The Wales Marathon 2015 Itinerary


There's loads going on at the Long Course Weekend - with the young talent competing in TAFFKids and the professionals and amateurs challenging for the glory of being Long Course Weekend champion!

So we've made things simple for you... to work out where you need to be and when you can see the best of the action, simply check out our itinerary of events below. Please be aware that details may change closer to the event.


Friday 3rd July

12:00 - 8:00pm - Registration Open (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
Only the athlete themselves may collect their race number/goodie bag and will be required to produce photographic identification when registering.

*Marathon & Half Marathon athletes are welcome to register on Friday, but priority will be given to Long Course and Swim athletes between 4:00-6:00pm.

12:00 - 8:00pm - Race Expo (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
The race expo is free to enter for athletes and the general public. It will showcase specialist swimming, cycling and running exhibitors and will be a great place to check out the latest products or update your kit.

12:00 - 8:00pm - Sports Massage (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
15-20 minute massage sessions will be available in the De Valence Pavilion.


Saturday 4th July

6:00am - 8:00pm - Registration Open (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
Only the athlete themselves may collect their race number/goodie bag and will be required to produce photographic identification when registering.

*Marathon & Half Marathon athletes are welcome to register on Saturday, but priority will be given to Sportive athletes between 6:00-11:00am.

9:00am - 9:00pm - Race Expo (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
The race expo is free to enter for athletes and the general public. It will showcase specialist swimming, cycling and running exhibitors and will be a great place to check out the latest products or update your kit.

9:00am - 9:00pm - Sports Massage (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
15 - 20 minute massage sessions will be available in the De Valence Pavilion.

6:00pm onwards - Pasta Party (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
The pasta party will take place in the De Valence Pavilion - to book your tickets, please call us on 01437 765 777


Sunday 5th July

7:00 - 9:00am - Registration Open - The Wales Marathon athletes ONLY (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)

*All Marathon athletes MUST register in the De Valence on Sunday, unless they have already registered on Friday or Saturday.

7:00am - 5:00pm - Sports Massage (De Valence, Upper Frog Street, Tenby)
15-20 minute massage sessions will be available.

9:00 - 11:00am - Registration Open - The Wales Half Marathon athletes ONLY (Pembroke Castle)

*All Half Marathon athletes MUST register in Pembroke Castle on Sunday, unless they have already registered in the De Valence on Friday or Saturday.

9:30am - Half Marathon Coaches leave
Coaches will leave for Pembroke with Half Marathon athletes and supporters

9:45am - Marathon Briefing (Tudor Square, Tenby)
All athletes must attend the pre-event safety briefing.

10:00am - THE WALES MARATHON (Tudor Square, Tenby)
Athletes will begin The Wales Marathon from Tudor Square at 10:00am and run towards Pembroke, where the Half Marathon athletes will start at midday. The cut off time for athletes is 4:00pm in Tudor Square, Tenby.

11:20am - Half Marathon Briefing (Pembroke Castle)
All athletes must attend the pre-event safety briefing.

11:40am - Half Marathon Parade (Pembroke Castle to Main Street, Pembroke)
Half Marathon Athletes leave Pembroke Castle with Samba Band for Half Marathon Parade to Start line.

12:00pm - THE WALES HALF MARATHON (Main Street, Pembroke)
Athletes will begin The Wales Half Marathon from Main Street at midday, running towards Tenby whilst taking in the spectacular scenery. The cut off time for athletes is 4:00pm in Tudor Square, Tenby.

12:30pm - First Athlete Back (Tudor Square, Tenby)
The first athlete will be expected back on Tudor Square at approximately this time.