Brackla Harriers

Club Championship Races

For the 2017/18 season we have extended the competition categories beyond the age adjusted Main Championship and Summer 5K Series to provide more balanced opportunity for our faster runners and improvers.

  • Main Championship 12 races chosen per season, best 6 from 12 races count
  • Summer 5K Series – 5 races chosen, best 3 from 5 count
  • Club Handicap 5K
  • Fastest Performances

Good luck all !


2017/18 Club Championship Races

12th May ’17     Porthkerry Park 5 (MT)

19th May ‘17     Cwm Ogwr 5Mile (Road), this is also a Bridgend County Running League (BCRL) race

15th July ‘17     Merthyr Mawr Trail (MT)

27th Aug ’17     Llantwit Major 10K (MT) unfortunately they didn’t have a beer tent…

1st Oct ’17         Cardiff Half Marathon (Road)

5th Nov ’17       Richard Burton 10K (Road)

17th Dec ’17      Cottrell Park 10K (MT)

1st Jan ’18        Prince of Wales (MT – if same course as last year)

14th Jan ’18     Corus Lakes XC (Road)

28th Jan ’18    Margam Park XC (MT)

18th Feb ’18     Llanelli Half (Road)

25th Feb ’18   Pontypool 10K Home Run

Top 5 male/female runners based on your best 6 results. Age adjusted times calculated using the Runners World formula.

The ‘Full Monty’ will be awarded to anybody completing 10 or more races out of the 12.

Cwm Ogwr 5M 19 May 2017


Summer 5k Series 2017

31st May ‘17     Methyr Mawr Lane 5K, this is also a BCRL race

19th July ’17     Kenfig Nature Reserve 5K, also BCRL

2nd Aug ’17      Summer Sizzler

12th Aug ’17     Porthcawl Park Run

2nd Sep ’17       Barry Island Bay Park Run

Top 3 male/female runners based on your best 3 results. Age adjusted times calculated using the Runners World formula.

Club Handicap 5K

12th Sep ’17      Ynysawdre Club Handicap 5K

Race Committee to set handicap times; Awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd male/female at Annual Presentation.

Fastest Performances

Awards will also be provided for the fastest male/female runner in each of the following categories:

  • Fastest 5K
  • Fastest 10K
  • Fastest Half Marathon

Race Committee to determine validity of races.

For a source of races held in Wales, the Welsh Athletics website is a place to go.

You can filter by Road, Track or off-road races.