South Wales Running League ~ providing Running Clubs within the South Wales Region of Welsh Athletics with a source of Team Competition....

About Us

The South Wales Running League is a Team Based competition open to ALL Clubs within the South Wales Region as defined by Welsh Athletics. {application form}

From what started out as a training run conversation then moved on to representatives of 5 Clubs meeting up to start the ball rolling, we now see the first steps of competition in 2014.

The League

As 2014 will be the inaugural year it has been decided that the SWRL will use existing events to start off with, these will be a mixture of Road, Multi-terrain and Cross Country. Our aim is to hold stand alone events in 2015 and beyond, each being hosted by a member Club.

Our Program

Our first competitive year will run from May 2014 to January 2015. Details of the proposed fixtures can be found below :

Porthkerry 5 mile                   11th May 2014                     ** Results now available **

Merthyr Mawr Lane 5K          28th May 2014                   ** Results now available **

Aberdare Park 5 mile             29th June 2014                 ** Results now available **

Summer Sizzler 5K                 6th August 2014              ** Results now available **

Bridgend Gwent XC Lge        12th October 2014           ** Results now available **

Cross Country fixture            tbc   (Oct - Dec)

Cardiff X-Challenge                 18th January 2015

Teams will be scored on the following basis : 6 men to score and 4 ladies to score, with a maximum of 1 team per Club per category.