched the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon and thought, ‘I would love to do it one day?’ well here is your chance. Organisers Run 4 Wales have today (Thursday 7th May) announced plans to give away 100 free spaces for the 2015 edition of the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon. The race
For the 6th year running Lloyds Bank has renewed its association with the Cardiff Half Marathon, the 2nd largest half marathon in the UK. Lloyds Bank will remain as Principle Partner of the event, which will once again be called the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon. Entry figures for the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half
Runners hoping to secure a place in the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, Cardiff 2016, are being urged to pre-register their details before entries go on sale next week. The 25,000 place mass participation race, held alongside the showpiece IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, is set to be the largest half marathon ever held
The world’s elite distance runners will be converging on Cardiff on Easter Saturday, 26th March 2016, to take part in the 22nd edition of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, Cardiff 2016. While the race will be an important stepping-stone for many of the athletes towards the Olympic Games marathon in Rio 147 days later,
Cardiff Half Marathon price freeze continues until end of January. Sign up to day and start training for the largest mass participation event in Wales. Taking place on the weekend of Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th October 2015, next year’s event will also form the Great Britain trials for the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, which
The 2015 staging of the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon on Sunday 4th October will incorporate the British team trials for the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships; to be held at the same venue in March 2016. The Cardiff race will also host the 2015 British Half Marathon Championships and the penultimate round of the
A strong contingent of staff, students and alumni took to the streets of Cardiff on Sunday the 5th of October to tackle the 13.1 mile Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon. This year marks the first year of Cardiff Met’s partnership with the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon, and as one of the official race partners
300-Day countdown begins to a celebration of mountain running With the 2014 season behind them the world’s top mountain runners will be setting their sights on 2015 and the World Mountain Running Championships, which are set to descend on Betws y Coed, Wales in just 300 days. The Championships were awarded to the UK after a
Ken Skates, Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, praises this year’s successful Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon and looks forward to the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016. “I had the pleasure of taking part in the hugely successful Cardiff Half Marathon last weekend and wanted to put on record my thanks to
Date: May 21, 2015
Businesses are being invited to go head-to-head at the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon to see who has the fastest workforce in Wales. In 2014 employees from some of Wales’ largest companies including Lloyds Bank, Arriva Trains Wales, Cardiff Metropolitan University and the Welsh Rugby Union laced-up their running shoes to take part in the
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 of 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 on the home page to see the Cardiff Half Marathon route in more detail.
The course will be policed and marshalled throughout. Race day facilities may be subject to change.