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2023 Cardiff Cross Challenge Round-Up

The first major fixture of the British Cross Challenge series once again returned to Cardiff today for another fantastic renewal at Llandaff Fields in the heart of the city. Athletes of all ages from local clubs lined-up alongside international talents in the fixture which marked the third World Athletics Gold Label XC event. The slightly later … Continued

2023 Cardiff Cross Challenge Preview

The 26th edition of the prestigious Cardiff Cross Challenge returns to Llandaff Fields this Saturday. As one of the most sought-after events in the UK over 2,000 athletes from across the globe have entered to take part in the UK’s only World Athletics Cross Country Tour Gold Label Event. The 2023 edition includes the inaugural … Continued

Dragon Signs and Sportin Wales to sponsor the Cardiff Cross Challenge

This year’s prestigious Cardiff Cross Challenge will be supported by local Welsh businesses, Dragon Signs & Sportin Wales. This is in addition to the recently announced Elite Mile sponsors, Sportsshoes.com. The two businesses which form part of the Dragon Group will be sponsoring the 2023 Cardiff Cross Challenge which returns to Llandaff Fields, Cardiff for it’s 26th event on Saturday 11th November. Over 2000 athletes … Continued

SportsShoes Cardiff Cross Mile!

We are exciting to be hosting an Elite Cross Country Mile for the first time in Cardiff this year! The race will follow the same course as the general race and is hoping to boast a strong field of elite middle distance athletes from across the UK. The race also precedes the European short course … Continued

Cardiff Cross Challenge opens for entries

Entries have opened for the British Athletics Cardiff Cross Challenge on Saturday 16th October. Enter here The event will host the first fixture in the 2021-2022 Cross Challenge Series, making a welcome return to the calendar following the Covid-19 Pandemic. Previous winners in Cardiff include Welsh Athletes Dewi Griffiths, Charlie Hulson, Caryl Jones and Charlotte … Continued

No Cardiff Cross Challenge in 2020

The Cardiff Cross Challenge was sadly not able to take place on Saturday 10th October in 2020 because of the ongoing restrictions due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The event traditionally starts domestic racing in the UK as the first round of the British Athletics Cross Challenge Series. The races that were founded back in 1997 … Continued

Battle of former champions expected for Cardiff

Several former Champions and a host of competitive challengers will look to start their Cross Country season with victory at the Cardiff Cross Challenge on Saturday. The event at Llandaff Fields will host the first fixture in the British Athletics Cross Challenge Series and the first meeting in the John H Collins Gwent Cross Country … Continued