The Cardiff/Cardiff University Half Marathon in the last years has become one of the most visited and largest races on the road in the UK. In 2003 was the first occasion that happened and also in 2012 was celebrated its 10th Anniversary.
This Cardiff event is not just the 2nd biggest Half marathon in the UK; it is the biggest road race in Wales and the most significant fundraising charity occasion in Wales. This race is funded by the well-known Cardiff University as well as supported by tactical partners: The Cardiff Council, the Welsh Athletics and the Vale of Glamorgan Council.
The 2012 edition was noted by the initiation of a brand-new program that consisted of Cardiff’s a lot of iconic sites and was enthusiastically invited by the motorcyclists.
The Cardiff/Cardiff College Half Marathon feels highly proud of being a member of the Association of International Marathons as well as Distance Races (AIMS). Please, put this in your checklist to explore out the lengthy schedule of races occurring worldwide along the year and also see what your opportunities are if you decide running.
Cardiff, Wales’ Resources city, supplies a startling series of distinct tourist attractions, top course amusement as well as high-quality shopping with a distinction– all within walking distance. The innovative design sits along with historic buildings, and also Cardiff Bay offers enjoyment for everybody.
The path takes runners past the resources’ most famous sites with gorgeous surroundings as well as historic structures. The predominately level, as well as a quick training course makes it perfect for novices and elites.
The race begins outside Cardiff Castle as well as runners then head down past Cardiff City Arena on the way to Penarth. They take in the glorious Penarth Marina before going across the battery and also leading to Cardiff Bay. Joggers run right through the heart of the bay taking in the Norwegian Church and also Wales Centuries Centre.
The race after that heads towards the north of the city and runners will finish a loop of the gorgeous Roath Park Lake before the grandstand coating in the heart of the city at the Civic Centre.