Cardiff Half Marathon

Special race for Sarah Lane

For Sarah Lane this year’s Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon is going to be a very special celebration. Even though the 40-year-old twin managed to complete the 13.1 mile course last year, she is expecting an even bigger and warmer reception at the finish than 12 months ago. There were family and friends at both

Cardiff firefighters set to blaze a trail for Welsh cancer charity

The heat is on for two brave Cardiff firefighters, who have taken on an incredible challenge to help beat cancer in Wales. Tony Grimley and Mark Bean are in the final stages of training for this year’s Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon – which they plan to run in their full regulation protective kit and

Run 4 Wales receive hearty donation from Peter’s Food Service

Run 4 Wales volunteers will certainly not be going hungry as they support this year’s Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon, courtesy of a welcome donation from Wales’ favourite pie maker. Bedwas-based Peter’s Food Service has donated hundreds of products to feed the 400 plus army of volunteers who will be making sure the event runs

Elite field announced for 2015 Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon

Britain’s best distance runners will battle two former Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon winners at this year’s race on Sunday 4th October. With British titles and places in the GB & NI team for next March’s IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships up for grabs for British athletes, this year’s Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon

Gethin Jones to start 2015 Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon

Television and radio presenter Gethin Jones has today been unveiled as the official race starter for this year’s Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon. Jones will fire the starting pistol at 9am on Sunday 4 October when Wales’ largest mass participation event returns to the capital. More than 20,000 runners have already signed up for this

The last pre race long run and taper

With only a few weeks to go until the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon, you should now be thinking about your last pre race long run and taper. We recently held a training evening at Cardiff Metropolitan University with endurance expert James Thie, where a number of CHM runners were talked through the last few

Cardiff Met’s 150 runners for 150 years

To celebrate Cardiff Metropolitan University’s 150th anniversary, 150 runners will be entered into this year’s Lloyd’s Bank  Cardiff Half Marathon with numbers 1865 – 2015. The runners will be a mix of students and staff, and will include elite runners such as James Thie.  James, who lectures in ​​​Sport ​Coaching and Performance at the university,

General entry has closed, but places are still available via Barnardo’s

Individual entry for the Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon 2015 has now closed, but you can still enter through Barnardo’s. Knowing your run has helped others, gives a huge boost to the satisfaction you’ll feel on finishing the race. You’ll also be more highly motivated during your training and the race itself. In 2014 over 1,000