Summer trail running series continues at Ras yr Hafod

After the Red Kite Summer Series kicked off with a record number of runners at Nant yr Arian, the follow up at the historical Ras yr Hafod trail race on 3 May was just as successful.  Ras yr Hafod was first held in 2010 by mid Wales running legend and coach Dic Evans, and has…

Red Kite Challenge 2023 – 1/2 Marathon Preview

The Red Kite Challenge Half Marathon is known as one of the toughest and most challenging trail races in Wales. Is is also without doubt held in one of the most stunning locations in Wales, and therefore attracts a wide array of runners from across the country and beyond. Once more incorporating the Welsh Championships…

Cyfres yr Haf / Summer Series 1: Ras Hwyrnos Nant yr Arian (19/04/23)

Record turnout for opener of trail racing series There was a tremendous turnout for the first of a local summer series of trail running races being organised by the Red Kite Challenge. Bwlch Nant yr Arian was the spectacular location for the midweek evening race which was held on Wednesday 19 April, and provided a…

COFRESTRU / ENTER

Cofrestrwch ar gyfer Sialens y Barcud Coch 2024 / Enter the Red Kite Challenge 2024 Mae modd cofrestru ar gyfer Ras y Barcud 2024 nawr! Bydd y digwyddiad, sydd hefyd yn cynnwys rasys ieuenctid i oedrannau dan 13 i dan 20, yn cael ei gynnal ar ddydd Sadwrn 27 Ebrill 2024 ym Mhontarfynach, Ceredigion. 1/2…

Red Kite Challenge donate £3500 to Bronglais Hospital Chemo Ward / Sialens y Barcud Coch yn rhoi cyfraniad o £3500 i Ward Chemo Ysbyty Bronglais 

Red Kite Challenge donate £3500 to Bronglais Hospital Chemo Ward The annual Devils Bridge based trail race, Sialens y Barcud Coch, this week made a donation of £3500 to the Bronglais Hospital Chemotherapy Ward.  The funds were raised through the event last year, and some of the fundraisers and organising committee visited the Chemo ward…

Cyfres yr Haf 2: Ras yr Hafod

Please find below the results of the Ras Hwyrnos at Nant yr Arian (20/04/22).  We hope the positions are accurate, but the times might not be, but this won’t affect your position at the end of the series. We were really pleased with the turnout and many clubs were represented. Everyone has earned points which…

Cyfres yr Haf 1: Ras Hwyrnos Nant yr Arian 2022

Please find below the results of the Ras Hwyrnos at Nant yr Arian (20/04/22).  We hope the positions are accurate, but the times might not be, but this won’t affect your position at the end of the series. We were really pleased with the turnout and many clubs were represented. Everyone has earned points which…

Summer Series / Cyfres yr Haf

Summer Series – Evening Races For 2024, we are pleased to announce a new series of local midweek evening trail races taking place over the summer months. The series begins with the two events below, with more hopefully to follow! Race 1 – Ras Hwyrnos Nant yr Arian Wednesday 17th April  Nant yr Arian visitor…

COVID-19 UPDATE

Hello everyone! We hope you are all well, that you are keeping yourselves safe, and managing to take part in regular exercise (within the Welsh Government’s guidelines, of course). With no imminent races to look forward to, motivation levels can take a hit. However, in our view, the most important thing is that you are…