Reasons you should go to Long Course Weekend

Long Course Weekend in Pembrokeshire is a renowned multi-sport event that attracts athletes and enthusiasts from around the world. And it’s not too late to come and see it!

Stunning Scenery
Pembrokeshire is known for its breathtaking coastal landscapes, rolling countryside, and charming villages. Long Course Weekend allows participants to experience these beautiful settings firsthand, making the event as visually rewarding as it is physically challenging.

Friday kicks off the weekend with The Wales Swim, one of the largest open-water swimming events in the UK. Saturday sees thousands of cyclists take on a choice of 112 mile, 72 mile or 40 mile courses set in the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Rounding up the weekend on Sunday is The Wales Marathon, The Wales Half Marathon, The Wales 10k and The Wales 5k all finishing with massive crowds back in Tenby.
Participants can choose to compete in all three events or select individual races, catering to different fitness levels and personal goals. If you fancy joining the impressive ranks, make sure you sign up for 2025.

Family-Friendly Event
Long Course Weekend is designed to be inclusive and family-friendly, with various activities and entertainment options for spectators of all ages. This ensures that everyone, from children to adults, can enjoy.

Supportive Community Atmosphere
This is the best bit! The event has a very strong sense of community, with participants, volunteers, and spectators all coming together to support each other.

The event is renowned for its excellent organisation, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Cultural Experience
Pembrokeshire is rich in history and culture, offering plenty to explore beyond the race. Participants and their families can visit historic sites like Pembroke Castle, St. David’s Cathedral, and charming hidden gems.

So, whether you’re an athlete seeking your next big challenge for 2025, or a supporter looking for a vibrant and supportive environment, this event has something for everyone.

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