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New Wales Partnership Excites All

May 11th, 2018 | by Sarah Wills
New Wales Partnership Excites All

This week, Matthew Evans of Activity Wales Events confirmed that they had teamed up with Welsh Triathlon Cymru – the National Governing Body – this exciting move sees the whole Activity Wales Events triathlon programme come under the National Governing Body licensing.

Activity Wales Events (AWE) launched in 2010 and delivered the first ever Ironman Wales in 2011 changing the dynamic of long distance racing in the UK almost overnight with their community push to generate unparalleled crowds.  AWE now run 26 events, the largest being the ever-growing, International Long Course Weekend that sees over 30,000 people descend on Pembrokeshire in July.  The company is now the Country’s leading multi-sport provider and this partnership will strengthen the Principality’s position in attracting International events in the near future.

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Beverley Lewis CEO of Welsh Triathlon Cymru says “Welsh Triathlon is delighted that Activity Wales Events will now be permitting through the National Governing Body.  AWE deliver some wonderful multi-sport activities in iconic locations and our members can now take part, fully insured through their WT membership. There will also be greater opportunities for our volunteer officials to officiate at a greater variety of Welsh events. Welsh Triathlon will benefit from the partnership to help further develop multi-sport across Wales.”

Matthew Evans of Activity Wales Events says “Since our inception we have strived to deliver world class experiences, both here in Wales and at our International events worldwide. This partnership opens up some incredible opportunities and we look forward to working with Welsh Triathlon Cymru to deliver some exciting and innovative experiences throughout the Principality.”

To become a member of Welsh Triathlon Cymru, please follow the following link.

All athletes that join Welsh Triathlon Cymru before 1st June will receive a discount code for £30 off The Wales Triathlon in Fishguard this June (terms and conditions apply).

For further information, call Matthew Evans (01437) 765777 or email

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