Any Ultra Runners in Pembrokeshire or South Wales

Hi everyone, just hoping to meet some other ultra runners in the south wales area, we seem to be few and far between. Just took part in PCC and hoping to do teh JCC next year.



  • Hey EH, I am training for the JCC also - how are you going? still planning on completing? I am looking for this year's event thread but can't find one?? 

  • T RexT Rex ✭✭✭

    I'm more SE Wales.  Woud like to do PCC at some point, although I would prefer to do it in one go rather than 3 marathons in 3 days, like JCC 'Oner'.

  • GeeeMGeeeM ✭✭✭

    I'm Cardiff EH - you'll find me at the Might Contain Nuts series, Cardiff Ultra, Born To Run ultra in Llanelli and various ultras in the South West area!

  • im from briton ferry,neath just signed up for the born to run ultra in llanelli my 1stimage

  • Booimage

  • ok JD,sorry update it will be my 3rd the BTRimageimage

  • Hi EH.

    I did my first Ultra in May this year - Brecon to Sophia Gardens along the Taff Trail (52m); then the JW Ultra (30m) in September. I'm entered into the Giant's Causeway (62m) in May 2014; the Great Glenn Ultra (72m) in July and Tour of Skiddaw (44m) in August. Plus a few marathons along the way too!!

    Good to hear from you....I'm in Penarth.

  • COm keep it going excellent runningimage

  • live in Swansea did born to run last year doing it again this year

  • Swansea imp see you there,ill be in my porthcawl runners vest come and have a chat.
  • will do griffo65 will be in road runners club vest

  • Yes mate ,not to long now,ive got the Moonlight Challenge on 15th February,my 1st night ultra ll!
  • Cath P, I am also from Penarth, how your doing, looking to do a ultra in September, 54 miles over the Brecon Beacons.

  • Welcome RS
  • Griffo good luck on your Moonlight challenge, Have done a few "Sleepwalker" races over the years, 20 miles over the BB in the dark, great fun.

  • Cheers Roy S,hope the weather improves lol.
  • Over Bridgend way. See you on the 29th March

  • Welcolme Wickles see you.on the 29th mateimage

  • good  luck sat griffo65


  • Cheers S,Imp not long nowimage

  • jenfjenf ✭✭✭

    thought I'd say hello!   I am training for my first ultra, - the Llanelli born to run.  I marshalled it last year and was inspired... but I'm feeling very nervous now!!!

  • hi Jenf run part of the route last week ,bynea to burry port but the swiss vally part seems to be tbe toughest lol anyway see you there dont worry too much we all fell like thatimage

  • Is there a rough idea on the amount of entrants for the born to run event?

  • Wickles,email them they great they will tell you.
  • jenfjenf ✭✭✭

    I did my 24miler up the swiss valley part a few weeks ago Griffo!!! It's a long pull up. Locals call it POD, path of doom/delight/dampness

    I'm doing my longest run next Saturday of 31miles. I'm sort of excited...

  • well done Jenf,excellent running,im doin( the Moonlight Challenge tomorrow night,my 1st Ultra of the yearimage

  • jenfjenf ✭✭✭

    good luck! hope the wind drops a bit for you!

  • Griffo, how did it go?

  • RS /Jenf what a solid Ultra hardest run ive done,but brilliantly organised by mike and the gang,finished in 7 hrs 46 mins,65 runners started 24 compleated the full distance of 32.75 miles i came in 20th although i took a 2mile detour on the last lap what a ass,that just about killed me,the conditions were horrendous,a couple of miles of foot deep muck,and a few really bad sections of water well over ankle deep ,but thats Ultras ,but saying all that brilliant event,well done Mile and the Gang.

  • jenfjenf ✭✭✭

    Llanelli will seem a walk in the park for you!  well done on finishing such a tough ultra.

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