‘Man v Horse’ or ‘WRP v The Welsh Weather’

‘Man v Horse’ or ‘WRP v The Welsh Weather’

by Grace Newbould This year’s ‘stupid’ challenge was one I’d been wanting to do for a while but for a myriad of reasons I’d not got around to. Last year’s WRP heroes, Fi, Helen and Jo had done the full course along with...

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Runderful relays

Runderful relays

  by Donna Egbeare Runderful (adjective) – how you feel in the minutes after you finish a run Thoughts about Penarth & Dinas Runners Cosmeston Relays from a first timer. There were, let’s just say, some differing opinions about the...

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Celtic Trail Half Marathon

Nearly 18 months in the making its finally arrived, The Great Celtic Trail Half Marathon. Taking place on Saturday the 15th July 2017 at 11am and will take place from East Lodge entrance at Margam Park, South Wales. Runners can expect an...

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Cosmeston Relays

Cosmeston Relays are a chip-timed baton relay race over an approximate 3 mile course in the picturesque Cosmeston Lakes Country Park, Penarth. Each runner runs one circuit of the course in teams of three or four.  The race is held on a Wednesday...

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Man v Horse

Can a human on foot outrun a rider on horseback over mountainous terrain? Every year, in the little town of Llanwrtyd Wells, 1000 runners and 60 horses attempt to find out!  22 miles

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A tale of two medals

A tale of two medals

When Charles Dickens wrote “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” he couldn’t have known that his words would, one day, perfectly describe what most runners feel at the end of a race.  There’s always a point...

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