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9 African Pro Athletes To Run The Wales Marathon
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9 African Pro Athletes To Run The Wales Marathon

May 22nd, 2015 | by Events Staff
A group of professional athletes from Africa are to take part in The Oakwood Wales Marathon this year at the 2XU Long Course Weekend. Five men and four women are taking to the Welsh roads and competing in the Half and Full...
Shane Williams To take Part In Long Course Weekend
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Shane Williams To take Part In Long Course Weekend

May 22nd, 2015 | by Events Staff
Former Wales, British and Irish Lions and Ospreys wing Shane Williams is set to take part in this year’s 2XU Long Course Weekend. During his career the Welsh rugby star has broken records, and this will be a new challenge for...
PedalCover To Sponsor The Wales Sportive
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PedalCover To Sponsor The Wales Sportive

May 11th, 2015 | by Events Staff
Specialist bike and home insurance provider PedalCover has announced its sponsorship of the Long Course Weekend’s cycling stage in 2015. The insurance brand co-founded by two-time world triathlon champion Helen Jenkins is...
Creating More Options For Women To Tri
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Creating More Options For Women To Tri

May 9th, 2015 | by Events Staff
We are pleased to announce a partnership with Race Force aiming to get more women into triathlon. Recent surveys are showing Female participation in Triathlon increased by 2% last year and we’re seeing a 12% increase in...
Record Numbers At Mumbles Duathlon
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Record Numbers At Mumbles Duathlon

March 24th, 2015 | by Events Staff
The recent Mumbles Duathlon 2015 was once again a sell-out event. Hosted by Activity Wales Events, the race attracted over 400 athletes from around the UK, making it the biggest Duathlon in the country. With 130 first time...
Mumbles Duathlon Results
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Mumbles Duathlon Results

March 21st, 2015 | by Scott Powell
Thank you to everyone that made Mumbles Duathlon awesome this morning. Results are now available!   Mumbles Duathlon Short Course Results 2015 Mumbles Duathlon Long Course Results 2015...
Swansea To Host Wales’ First City Centre Triathlon
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Swansea To Host Wales’ First City Centre Triathlon

March 7th, 2015 | by Events Staff
Activity Wales Events, founders of Ironman Wales and The Long Course Weekend have recently announced they are to host Wales’ first city triathlon in 2016. 18 months in creation, Scott Powell – Race Director says “ This is...
Wales Takes Top Award At 2015 Triathlon Oscars
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Wales Takes Top Award At 2015 Triathlon Oscars

March 2nd, 2015 | by Events Staff
This year saw Wales take centre stage at the 220 Triathlon Awards ceremony held at Sandown Park. With athletes voting for the past 3 months across many categories, the major event was always going to be hotly contested. With the...
NEW Races Announced For 2015 & 2016
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NEW Races Announced For 2015 & 2016

February 26th, 2015 | by Events Staff
Activity Wales Events are thrilled to announced two new races being added – one for the 2015 season, and one in the 2016 race calendar. Sunday 5th July 2015 will see the addition of The Wales 10k on the fully closed roads...
2XU Launches #HeartNotHype
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2XU Launches #HeartNotHype

February 26th, 2015 | by Events Staff
2XU, the world’s most advanced engineer of compression apparel, has launched its first international brand campaign titled #heartnothype. The new campaign from the Australian high performance sports apparel brand, on course to...