Entries are now open for the immense Tonmawr Hilly 5 race.
It begins with a monster climb which will get the heart racing from the off, you will climb for approx 1.7 miles before you decend through the forrest for nearly 3 miles. But this being a 5 mile mile race you guessed it — you now head back up hill to the finish line!
The Hilly 5 is exactly what it say’s in the title! It’s Hilly and it’s 5 miles! It is set in the beautiful surroundings of Bryn Bettws Lodge in Afan Forest Park and has car parking, a café and showers are availible (payable locally).
The race, run by PTH Events, will take place on Sunday 26th May at 11am.
Entries are now open for Wales’ most scenic and cheapest half marathon.
Port Talbot Half Marathon is a exciting run through the stunning Afan Forest Park. Setting off from the beautiful surroundings of Glyncorrwg Ponds and following the former railway route down the valley to Pontrhydyfen, the birth place of Richard Burton. From here, you turn and follow the opposite side of the valley to return to Glyncorrwg.
Without a doubt this is one of Wales’ most scenic races and is one of the cheapest half marathons in the country. Offering all the participants the same if not more than some of the big city races.
The race, run by PTH Events, will take place on Sunday 11th August at 11am.